NGSL by Frequency 2201-2400

Start learning with an activity...

  • Practice

    Answer a few questions on each word. Get one wrong? We'll ask some follow-up questions. Use it to prep for your next quiz!
  • Spelling Bee

    Test your spelling acumen. See the definition, listen to the word, then try to spell it correctly. Beat your last streak, or best your overall time. Spellers of the world, untie!
  • Vocabulary Jam

    Compete head-to-head in real-time to see which team can answer the most questions correctly. Start a Jam and invite your friends and classmates to join!

Explore the Words

definitions & notes only words
  1. reverse
    change to the contrary
  2. mode
    how something is done or how it happens
  3. mirror
    polished surface that forms images by reflecting light
  4. awful
    exceptionally bad or displeasing
  5. pose
    assume a bearing as for artistic purposes
  6. adjust
    alter or regulate so as to conform to a standard
  7. creative
    having the ability or power to invent or make something
  8. nowadays
    in these times
  9. poem
    a composition in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines
  10. agricultural
    relating to or used in or promoting farming
  11. competitor
    the contestant you hope to defeat
  12. alcohol
    a volatile compound made by distillation
  13. festival
    an organized series of acts and performances
  14. vegetable
    any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower
  15. van
    a closed railroad car that carries baggage or freight
  16. confident
    having or marked by assurance
  17. planet
    a celestial body that revolves around the sun
  18. curve
    the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes
  19. knee
    hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella
  20. overcome
    win a victory over
  21. web
    an intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving
  22. depth
    the extent downward or backward or inward
  23. entrance
    something that provides access to get in
  24. log
    a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches
  25. giant
    any creature of exceptional size
  26. god
    any supernatural being worshipped as controlling the world
  27. portion
    something determined in relation to a thing that includes it
  28. substance
    the real physical matter of which a person or thing consists
  29. extensive
    large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
  30. interpret
    make sense of; assign a meaning to
  31. independence
    freedom from control or influence of another or others
  32. sugar
    a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener
  33. inner
    located inward
  34. harm
    any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
  35. consult
    seek information from
  36. pink
    of a light shade of red
  37. shadow
    a dark shape created by an object blocking a source of light
  38. strip
    take off or remove
  39. smooth
    having a surface free from roughness or irregularities
  40. intervention
    the act of interposing one thing between or among others
  41. impress
    have a powerful and usually positive effect on
  42. exam
    a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge
  43. vice
    a specific form of evildoing
  44. radical
    far beyond the norm
  45. similar
    having the same or nearly the same characteristics
  46. behave
    act in a certain manner
  47. loud
    characterized by sound of great volume or intensity
  48. dimension
    a construct distinguishing objects or individuals
  49. subsequent
    following in time or order
  50. infection
    the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
  51. jacket
    a short coat
  52. efficiency
    skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort
  53. dirty
    soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
  54. statistic
    a datum that can be represented numerically
  55. regularly
    in a regular manner
  56. resort
    have recourse to
  57. iron
    a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element
  58. broadcast
    disseminate over the airwaves, as in radio or television
  59. membership
    the state of being one of the persons in a social group
  60. bread
    food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
  61. blind
    unable to see
  62. pure
    free of extraneous elements of any kind
  63. bloody
    having or covered with or accompanied by blood
  64. ally
    a friendly nation
  65. quantity
    how much there is or how many there are of something
  66. bend
    form a curve
  67. mature
    having reached full natural growth or development
  68. brief
    of short duration or distance
  69. alarm
    a device signaling the occurrence of some undesirable event
  70. disturb
    move deeply
  71. sustain
    lengthen or extend in duration or space
  72. flood
    the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto land
  73. poverty
    the state of having little or no money and possessions
  74. crazy
    affected with madness or insanity
  75. cite
    make reference to
  76. newly
    very recently
  77. parallel
    being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting
  78. gender
    the biological or cultural traits associated with one sex
  79. sponsor
    an advocate who presents a person
  80. boot
    footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg
  81. accurate
    characterized by perfect conformity to fact or truth
  82. dealer
    someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
  83. button
    a round fastener sewn to shirts and coats
  84. burden
    weight to be carried or borne
  85. desert
    leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch
  86. mate
    a person's partner in marriage
  87. occasionally
    now and then or here and there
  88. shareholder
    someone who owns stock in a corporation
  89. bowl
    a round vessel that is open at the top
  90. discovery
    the act of finding something
  91. resistance
    any mechanical force that tends to slow or oppose motion
  92. bath
    a large open container filled with water to wash the body
  93. frequency
    the number of occurrences within a given time period
  94. criticize
    point out real or perceived flaws
  95. tap
    strike lightly
  96. philosophy
    the rational investigation of existence and knowledge
  97. lip
    either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking
  98. attribute
    a quality belonging to or characteristic of an entity
  99. apologize
    acknowledge faults or shortcomings or failing
  100. approval
    the formal act of giving agreement or permission
  101. grab
    take or seize suddenly
  102. entitle
    give the right to
  103. lend
    give temporarily; let have for a limited time
  104. involvement
    the act of sharing in the activities of a group
  105. exposure
    the state of being vulnerable to something
  106. conventional
    following accepted customs and proprieties
  107. digital
    relating to or performed with the fingers
  108. translate
    restate from one language into another language
  109. edit
    prepare for publication or presentation by revising
  110. formation
    the act of establishing or creating something
  111. deposit
    the act of putting something somewhere
  112. pleasant
    being in harmony with your taste or likings
  113. overseas
    beyond or across the ocean
  114. advocate
    a person who pleads for a person, cause, or idea
  115. establishment
    the act of forming something
  116. summary
    a brief statement that presents the main points
  117. rough
    having or caused by an irregular surface
  118. pen
    a writing implement with a point from which ink flows
  119. recovery
    return to an original state
  120. seal
    fastener consisting of a resin that is plastic when warm
  121. tube
    a hollow cylindrical shape
  122. tower
    a structure taller than its diameter
  123. characterize
    be typical of
  124. specify
    be particular about
  125. exact
    marked by strict and complete accordance with fact
  126. spin
    revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
  127. operator
    an agent that operates some apparatus or machine
  128. infant
    a very young child who has not yet begun to walk or talk
  129. dig
    turn up, loosen, or remove earth
  130. drag
    pull, as against a resistance
  131. mount
    go up, advance, or increase
  132. wrap
    cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person
  133. anticipate
    regard something as probable or likely
  134. dependent
    a person who relies on another person for support
  135. specialize
    become more focused on an area of activity or field of study
  136. angle
    the space between two lines or planes that intersect
  137. chicken
    a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs
  138. anxiety
    a vague unpleasant emotion in anticipation of a misfortune
  139. virus
    infectious agent that replicates itself within living hosts
  140. precisely
    in a sharply exact manner
  141. rival
    the contestant you hope to defeat
  142. offense
    a failure to show regard for others
  143. detect
    discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
  144. teenager
    a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
  145. admire
    feel high regard for
  146. moderate
    marked by avoidance of extravagance or extremes
  147. surgery
    science treating disease or injury by operative procedures
  148. musician
    someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
  149. significance
    the quality of being important
  150. shower
    a brief period of precipitation
  151. illegal
    prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules
  152. charity
    an institution set up to provide help to the needy
  153. universal
    applicable to or common to all members of a group or set
  154. cigarette
    finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking
  155. constitute
    form or compose
  156. adequate
    having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task
  157. consultant
    an expert who gives advice
  158. historian
    a person who is an authority on the past and who studies it
  159. cousin
    the child of your aunt or uncle
  160. visual
    relating to or using sight
  161. stupid
    lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity
  162. keen
    intense or sharp
  163. ethnic
    distinctive of the ways of living of a group of people
  164. twin
    either of two offspring born at the same time from the same pregnancy
  165. clinical
    relating to or based on direct observation of patients
  166. eastern
    lying toward or situated in the east
  167. forecast
    a prediction about how something will develop
  168. segment
    one of several parts that fit with others to make a whole
  169. custom
    accepted or habitual practice
  170. adapt
    make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose
  171. sand
    a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
  172. cap
    a tight-fitting headdress
  173. prompt
    according to schedule or without delay
  174. charm
    attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates
  175. react
    show a response to something
  176. lecture
    a speech that is open to the public
  177. venture
    an undertaking with an uncertain outcome
  178. compound
    a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts
  179. rescue
    free from harm or evil
  180. mess
    a state of confusion and disorderliness
  181. preference
    the right or chance to choose
  182. comprehensive
    including all or everything
  183. incentive
    a positive motivational influence
  184. league
    an association of states or individuals for common action
  185. dialog
    a conversation between two persons
  186. cream
    the part of milk containing the butterfat
  187. rapid
    characterized by speed
  188. cancel
    declare null and void
  189. regret
    feel sorry for; be contrite about
  190. dismiss
    stop associating with
  191. margin
    the boundary line or area immediately inside the boundary
  192. beneath
    in or to a place that is lower
  193. opponent
    someone who offers resistance
  194. resist
    withstand the force of something
  195. capability
    the quality of being able to do something
  196. absolute
    perfect or complete or pure
  197. correspond
    take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to
  198. stroke
    a single complete movement
  199. dare
    a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy
  200. barrier
    a structure or object that impedes free movement
Created on June 27, 2017 (updated June 27, 2017)

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.