Grade 11 Spelling List

Grade 11 students normally face SAT or ACT tests to apply for colleges and universities; they must prepare stronger vocabulary to get better score. The 11th grade spelling list, which has built-in spelling exercise feature and examples from classic literature, is an ideal supplement for them to enrich vocabulary skill, especially for writing tests.
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 Grade 11 Spelling Words by List
Most of grade 11 students kick off preparing SAT or ACT, if they are planning to apply for colleges or universities. In either SAT or ACT vocabulary skill plays a critical role to impact the final score. This 11th grade spelling list is a supplement resource for test takers to enrich English vocabulary level, especially it helps to polish essays in writing tests. So even if you didn't build spelling vocabulary before, now it's time to start the tough task unless you don't care your test score and college admission. The grade 11 spelling list is with definitions and examples, and supported by lots of online exercises and printable worksheets in PDF and HTML format. Easy to start and handy to run.

The 11th grade spelling list shows all words in 8 sub-lists on one page. You can view them quickly. Initially the definitions are hidden. If you want to get explanation of one word, click it, then an overlay will show you the definition. Besides, you can also download grade 11 spelling list PDFs from the same page.

In addition to the list PDFs, other printable worksheets and interactive functionalities are available to trigger from right panel. By quick entrance, you can run online exercises, like word spelling and definition matching, or download/print PDF or HTML materials of this spelling list.
Grade 11 Spelling List 1   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
abash
abate
abdicate
aberration
abject
abnegate
abortive
abridge
absolve
abstinent
abstruse
abysmal
accolade
accost
acerbic
acquiesce
acrimonious
acumen
adamant
adherent
admonish
adulation
aesthetic
aesthetics
affectation
affinity
affluent
aggregate
agnostic
alacrity
alleviate
allusion
altruism
ambience
ameliorate
amenity
amiable
antithesis
apathetic
aphorism
ardent
attrition
atypical
august
auspicious
authoritative
avow
awry
banal
bastion
belabor
blasphemy
blithe
Grade 11 Spelling List 2   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
blurb
bourgeois
brevity
broach
bureaucracy
burgeon
burlesque
cadence
cajole
callow
candor
capricious
castigate
catharsis
catholic
caustic
celibacy
cervical
charisma
charlatan
choleric
choreography
circumspect
clarion
clemency
coalesce
cognizant
cohesion
complacent
complicity
compression
concise
concord
concurrence
concurrent
condone
conjure
connoisseur
consecrate
consonant
consort
consul
contagion
contemptuous
contentious
contingent
continuance
contradictory
convivial
copious
covert
criterion
culminate
Grade 11 Spelling List 3   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
cynic
dearth
debauchery
decimate
decorous
deference
definitive
deleterious
delineate
delineation
delude
demagogue
denizen
deplorable
deposition
depravity
depreciation
derision
derivative
destitute
dictum
diffident
dispensation
disquiet
dissension
dissipate
diversity
docile
dogma
dogmatic
domesticity
domination
eclectic
edify
effusion
egocentric
elevation
elicit
elusive
emergent
eminent
empirical
emulate
engender
enigma
entreaty
ephemeral
epiphany
epitome
equanimity
equitable
equivocal
erudite
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espouse
evanescent
evangelical
exacerbate
exalted
exonerate
expatriate
expediency
expedite
expressive
extradition
fabrication
facetious
faction
farcical
fecund
felicity
ferocity
fetter
fidelity
fiduciary
finesse
flagrant
flamboyant
flimsy
flout
foment
forthright
fortuitous
furtively
futurist
garrulous
gesticulate
grandiose
gregarious
grisly
guile
hackneyed
heyday
hiatus
hierarchy
homogenous
hyperbole
ideology
idiosyncrasy
idyllic
ignominy
illicit
impeccable
impetuous
implement
inane
incense
Grade 11 Spelling List 5   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
incisive
incorrigible
indemnify
indigenous
indigent
indignant
indulgence
ineffable
inexhaustible
infinitesimal
infinity
inflammation
infusion
ingratitude
innate
innumerable
inordinate
insidious
insinuate
insipid
insolence
insolent
instigator
insurgent
integral
integrate
interdict
intrinsic
introversion
inundate
inversion
irreducible
jaded
judicious
jurisprudence
kinetic
laconic
languish
latency
laud
laureate
legislative
levee
liberalism
linguistic
linguistics
loquacious
lucid
lugubrious
machination
magnanimous
malleable
matriculate
Grade 11 Spelling List 6   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
maudlin
maxim
mayhem
mendicant
metamorphosis
metaphysical
milieu
militia
minutiae
misanthropic
mollify
monsieur
moot
morose
mortify
mulatto
mundane
myriad
narcissism
nebulous
nefarious
nepotism
neural
nihilism
nocturnal
nostalgia
novel
noxious
nuance
obdurate
obstinacy
occult
officious
onerous
optics
opulent
orthodox
orthodoxy
ostentatious
pacify
palette
palpable
paltry
panacea
paradigm
paradox
parity
parody
parse
patent
patriarch
patrician
paucity
Grade 11 Spelling List 7   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
peccadillo
pedagogy
pedantic
pedestrian
pedigree
pejorative
penchant
penitent
peremptory
perennial
peripatetic
periphery
permeate
pernicious
perturb
pervasive
pivotal
platitude
plebeian
plenary
plethora
polarize
posse
posterior
postulate
potency
pragmatic
precept
preclude
preeminent
premise
pristine
profuse
promiscuous
prosaic
putative
querulous
ramification
rationale
rebuke
recalcitrant
recede
recondite
redolent
refute
reiterate
relegate
relinquish
renaissance
renounce
repercussion
reprisal
reprove
Grade 11 Spelling List 8   Show Spelling with Definition Print Spelling List PDF
repudiate
resolute
respite
reticent
revere
rogue
saffron
salient
salutary
samovar
sanctimonious
sanguine
sardonic
scrupulous
secular
seismic
sentient
serendipity
servile
sloth
sordid
squander
stagnation
static
staunch
stigmatize
surfeit
surrogate
tantamount
temerity
temperate
tenable
tenacious
tenuous
tirade
touchstone
tout
unctuous
urbane
usurp
vapid
venerate
verisimilitude
vernacular
vestige
vex
viable
vicarious
vilify
vindicate
virulent
volatile
wanton
wistful
zealous