Sophomore Vocabulary

1. ethnography

2. juxtapose

3. paradox

4. paradigm

5. improvident

6. prowess

7. discern

8. imperious

9. emissary

10. capricious

11. incipient

12. brusque

13. deft

14. introspective

15. circumspect

16. specious

17. specter

18. feign

19. harbinger

20. guttural

21. pandemonium

22. voluble

23. dichotomy

24. impede

25. dire

26. compunction

27. mettle

28. palpable

29. equivocate

30. amiss

31. parricide

32. sundry

33. sacrilegious

34. usurper

35. purge

36. requisition

37. decorum

38. windfall

39. indefatigable

40. queue

41. billets

42. palatial

43. indignation

44. tact

45. obliterate

46. melancholy

47. gamut

48. discomfiture

49. convalescent

50. monotonous

51. dregs

52. insubordination

53. debauched

54. putrefaction

55. apoplexy

56. sallow

57. wanton

58. destitute

59. posterity

60. detritus

61. supplication

62. discordant

63. implore

64. rectify

65. obstinate

66. undulate

67. nebulous

68. transmute

69. Alliteration

70. Assonance

71. Hyperbole 

72. Onomatopoeia 

73. Understatement 

74. Anaphora 

75. Antithesis 

76. Apostrophe 

77. Chiasmus 

78. Euphemism 

79. Litotes 

80. Metonymy 

81. Oxymoron 

82. Synecdoche