Wiktionary:BNC spoken freq 04HWC

This list contains only headwords from the BNC1. The list has been vertically compressed so that it takes up less space and is easier to read.

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BNC1

Compressed, by headwords: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Compressed, by letter: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Only headwords: Long and Compressed

BNC2

Compressed, by headwords: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Compressed, by letter: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Only headwords: Long and Compressed

BNC3

Compressed, by headwords: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Compressed, by letter: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Only headwords: Long and Compressed

BNC4

Compressed, by headwords: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Compressed, by letter: A–E F–M N–R S–Z

Only headwords: Long and Compressed

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

AEdit

abandonabnormalabruptabsentabsorbacademyaccompanyaccordaccountableaccumulateacknowledgeacquireacreadministrationadoreadvocateaggravateaggregateagonyalealienalikeallegeallergyallianceallyalternateamateuramberambitionambitiousamendampleamplifyanaestheticangelankleantibioticanticipateantiqueanxietyanxiousanytimeappetiteapprenticeArabarcharchitectarchitecturearchivearisearithmeticarmourarseashassaultassertassetattributeauditauditionAustriaautomobileaxe

BEdit

backupbaconbafflebailballoonbandagebankruptbannerbasinbastardbatchbathebatteredbaybeeBelgiumbeneathbetraybewarebiasbillionbiologybitchblackboardblahblastbleachblobbluntbobbybowelbracebrewbribebridebrigadebroadcastbrowniebrowsebruisebrutebubblebudbulbbulgebulletbullshitbumbunbundlebungbungalowbureaubustedbuttbutterfly

CEdit

cabcageCaliforniacampuscandidcanvasscapitalistcaravancarboncaretakercarpentercarriagecarriagewaycarrotcartooncarvecatastrophecattlecautioncaveceasecellarcentimetrecerealchalkchancellorchaoschauffeurcheerfulchefchemistrycherrychestnutchillchinchoirchronicchurncigarcirculatecircusclampclassifyclauseclayclericalclingclobberclogcloutcokecolonycombcomiccommacommencecommendcommonsensecommunistcommutecompetentcomplementcomponentcomposecompoundcompulsoryconcludecondemncondomconductconformconfrontconscienceconscientiousconsequenceconserveconsistconsistencyconsoleconspireconstableconstituencyconstructcontemplatecontroversyconversionconvictcooperatecoppercorkcorncorruptcostumecounselcourtesycowboycrabcramcreasecreaturecrewcriticisecrocodilecrudecruisecrumblecrunchcuddlecurbcurrencycurriculumcursecurvecynical

DEdit

daledamdarlingdartdatabasedawndaytimedeandebitdecadedecaydeckdeclinededicatedefeatdeletedemolishdemondendentdentaldentistdepartdepositdepotdeprivedespairdespatchdeterdevastatedevicediamonddiarrhoeadicedieseldifferdifferentiatedigitaldimdisdiscdiscodiscarddischargedismissdisputedisruptdissolvedistinguishdistortdistractdivertdividenddocumentarydolldominodoomdownhilldrainagedubiousdumbdurationdustbindwell

EEdit

eagereagleelaborateelasticelegantelephantelevateencloseencounterendowenhanceenlargeenlightenenrolentailenterpriseenvisageenvyequationereerectessenceesteemeternaleternityethnicEuroevacuateevaporateevidentexceedexecutiveexpenditureexploitexploreexplosionextortextraordinaryeyesight

FEdit

fabricfabulousfagfairyfamefantasticfarcefatefeasiblefeastfederalfederateferryfestivalfibrefilthfinfiremanfistfiverfixtureflakeflatterfleshflickflingflipflourflourishfluctuatefluidflushfogforbidforeforemanforgeformerformulaforthcomingfoulfoxfragilefraudfrofuckfulfilfuse

GEdit

galegallgaugegazegelgemgendergenegeneralsgeneratorgigglegingingergirlfriendglareglenglobegoosegorgeousgossipgowngraduategraftgrannygrapegrategravegravelgravitygravygreasegridgrillgringritgrocerygrottygrovegrumbleguardianguidelineguildguineagulfgumgutter

HEdit

hackhalthandbaghandkerchiefhandouthandsomeharborhardyharshhastehatchhaulhazardheadquartersheapheathheavehelmetherbheritagehiyahoisthooverhormonehornhorridhorrifyinghosehousekeepinghoverhumhumpHungaryhunkhygienehysterical

IEdit

icebergidigniteillusionimitateimplementimplyimportimportanceincidentincurinevitableinfantinferiorinflateinformalingredientinhaleinkinnitinnocentinputinsertinstinctintegrateinteractinterchangeinterveneintimateintimidateinvadeinvasioninvertinvoiceinwardisolateIsraelitchivy

JEdit

jailjealousjerkjetJewjoinerjotjumperjunglejury

KEdit

Kenyakeyboardkiddykidnapkilokilometrekinkisskiteknitknuckle

LEdit

laglapselaserlasslatchLatinlatterlaunchleaseleatherleewaylegionlegislatelegitimatelemonlenslibertylicklifestylelimelinerlionliquidateliteracyliverloaflobbylongingloyalludicrousluncheonlurk

MEdit

machomagistratemagnificentmagnifymaidmanifestomanipulatemarathonmaritalmashmassagematmaternitymattmechanismmedalmediamedicationmegamenacemercurymergemetroMexicomickeymicroscopemileagemilkmanmincemineralministrymintmischiefmistressmodemodestmodifymonkmonkeymopmossmotorcyclemouldmsmuddlemushroommustardmutual

NEdit

nannynativenavynegligentnetworknominatenoonNorwaynotionnovel

OEdit

objectiveobsessoceanoffhandoffsetongoingonionoperaopponentoptoptimistornamentoutletoutlineoutlookoutputoutrightoutstandingoverflowoverlapoverloadoverlookoverseasowtoxygen

PEdit

palacepamphletpantomimepantsparadiseparticipantparticipatepassportpatronpeapearpedalpedestrianpeerpegpenalisepenetrateperceiveperfumeperishperkperpetualpersistpersonnelperspectivepestpetitionpettyphphilosophyphrasephysicspicklepicnicpillpillarpillowpioneerplanetplankpleadplumpoachpoetpolyponyporchporkportableportraitportrayPortugalpostmanpovertyprecautionpreciousprejudicepremiumpresencepreservepresidentpriestprimarypriorprivacyprivatiseprobationprofessionprofessorprofileproneproppropositionprosecuteprosperprotestprovinceprovisionprovisionalprunepublicationpublicizepulsepuncturepunterpursuepursuit

QEdit

quizquantity

REdit

racialradarradiatorrafflerageraidramblerampraperapidrashravereaprearrangereceiverreciterecollectrecyclereelrefinereformrefrainrefundrefurbishrehabilitatereignremainderremedyreopenrepayrepublicresentresolutionresolverespectiverestrainresumeretainrevenuereverendrevertreviewreviverevolveribriceridgerigrigidriperippleroastrobinrodroguerugruralrustrustle

SEdit

sacredsalesmansalmonsanesaucesawnscandalscarscatterscenarioscissorssconescoopscramblesecondhandsectorseepseminarsentimentsequenceserialsermonsevershaftShakespeareshallowshareholdershattershepherdshillingshitshorthandshortsshrinkshufflesighsimultaneousskateskiskimskirtslackslamslaughterslingslipperyslopslopeslumpsoapsociablesocketsoftwaresowspadespecifyspectacularspectrumspiderspikespokesmanspontaneoussquadsquealstaggerstaircasestaplestarkstaticstationarystationerstatisticstatutorysteakstemstewstewardstingstipulatestockingstokestoreystrandstraystrivestubstudstudiostumblesubmarinesubmitsubscribesubsequentsuitcasesummarysummatsummonsunsetsuperiorsupremesurplussurrendersustainswellswiftswordsyndrome

TEdit

tangletarmactaskteddytediousteentelegraphtemperedtempletenantterritoryterrortextiletheftthemethereaboutsthornthrashthreadthrustthumptilttoasttobaccotoleratetolltomatotonictowtractortrailertramtramptransacttraumatraumatictraytrebletrektrendtribunaltributetrimtripletrottrunktucktummytumourtuppenceturnovertutor

UEdit

uglyumbrellauncleunderlieundermineuniverseurbanusageutter

VEdit

valevalleyvarnishventilateventurevergeverifyversaversatileverticalviablevigorousviolinvisavitaminvocabulary

WEdit

wafflewanwardenwarywaxwealthweavewebwedgeweldwellswhalewhizwhoawholesalewindingwitwitchwithstandwoowoodworkworshipwrinklewrit

XEdit

(none)

YEdit

yield

ZEdit

zzip

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