B2/C1 Vocabulary: Creativity and Invention

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A-F
 abandon (v)  abstract  accumulation  adapt(ation)  adjust(ment)  applaud(ed)  appropriate (adj)  artistic  arts    award (n +v)  aware(ness) back to/against the wall backer bureaucracy blueprint borrowed brand new bridge the gap budget (n + adj) carry out (phr v) collaborative come across (phr v) compete competition competitive compromise (n + v) concentration copyright costing craft(sman) critical dawn on someone (phr v) dedication design(er) designate (dis)advantage drawing board draw upon employ enable experienced experiment (n + v) expertise exquisite failure feedback fierce (competition) financing flash flaw   focus follow up (phr v) frenetic fund (n + v) funding

G-P
gadget genius genre get off the ground get the go ahead grant (n) headset hologram holographic hypothesis hypothesize imagination imaginative improbable improvement improvisation improvise inferior infringement innovate innovation innovative inspiration inspired judge (n + v) lack (n + v) lacking (adj) launch luxury make do with (phr v) make up for (phr v) maquette marketing mind map modification modify multi-layered niche novel (adj) on loan out of the blue overlook panel pass up (phr v) patent patronage perceive perception phase plagiarise plagiarism practicality precision pressurize probability problematic process prolific promotion proposal prototype pure chance

R--W
red tape registered rejection repay rethink rip off (n + v) run out of scientific script sell like hot cakes sequence setback shelve (v) shot in the dark sketch (n + v) solve spin off (n) stage store (n + v) strategy structure stylistic succeed success(ful) superior support (n + v) take sb/sth by storm take into consideration take over from (phr v) take to the cleaners take up (phr v) technical(ly) technical hitch technique technology technological(ly) theoretical(ly) theorize theory time frame toy around with trademark tweak (n + v) ultimatum unconscious unlikely unprecedented unworkable variable visionary warehouse well-received working model