Academic Vocabulary List 1
Alphabetical list of words and meanings
a narrow passageway or street
desire to eat
brag; say great things about yourself
a general name for “cows”
hard, uninteresting labor
boring, not exciting; not bright or sharp
on the whole
huge, large, enormous
break out of an egg
without covering or clothing
upset, very mad
the suburbs, area around a city
someone who sells things
small part or section
wander, walk around without direction
have difficulty doing something; fight
get bigger, enlarge
improve the quality of something
Note: These are general meanings for the words. You may encounter other definitions depending on context.
Check a dictionary for other meanings.
See Academic Vocabulary Exercise 1 for quiz matching words and definitions.