Academic Vocabulary List 13

Academic Vocabulary List 13

Alphabetical list of words and meanings

Word

ardor

blissful

cite

condominium

confront

evaluate

issue

parlance

poll

premarital

proportion

region

relationship

release

reluctance

survey (noun)

survey (verb)

therapy

unflattering

wed

Definition, meaning

with great intensity

extremely happy

give reference to

individual home within a building of similar homes

raise an issue directly and argumentatively

give feedback

things that need to be discussed

language, usually used by a particular group

survey from the general population

before marriage

segment or section, percentage of the whole

area, location

social connection between people

set free, allow to go out

hesitation, unwillingness to do something

a questionnaire, or a report showing results of a poll

ask questions to find out people’s opinions

professional psychological counseling

not in a complimentary way

get married

Note: These are general meanings for the words. You may encounter other definitions depending on context.
Check a dictionary for other meanings.

For matching exercise, see Vocabulary Matching Exercise 13.
See also You’re a Pain, but Let’s Get Married Anyway for words in context.