answers_quiz6

Academic Vocabulary List 6

Alphabetical list of words and meanings

Word

bake

barrel

bat

chew

fold

hanger

log

melt

owe

rinse

sand

sheet

soak

spill

spoil

squeeze

swallow

swing

wrap

yawn

Definition, meaning

to cook in an oven

a large round container used for holding great amounts of liquid

a small, furry mammal which flies at night

to cut and grind with the teeth

to lay or bend something over upon itself

a device upon which clothing is hung

a fallen tree trunk or bulky piece of timber

to reduce from a solid to a liquid by heat

to be under obligation or indebted to someone

to cleanse with water after washing with soap

a grainy type of soil found on beaches

a large thin cloth which can be spread on a bed

to immerse or drench in water or other liquid

to allow something to fall or run out of a vessel or container

to make the quality of something worse

to compress; press closely, usually for extracting juice

to move food or drinks down the throat

to move back and forth, sway

to cover with paper,cloth, or plastic

open the mouth in an expression of sleepiness

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 6 for quiz matching words and definitions.