Academic Vocabulary List 12
|bounce||spring or leap like a ball|
|cream||thick, fluffy milk based product|
|dessert||sweet dish served after a meal|
|dip||put lightly into water or liquid|
|fur||thick animal hair|
|harvest||gather crops at the end of growing season|
|jam||sweet preserved fruit spread|
|magician||one who performs illusions|
|pounding||beating, hitting repeatedly|
|puppet||doll or toy which can be animated by manipulation|
|rendezvous||meeting at a pre-arranged place|
|revenue||earnings, income from a business|
|sample||try or test food for taste|
|seal||an aquatic mammal prized for its fur|
|supply||materials kept in stock for future use|
|trampoline||athletic equipment used for jumping into the air|
|trapper||person who catches wild animals for a living|
|walrus||large seal-like mammal with tusks|
These are general meanings for the words. You may encounter other definitions depending on context.
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