Academic Vocabulary List 13
Alphabetical list of words and meanings
|ardor||with great intensity|
|cite||give reference to|
|condominium||individual home within a building of similar homes|
|confront||raise an issue directly and argumentatively|
|issue||things that need to be discussed|
|parlance||language, usually used by a particular group|
|poll||survey from the general population|
|proportion||segment or section, percentage of the whole|
|relationship||social connection between people|
|release||set free, allow to go out|
|reluctance||hesitation, unwillingness to do something|
|survey (noun)||a questionnaire, or a report showing results of a poll|
|survey (verb)||ask questions to find out people’s opinions|
|therapy||professional psychological counseling|
|unflattering||not in a complimentary way|
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.