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Academic Vocabulary List 12




Words and definitions

See also: Master list
Other Academic Vocabulary Lists
Matching exercises


Alphabetical list of words and meanings

Word

bounce
cream
dessert
dip
fur
harvest
jam
magician
pounding
puppet
rendezvous
revenue
sample
seal
supply
toss
trampoline
trapper
treat
walrus

Definition, meaning

spring or leap like a ball
thick, fluffy milk based product
sweet dish served after a meal
put lightly into water or liquid
thick animal hair
gather crops at the end of growing season
sweet preserved fruit spread
one who performs illusions
beating, hitting repeatedly
doll or toy which can be animated by manipulation
meeting at a pre-arranged place
earnings, income from a business
try or test food for taste
an aquatic mammal prized for its fur
materials kept in stock for future use
throw lightly
athletic equipment used for jumping into the air
person who catches wild animals for a living
special delight
large seal-like mammal with tusks

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 12.
See also Anchorage Fur Rendezvous and California Strawberry Festival for words in context. 


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