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Academic Vocabulary List 14




Words and definitions

See also: Master list
Other Academic Vocabulary Lists
Matching exercises


Alphabetical list of words and meanings

Word

banknote
cope
dent
desperate
ensure
exhausted
gallery
generous
hop
instinct
lack
lecturer
mathematics
perceive
province
punish
reinforce
significantly
stow
transfer

Definition, meaning

paper money or currency
handle or deal with a difficult situation
weaken, lessen the value of something, usually by hitting
without hope
make certain, insure
extremely tired
place where art is displayed for the public
giving unselfishly, usually large amounts
jump a short distance, sometimes on one foot
natural or innate ability
absence, deficiency
a university professor
course subject dealing with numbers and calculations
sense, notice, observe through the senses
a designated political area within a country; similar to a state
impose a penalty for wrongful behavior
give support to, strengthen
in an important or meaningful way
put something in a small space for storage
change vehicles or methods of transportation en route to one’s destination

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 14. for words in context.

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