Academic Words for Success at School (Top 1000+ Terms from New Academic Word List)/
Advanced Deck 12

Advanced Deck 12

Total: 20 words

thereby

adverb

by that means; because of that

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bizarre

adjective

strange or unusual

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virtue

noun

moral goodness or a specific good quality of someone or something

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resemble

verb

to be similar to or look like something or someone

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technically

adverb

in an exact and particular manner

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simultaneously

adverb

at the same time as

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randomly

adverb

with no pattern or clear purpose; by chance

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strictly

adverb

restricted to something

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adverse

adjective

unlikely to produce a favorable or successful result; harmful or unpleasant

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regime

noun

a method or system of government or of ​organizing or managing something

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superior

adjective

higher in rank, quality, ability, value, or amount

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emperor

noun

a man who rules an empire

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transmission

noun

an electronic signal that has been sent by radio waves; a force that has been transferred from one machine to another

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fringe

noun

the border or outer edges of something, such as places, groups, or clothes

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subtle

adjective

hard to notice, as in not obvious, not aggressive; using indirect methods or strategies that aren't obvious to achieve something

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aluminum

noun

very light silvery-white metal used to make cans

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barrel

noun

a large cylindrical container with a bulging center and flat ends, usually made of wood or metal

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validity

noun

the state of being true, logical, and factually sound

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tremendous

adjective

very great or large in amount, degree, extent, intensity, or size

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hierarchy

noun

the classification of a group of people according to ability or to economic, social, or professional standing

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