Academic Vocabulary List 13

Alphabetical list of words and meanings

Word Definition, meaning
ardor with great intensity
blissful extremely happy
cite give reference to
condominium individual home within a building of similar homes
confront raise an issue directly and argumentatively
evaluate give feedback
issue things that need to be discussed
parlance language, usually used by a particular group
poll survey from the general population
premarital before marriage
proportion segment or section, percentage of the whole
region area, location
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
wed  get married 

Note: These are general meanings for the words. You may encounter other definitions depending on context.
Check a dictionary for other meanings.