Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adjective

Definitions: (adjective) Something that is ethnic describes a person’s race or nationality.

Examples: (adjective) The school has students from over 20 different ethnic backgrounds. (adjective) The Irish are the largest, but least visible, ethnic minority in Britain.

Synonyms: adjectives: racial, cultural, indigenous.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 C