Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) Media is plural of medium. A medium is a way of communicating information or art. (noun) The media are the news sources and the people behind them.

Examples: (noun) Companies use music, pictures and other media to sell their products. (noun) The country’s media often ignores international news. (noun) The media have been too accepting of the government’s arguments.

Synonyms: nouns: news, publishing, communications.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 7 E