Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun, adjective

Definitions: (noun) A military is armed forces. (adjective) If something is military, it is a characteristic of people in the armed forces.

Examples: (noun) It’s not the job of the military to make government policy. (adjective) The country launched a military invasion against its neighbours. (adjective) Sick soldiers go to the military hospital.

Synonyms: adjectives: army, martial, militant. nouns: army, navy, troops.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 9 C