Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: discourse marker

Definitions: We use moreover to add a statement that agrees with our previous statement.

Examples: (discourse marker) Music is often used to reduce stress. Moreover, it can stimulate the brain to think creatively. (discourse marker) Music is often used to reduce stress. It can, moreover, stimulate the brain to think creatively.

Synonyms: discourse markers: in addition, furthermore, additionally.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 20 A