Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If you undertake something, you start to do it.

Examples: (verb) Britain has undertaken a review of its aid to countries in Asia. (verb) He is in charge of the research and has undertaken this work largely on his own.

Synonyms: verbs: begin, initiate.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 C