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achieve

Type: verb Definitions: (verb) If you achieve success or a goal, you have completed what you planned to do. Examples: (verb) It is important to have a good routine if you want to achieve your goals. (verb) She achieved a grade of 98% in her English class. Synonyms:...

assistance

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) If you give someone or something assistance, you give help or support. Examples: (noun) The assistance that some teachers provide is invaluable. (noun) The government now also provide financial assistance to single mothers. Synonyms:...

commission

Type: verb, noun Definitions: (verb) If you commission someone to do or create something, you formally ask them to do it. (noun) A commission is money that a salesperson receives for each sale. (noun) A commission is a group of people who work together to research or...

computer

Type: noun Definitions: A computer is a machine that helps you store, organize, and use information. Examples: If you’re looking at a web page, you must be using a computer. Synonyms: device Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 2...

consumer

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) A consumer is someone who buys or uses goods or services. Examples: (noun) Our society has become very consumer based. (noun) Consumer demand for large cars has dropped with the increase in gasoline prices. Synonyms: nouns: buyer,...

evaluation

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) evaluation is the process of making a judgement. Examples: (noun) After the problem was found, the company began an internal evaluation of the management. (noun) If a teacher doesn’t know the student well, it makes the evaluation...

final

Type: noun, adjective Definitions: (noun) The final is the last game or contest. (adjective) The final thing is the last one. Examples: (noun) Last week Brazil beat Germany in the semi-final. Tonight they play Italy in the final. (adjective) Today is the final day to...

item

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) An item is a particular thing that is separate from other things. Examples: (noun) There are a number of items here that must be studied. (noun) The first item to discuss at today’s meeting is the noise from the new road. Synonyms:...

normal

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) When someone is back to normal, they are healthier and no longer sick. (adjective) A normal thing or situation is one that is typical, not special. Examples: (adjective) I am glad he is back to normal after one week of the flu....

positive

Type: noun, adjective Definitions: (noun) A positive is a good thing or part of something. (adjective) If a test result is positive, the test found what it was testing for. (adjective) If you are positive about something, you are sure that you are not mistaken....

regulation

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) Regulation is the process of controlling something, usually with rules. (noun) A regulation is a rule or a control. Examples: (noun) The government is reducing regulation of the airlines. (noun) The company has recently imposed new...

text

Type: verb, noun Definitions: (verb) If you text someone, you send them a message on their phone. (noun) Text is written language (often academic). Examples: (verb) Will you text me tomorrow? (noun) The official text did not deny that there was a major corruption...