Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 11:26 AM
Site: Havering College
Course: LRC Library (LRC Library)
Glossary: Word of the Day
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Accumulate

verb; to gather together or acquire an increasing number or quantity of something

Acquiesce

verb; to agree and not object to something

Adversarial

adjective; involving or characterized by conflict or opposition

Aftermath

noun; consequences or after-effects of a significant unpleasant event

Alliteration

noun; a group of words beginning with the same letter or sound e.g. slithering snakes slide sideways

Allocation

noun; a part that is allocated; a share

Analogy

noun; similarity, describing a thing or situation by using examples from similar or parallel cases

Analysis

noun; the detailed examination of the elements or structure of something

Anglophile

noun; person who is fond of or greatly admires England or Britain

Anomaly

noun; something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or expected