5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 14
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
alternate verb Both of you must alternate driving. to do or execute by turns
adj. He was an alternate delegate. substitute
alternative noun The alternative is not a good choice. serving or used in place of another; substitute
although conj. I was there although I did not speak. regardless of the fact; even though
altitude noun The altitude was 7867 meters. the height of a thing above sea level
altogether adv. There was altogether 5000 people. with all included or counted; in total
aluminum noun. Aluminum is used in airplanes symbol Al
always adv. They will be friends always. for all time; forever
adv. We can always quit if we're unhappy. at any time; in any event
adv. She ia always late for work. at all times
A.M. abbr. It was 6:00 A.M. in the morning. before noon
amateur adj. She was an amateur photographer. not professional
noun At writing books, he was an amateur. beginner; not professional