Academic is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.
- An academic topic, lecture, idea, etc., is one that is connected to education.
- The academic staff at the college generally don't teach during the summer.
- There is a lot of political disagreement about it, but there is general academic agreement.
- (countable) An academic is a researcher or university teacher.
- The government has begun jailing journalists and banning academics from travel.
- The book is very popular for one written by an academic.
- (plural only) Academics is the part of school related to learning.
- This class was strong in every aspect of their schooling, including academics, athletics and extracurricular activities.