Policy is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.
- (countable & uncountable) A policy is an official rule or idea that explain how to act in certain situations.
- The college policy is that teachers may not have any sexual relationship with students.
- The government is suggesting a significant change in economic policy.
- In at least one case there was a deliberate policy decision not to involve the police.
- The policy at the movie theater said we should turn on phones off and be quiet, during the movie.