Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary entries. Click on the T button in an entry to review the synonyms and related words for that meaning.more
I gave the waiter my card.
She produced her Visa card and paid the bill.
I handed the assistant my library card.
I can't find my membership card for the health club.
They said they were from the gas company and flashed cards at us.
She sent me a lovely card on my birthday.
The card read, "Get Well Soon! Love from all at the office."
Did we get a Christmas card from your brother this year?
This is the American English definition of card. View British English definition of card.
if a horse whinnies, it makes a high sound through its nose and mouth
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.global English and language change from our blog