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
There seems to be some doubt as to whether this is legal.
I have no doubt that he will succeed.
There's little doubt that the measures will be extremely unpopular.
The accident raised doubts about (=makes people have doubts about) the safety of the aircraft.
Nagging doubts about her story do remain.
I have serious doubts about whether this system will work.
This is the American English definition of doubt. View British English definition of doubt.
the part of a church where the priests and choir sit during a religious ceremony
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