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
an energy conservation project
a French-inspired project for European cooperation in high technologies
an ambitious project to modernize the road network
The first phase of the engineering project is now complete.
It is one of the biggest dam construction projects ever undertaken in Indonesia.
The Mayor's pet project is a new arts center for the city.
This is the American English definition of project. View British English definition of project.
dirty and sometimes untidy or smelling bad
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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