Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

equally - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
Close

What are red words?

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.

Close

Thesaurus

The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary. Click on the thesaurus category heading under the button in an entry to see the synonyms and related words for that meaning.

more
adverb equally pronunciation in British English /ˈiːkwəli/
  1. 1
    in a way that is fair and is the same for everyone
    Ministers have agreed to treat all the cases equally.
    1. a.
      in equal amounts or quantities
      The money raised will be divided equally between the charities.
  2. 2
    to the same degree
    This recipe works equally well with soft fruit.
    1. a.
      used for adding another comment that has the same importance as one that you have already made
      The views of parents are important, but equally we must listen to teachers.

brinner

a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

add a word

Blog

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