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
You could see the pride in their faces when they talked about their daughter's acting career.
All the craftsmen take great pride in their work.
She can certainly look back on her performance with pride.
It gave her a sense of pride to carry the flag.
It hurts his pride that his wife has a job and he doesn't.
Their win has restored national pride.
This is the British English definition of pride. View American English definition of pride.
the gear that you use for driving a vehicle very slowly
to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …add 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