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
If you're looking for last-minute Christmas presents, here are some suggestions.
The committee rejected a suggestion that share options should be offered to junior employees.
He had some good suggestions for making improvements in our service.
Could I make a few suggestions about the way your essay is structured?
We have a few ideas for the show, but we're open to suggestions.
There is no suggestion that the plan will adversely affect employment in the city.
The government rejected any suggestion that it was to blame.
They dismissed any suggestion of a link between factory emissions and acid rain.
This is the British English definition of suggestion. View American English definition of suggestion.
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