Did you know?

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

addaword.gifdefinition of OH

other half: used in electronic communication to refer to someone's husband, wife or romantic partner
My OH has just sprung it on me that he has taken it upon himself to buy a brand new, silly expensive bicycle.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 11/10/2012 11:37:00
Definition of OH from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

BuzzWord Article


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

Word of the Day


threadbare clothing, carpet, or cloth is very thin and almost has holes in it because it has been...