Did you know?

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

addaword.gifdefinition of chillaxing (also chillaxin)

noun
a very informal word meaning 'relaxing'. It is a blend of 'chilling' and 'relaxing'
Barack “no drama” Obama has the most powerful job in the world but also seems pretty chilled. Yet I am prepared to bet my own house that Obama didn’t get to the White House by chillaxing. He has pulled off the ultimate trick: to be driven and look relaxed.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 09/12/2009 12:53:00
Definition of chillaxing (also chillaxin) from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

BuzzWord Article

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