Did you know?

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

addaword.gifdefinition of gazanging

noun
when a seller pulls out of a house sale at the very last minute
Gazanging is something that’s on the up. The seller accepts an offer, but then decides to pull out and stay put, leaving a very unhappy buyer and a broken property chain.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/09/2011 13:32:00
Definition of gazanging from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

property porn

a type of television programme, magazine article, etc which shows off desirable homes …

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

Word of the Day

damsel

an old word for a young woman who is not married