Did you know?

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

addaword.gifdefinition of vendrification

noun
the way in which elaborate food trucks selling expensive gourmet food are pushing out more traditional street vendors
In a city accustomed to gentrification, perhaps this new phenomenon could be described as “vendrification,” with more expensive, higher-tech carts and trucks sweeping in and shaking up the culinary terrain of the streets.
Submitted on 30/09/2009 15:13:00
Definition of vendrification from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

pre-roll

a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video

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