Did you know?

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

Pronunciation of 

exhume

view main entry for exhume verb [transitive] formal  /ɪɡˈzum/
British English pronunciation: exhumeClick to listen to the pronunciation of exhume

derived word

exhumationexhumations

  /ˌekshjuˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/ /ˌeɡzuˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
British English pronunciation: exhumationClick to listen to the pronunciation of exhumationBritish English pronunciation: exhumationClick to listen to the pronunciation of exhumation

Open Dictionary

troll factory

a company that pays pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

add a word

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