Did you know?

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

Pronunciation of 

planking

view main entry for plankingnoun [uncountable]  /ˈplæŋkɪŋ/
American English pronunciation: plankingClick to listen to the pronunciation of planking

derived words

plank

   verb [intransitive]
American English pronunciation: plankClick to listen to the pronunciation of plank

planker

noun [countable]
plankerplankers noun [countable]InflectionssingularplankerpluralplankersRelating to photography and photographs: black-and-white, camera-shy, candid, grainy, halftone, photobombing, photo CD, photogenic, photographic, photo opportunity

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

BuzzWord Article

Word of the Day

twilit

lit only by twilight

Open Dictionary

endies

Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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