Did you know?

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

British pronunciation of 

alert

view main entry for alert noun  /əˈlɜː(r)t/
British English pronunciation: alert
Click to listen to the pronunciation of alert

This is the British English pronunciation of alert.

View American English pronunciation of alert.

Pronunciations of related words

Open Dictionary

freshet

a rise in the level of a stream or river

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
Macmillan learn live love play