Did you know?

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

Pronunciation of 

bald

view main entry for baldadjective  /bɔːld/ 
British English pronunciation: baldClick to listen to the pronunciation of bald

derived word

baldness

noun [uncountable]

Word of the Day

astronomer

someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes

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