Did you know?

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

Pronunciation of 


view main entry for bemusedadjective  /bɪˈmjuːzd/
Previous and next
British English pronunciation: bemusedClick to listen to the pronunciation of bemused

derived words


  /bɪˈmjuːzɪdli/  adverb
British English pronunciation: bemusedlyClick to listen to the pronunciation of bemusedly


  /bɪˈmjuːzmənt/  noun [uncountable]
British English pronunciation: bemusementClick to listen to the pronunciation of bemusement

Open Dictionary

garbage patch

a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …

add a word


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