Did you know?

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

British pronunciation of 

Confucian

view main entry for Confucian adjective  /kənˈfjuːʃən/
Click to listen to the pronunciation of Confucian

derived words

ConfucianConfucians

  noun [countable]
Click to listen to the pronunciation of Confucian

Confucianism

noun [uncountable]

This is the British English pronunciation of Confucian.

View American English pronunciation of Confucian.

Open Dictionary

Adinkra

a symbol named after King Adinkra, used in West Africa in fabric and on other items

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