Did you know?

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

British pronunciation of 

jailbird

view main entry for jailbird noun  /ˈdʒeɪlˌbɜː(r)d/
British English pronunciation: jailbird
Click to listen to the pronunciation of jailbird

This is the British English pronunciation of jailbird.

View American English pronunciation of jailbird.

Previous and next

Open Dictionary

patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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