Did you know?

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

British pronunciation of 

retentive

view main entry for retentive adjective  /rɪˈtentɪv/
Click to listen to the pronunciation of retentive

This is the British English pronunciation of retentive.

View American English pronunciation of retentive.

Pronunciations of related words

Previous and next

unicorn

a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

crafternoon

an afternoon full of crafts

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