Did you know?

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

British pronunciation of 

the OECD

view main entry for the OECD   /ˌəʊ iː siː ˈdiː/
Click to listen to the pronunciation of the OECD

This is the British English pronunciation of the OECD.

View American English pronunciation of the OECD.


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

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary


an afternoon full of crafts

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