Did you know?

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

Bad for you or your health

bad

adjective

likely to harm your health or your body

bad

adjective

likely to damage your success or people’s opinion of you

unhealthy

adjective

not good for you in a physical way

unhealthy

adjective

not good for you in an emotional way

debilitating

adjective

making someone physically or mentally weak

unhealthily

adverb

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

selfie stick

an expandable stick which you attach to a mobile phone or camera to help you take a selfie …

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