Did you know?

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

Feeling and the sense of touch - synonyms or related words

feeling

noun

something that you feel physically in your body

feeling

noun

the ability to feel pain, heat etc in your body

sensation

noun

the ability to feel something, especially by touching it

tactile

adjective

concerning the sense of touch

touch

noun

the sense that tells you what something feels like, through your skin or when you put your fingers on it

BuzzWord

moonbow

a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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