Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
something that is intended to impress and interest you but is really not at all useful
an object that is useless and may have cost a lot of money
something that is useless, of no value, or of very low quality
something useless but attractive or enjoyable
something that is silly
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a picket. Workers who cross a picket line continue to work while other workers are on strike.
an afternoon full of crafts
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.
Free thesaurus definition of something that is silly or useless from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.