Did you know?

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

The process or act of describing

description

noun

the process of saying what someone or something is like

attribution

noun

the act of attributing something to a particular cause or person, especially the act of saying that something was written, said, painted etc by a particular person

modelling

noun

the production of a simple technical description of how something such as a process, theory, or system works

labelling

noun

differentiation

noun

modeling

an American spelling of modelling

dramatization

noun

exemplification

noun

schematization

noun

SOLE

… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

bankster

a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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