Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
based on facts or things that really happen, and not made up
based only on facts and not influenced by personal feelings or beliefs
based on facts and situations as they really are
definite and not likely to change
based on facts or containing only facts, rather than theories or opinions
accurate or based in fact
clearly decided and specific
certainly correct or true
without any doubt
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
a woman in stories who has magic powers. A man with magic powers is usually called a wizard.
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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 true definite and based on facts from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.