Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
used in the names of some buildings or organizations
used in the names of large houses or blocks of flats
used in the names of buildings, rooms, or features of geography that are very large and impressive
used in the names of some large public buildings
used in the names of buildings, especially large ones containing many offices or flats
used before the names of large public buildings
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
the methods and principles of teaching
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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 words used in the names of buildings from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.