Did you know?

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

addaword.gifdefinition of HNWI

(also VHNWI or UHNWI)
High-Net-Worth Individual: a very rich person (ie one with assets of more than $1m); also Very and Ultra High-Net-Worth Individual (with more than $5m and more than $50m)
By last year, the world was home to 13 million HNWIs.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 14/04/2014 09:29:00
Definition of HNWI from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

BuzzWord Article


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

Word of the Day


threadbare clothing, carpet, or cloth is very thin and almost has holes in it because it has been...