Did you know?

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

addaword.gifdefinition of UNICEF

abbreviation for 'United Nations Children's Fund'. UNICEF works for children's rights, their survival, development and protection
Donate to help UNICEF to meet the urgent needs of children.
Submitted by: Lag from Iran, Islamic Republic of on 08/05/2013 20:07:00
Definition of UNICEF from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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


a share of the profits of a company, paid once or twice a year to the people who own the...