Trending Words

  1. Scandinavia
  2. magistrature
  3. tweeter
  4. thinkable
  5. protovirus

Get word of the day by email

Click here to see our Privacy Policy.

Thanks for subscribing. Please check your email and confirm your subscription

Quizzes & Games

Legs2 315x190

How well do you know your legs?

Do you know your stamp from your squeeze?

Take the quiz
Historical nicknames 315x190

How well do you know historical nicknames?

Are you Capability Brown or Calamity Jane?

Take the quiz

Oxford Global Languages

Our exciting new initiative to build dictionary resources for 100 of the world’s languages and to make them available online.

Find out more

Quote of the week

"True to oneself! Which self?"

Katherine Mansfield (1888-1923)