Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com

[ dik-shuh-ner-ee-dot-kom ]
/ ˈdɪk ʃə nɛr iˌdɒt ˈkɒm /
Save This Word!

noun

a popular online dictionary website that includes a wide selection of electronic reference resources, including dictionaries of American and British English, specialized dictionaries, a thesaurus, and various games.

verb (used with object)

to search for (a word, phrase, etc.) on the Dictionary.com website: I’d never even heard of the word, so I Dictionary.commed it.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE MANY TYPES OF NOUNS

They're everywhere you turn, but can you identify the 10 types of nouns easily? This quiz will test your mettle against singular, plural, concrete, abstract, common, proper, collective, compound, countable, and uncountable nouns!
Question 1 of 7
Shoelaces, rainbow, toothpaste, and haircuts are all what type of noun?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of Dictionary.com

First recorded in 1995–2000
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for Dictionary.com

See Today's Synonym