Welcome to Definitions.net

We are a free and open multilingual dictionary that provides instant definitions from many respected reference resources such as the Random House College Dictionary, Princeton WordNet, Wiktionary, Webster Dictionary, U.S. National Library of Medicine, DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms and many more.

Explore usage examples, part of speech, etymologies, voice pronunciations, citations and translations to more than 40 different languages!

Did you know?

More English words begin with the letter s than with any other letter.

Click for more interesting facts »

Word of the Day Today's Word

Would you like us to email your inbox a FREE new word definition every day?

Please enter your email address:

Share your thoughts about Definitions.net with the community:


    We need you!

    Help us build the largest human-edited definitions collection on the web!


    Our most popular definitions



    Our latest definitions

    mareng by marks.90591
    MarEng (with upper case where indicated,) is the diminutive written form (ex Ph…
    Nonversation by Mandee
    A pointless conversation; a meaningless talk between two or more persons.
    tov by jschweizer
    Tov is from the Hebrew word for "good", but with a fuller intent whic…
    He Never Married by 2027slm1
    A phrase used on old gravestones (especially in England) to indicate that the d…
    Azra by kale.ela
    Azra is baby girl name mainly popular in Muslim religion and its main origin is…

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    the trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury
    • A. pluck
    • B. ditch
    • C. whitewash
    • D. sweep