Glossary

On this page, you can find an alphabetical list of words that you may come across when using dictionaries, or hear when people talk about dictionaries. Click on a letter to jump to the relevant section of the alphabet.

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  • The word of the day, WRECK (v.), came to English through Old Norse. Learn about its origins, meaning and use in tod… https://t.co/HkRnxyGvoC

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