Author - Macmillan Dictionary

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ping

Definition 1. to make a short high sound like the sound of a small bell 2. to move quickly and...


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cuckoo

Definition 1. a grey bird that leaves its eggs in other birds’ nests and makes a loud call that...

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buzz

Definition 1. when an insect such as a fly or bee buzzes, it makes a rough continuous sound 2. if a...

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toxic

Definition 1. poisonous and harmful to people, animals, or the environment 2. used to describe a...

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cowboy

Definition 1. a man in stories and films called Westerns about the North American West 2. a man...

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lonesome

Definition 1. unhappy because you are alone or because you have no friends 2. a lonesome place is...

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calamity

Definition 1. an event that causes serious damage, or causes a lot of people to suffer, for example...

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sandbox

Definition 1. a large low container that is filled with sand for children to play in 2.  in...