Author - Macmillan Dictionary

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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...

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hedgehog

Definition a small wild animal with a round body covered with sharp spines for protection View the...

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union

Definition 1. a group of states or countries that join together 2. a group of states or countries...

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souvenir

Definition something that you buy during a holiday or at a special event to remind you later of...

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spike

Definition 1.something sharp and pointed, especially a piece of metal or wood 2. one of the short...