Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
11 Trending Words of 2014
a building or other place in which members of a community may gather for social, educational, or cultural activities.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for
Everyone sat in low-backed folding chairs, the kind you might find packed in a
closet in between bingo nights.
They also hangout at senior
In general, the building is used as a
to avoid the heat.
Each tower was also a
-the site of festivals and special meetings-and villagers today continue to use it that way.
In fact, the building was going to house a
with a basketball court and a culinary school.
From the perspective of a park or
manager, trees mean extra work and money, he says.
Developers say that one day the rubble will give way to a beautiful swimming pool and a two-story
Local artists read stories to schoolchildren in the
Discover our greatest slideshows
8 Words for Celebration
The 12 Days of Christmas
Mangers and Myrrh: The Language of...
Light Up Your Language for the...
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
Nearby words for community center
communion of saints
community antenna television
community chests and councils of america
community mental health center
community of massive gaming agency
community of sovereign republics