Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
Yours, Etc.: Origins and Uses of 8 Sign-Offs
a local ordinance requiring that dogs be leashed when not on their owners' property.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Discover our greatest slideshows
8 Words That Are Older Than You...
Know These 9 Commonly Confused...
Carried Away: 9 Words About Wind
7 Books Written About World War I
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
The law of the Lord is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise...
The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but the revealed things belong to us and to our...
Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you tithe mint, dill, and cumin, and have...
Nearby words for leash-law
learning resources center
learning support assistant
leary, timothy francis
least common denominator
least common multiple
least fixed point
least of all
least recently used
least resistance, line of
least significant bit
least significant digit
least squares method
least upper bound