Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
11 Trending Words of 2014
Canadian (chiefly New Brunswick) .
a logging road sufficiently developed to allow the hauling of logs along it by horse or tractor.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Discover our greatest slideshows
Light Up Your Language for the...
Crack the Christmas Code: Carols...
7 Ways to Say Thank You
8 Tantalizing Terms for Eating
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
For she walks above earth, along the sea-coast, and across the salt trail of the sea-drift.
To be thoroughly modern, an aphorism should trail off vaguely rather than coming to a point.
Spring up sway forward follow the quickest one, aye, though you leave the trail and drop exhausted...
Nearby words for twitching-trail
twist around one's finger
twist in the wind
twist slowly in the wind
twist someone's arm
twisted pair only
twisted stomach worm
two can play at that game
two cents' worth
two heads are better than one
two left feet, have
two of a kind
two old cat