How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
masculine and feminine noun & adjective
Southern Cone Peru informal [persona] Que pertenece a una clase social alta y da muestras de ello en su vestimenta y aspecto exterior.
es una pituca que se pasa las tardes jugando a la canasta
Southern Cone Peru informal Que está relacionado con este tipo de personas.
la Recoleta es una de las zonas pitucas de Buenos Aires
A lot of people get compliment and complement confused: they’re pronounced in the same way and have very similar spellings but they have completely different meanings.
The question of whether the word internet should be capitalized is so passionately debated and rife with controversy that it has its own Wikipedia article.
We’ve delved into the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary to come up with some historical substitutions for hug as a verb.