English Vocabulary Dictionary

most popular baby names by country

What does the name Michael mean & How do you spell Michael?

Michael is a common name around the world in many western countries especially. Interestingly, in the United States of America, it became the most popular name of the 20th century. Although it is in decline, Michael is still a very popular name today. However, you may be surprised to learn that the name Michael comes […]

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types of questions

What Does Petty Mean? Petty Definition

You may have heard the adjective petty used in a few different ways. But the meaning of the word is essentially the same. So what does Petty mean? Petty – refers to something of little or lesser importance. Sometimes it’s a word used to describe something that is perhaps not necessary. Here are a few […]

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aviation vocabulary

15 Synonyms for Selfish & What does Selfish mean?

This article is going to discuss the word, selfish. This word has a powerful feeling and meaning attached to it. In fact calling someone selfish, whether right or wrong, is considered to be very insulting. Learn what this word means and be sure to use it correctly so that there are no misunderstandings and you […]

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Synonyms for Dry- baked, arid, vacant, empty, dehydrated, brittle, crisp, wizened, wilt, shriveled, wither, parched

12 Synonyms for Dry with examples and explanations

Synonyms for Dry There are a few different definitions for dry and each of these definitions has synonyms that we will explore. Dry can mean something lacks water, liquid, or moisture. It hasn’t rained in weeks, the ground is completely dry. Her clothes were no longer dry after the rain. The past tense of dry […]

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important, king, Main, Chief, Principal, Key, Major, Salient, Prime, Foremost, Paramount, Crucial, Essential

11 Synonyms for Important with examples and definitions

Synonyms for Important Important refers to something that is of great significance or value. If something is important then it is likely to make a strong impact on the success or failure of something. Learning English is important for my future. Important is a word often used when speaking and writing English. Therefore it is useful […]

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legal terms, judge, jail

Federal Court Definition & What the Federal Courts do

Hello English explorers! Today, I am going to talk about a very complicated word combination. The definition of the word Federal Court. The best way to understand this definition is to explain what is the Federal Court. It is not a simple definition. The Federal Court is too complicated to explain in one sentence. You should […]

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legal terms, judge, jail

Law Definition & Examples

Hello English explorers! Today, I am going to talk about a legal vocabulary word. The word is law. The definition is as follows: The combination of those rules and principles of conduct promulgated by legislative authority, derived from court decisions, and established by local custom. A body of rules of conduct of binding legal force […]

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while usage

OFC Meaning. What does OFC mean?

If you are texting with young people, you might often come across the abbreviation ofc. You may not be able to immediately guess its meaning, but it is a very common response to things that you may text. What does it mean? OFC = of course As a shortcut for the term of course, ofc […]

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