What is Wordnik?
Wordnik is a new way to discover meaning. This page will give you a quick overview of what you can do, learn, and share with Wordnik.
DefinitionsWordnik shows definitions from multiple sources, so you can see as many different takes on a word's meaning as possible. For more information about the sources of our dictionary definitions, please see the Colophon page.
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ExamplesAt Wordnik, we believe, like Humpty Dumpty, that words mean what we want them to mean:
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