Can you Guess the Word? Part Four
The fourth Guess the Word round-up is here! How will you fare with the latest batch of word-guessing videos?
Each of the video definitions below illustrate the meaning of one useful, commonplace word. Simply watch a video and see if you can guess which word the scenario describes. To check your answer, follow the link beneath the video to the word’s dictionary entry page, where lexicographer extraordinaire Susie Dent will guide you through each of the examples in the supplementary definition video.
Which word does this video illuminate? Find the answer here.
Think you’ve got the answer? Check it here.
We wouldn’t encourage doing this! Here’s the answer.
Did you spot the second sense in this video? Check your answer.
Try to keep this one to yourself! Here’s the explainer.
This one was a tall order! Did you guess correctly?
The ‘Guess the Word’ campaign is designed with English learners in mind, and aims to make those familiar words with unfamiliar definitions more easily understood by all. For more information on the campaign, visit the ‘Guess the Word’ homepage.