Can you Guess the Word? Part Six
It’s time for another Guess the Word round-up! Find the latest six videos listed below. Can you guess which word each video explores?
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.
Think you’ve got it all figured out? Share your guesses with us on our Twitter and Facebook profiles using the #GuessTheWord hashtag, or leave us a comment in the box at the bottom of the post. Here we go!
Got the answer? Check it here.
Was this answer at your fingertips?
What a picture! What’s the answer?
Think you know which homograph was described?
We had some great guesses for this word on our social media channels – what did you guess?
And finally, not one, not two, but three senses in this video – but what was the word?
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.