The Macquarie Little Dictionary is an ideal reference for anyone seeking quick answers to questions of spelling, meaning and usage within the core vocabulary of Australian English.
This edition has been updated with new words and meanings for items such as freecycle, listicle, microbead, and spiralise.
· more than 31,000 definitions written in a clear, simple style
· valuable usage notes to help with common language questions
· a list of common prefixes and suffixes
The compact and portable format makes the Macquarie Little Dictionary an ideal quick-reference tool for use at school, home or the office.
The Macquarie Dictionary was first published in print in 1981 and has been online since 2003. It contains the complete record of English as it is used in Australia, and is nationally and internationally regarded as the standard reference on Australian English.
The Macquarie Dictionary -- Australia's national dictionary.
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