The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is a dictionary of words used in the English language throughout history. You can use it to find:
If you are interested in the meaning of a word, its origins and development, or the English language, the OED has content for you. And, if you are looking for something fun, you can even discover a word that entered the English language the year you were born using their birthday word generator.
This 5 minute video shows you how to run a search & navigate the different parts of a word entry in the Oxford English Dictionary (OED):
Interested in learning more about searching and using the OED?