Bee English Dictionary

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

goodwill
  • n  (accounting) an intangible asset valued according to the advantage or reputation a business has acquired (over and above its tangible assets)
  • n  the friendly hope that something will succeed
  • n  a disposition to kindness and compassion
Usages, News, Articles and More
goodyear
  • n  United States inventor of vulcanized rubber (1800-1860)
Usages, News, Articles and More
goodyera
  • n  genus of small orchids of the northern hemisphere with creeping rhizomes and stalked ovate leaves and small flowers
Usages, News, Articles and More
goof
  • n  a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
  • n  a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior
  • v  commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake
Usages, News, Articles and More
goofball
  • n  a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
  • n  a person who amuses others by ridiculous behavior
Usages, News, Articles and More
google
  • n  a widely used search engine that uses text-matching techniques to find web pages that are important and relevant to a user's search
  • v  search the internet (for information) using the Google search engine
    He googled the woman he had met at the party
Usages, News, Articles and More
googly
  • n  a cricket ball bowled as if to break one way that actually breaks in the opposite way
Usages, News, Articles and More
googol
  • n  a cardinal number represented as 1 followed by 100 zeros (ten raised to the power of a hundred)
Usages, News, Articles and More
googolplex
  • n  a cardinal number represented as 1 followed by a googol of zeros (ten raised to the power of a googol)
Usages, News, Articles and More
gook
  • n  any thick, viscous matter
  • n  (slang) a disparaging term for an Asian person (especially for North Vietnamese soldiers in the Vietnam War)
Usages, News, Articles and More
goon
  • n  an awkward stupid person
  • n  an aggressive and violent young criminal
Usages, News, Articles and More
goop
  • n  any thick, viscous matter
  • n  street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate
Usages, News, Articles and More
goora nut
  • n  tree bearing large brown nuts containing e.g. caffeine; source of cola extract
Usages, News, Articles and More
Next

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.