B1to be intended to: These batteries are supposed to last for a year.We were supposed to have gone away this week, but Debbie's ill so we couldn't go.How am I supposed to (= how can I)find that much money by the end of the week?
Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014
by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them