The ideal dictionary for intermediate learners of English
Select "Learner’s Dictionary" from the list of dictionaries at the top of any page on Cambridge Dictionaries Online to search this dictionary.
Clear definitions written in simple English
Over 25,000 examples show how words work in typical contexts
Specially aimed at Intermediate learners of English at CEF levels A2-B2
Guidewords take you to the exact meaning you are looking for
Based on the 1.5 bn word Cambridge English Corpus
Hear the words spoken online with thousands of British English and American English recordings
If you search for a word, then decide you want to see what another Cambridge dictionary says about it, you can use the ‘In other dictionaries’ section on the right.
For example if you look up the definition for expenditure in British English, then want to find out what the American English dictionary says, click on ‘American English’. If you then want to find a Spanish translation for that word, click on ‘in Spanish’.