Definition of “the BBC” - English Dictionary


“the BBC” in English

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the BBCnoun

uk /ˌbiː.biːˈsiː/ us /ˌbiː.biːˈsiː/ UK informal the Beeb

abbreviation for the British Broadcasting Corporation: a British organization that broadcasts on television, radio, and the internet


Examples from literature

  • He got on the bus and went to his work at the BBC. 

(Definition of “the BBC” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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