Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781760553685
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pub Date: 25/07/2017
  • Category: Language / Dictionaries
    Language / General
    Language / Language: reference & general
    Language / linguistics
    Language / Language teaching & learning (other than ELT)
  • Imprint: Macquarie
  • Pages: 544
  • Price: $9.99

The Macquarie Budget Dictionary is based on the complete Macquarie Dictionary, now in its seventh edition. It is an up-to-date portable dictionary with all the core coverage of world English and Australian English. Compiled with the general reader in mind, it is an ideal reference for home, school or the office.

It features:
- more than 39,000 definitions
- new entries such as freecycle, microbead, listicle, grolar bear and digital tattoo
- a list common abbreviations
- countries of the world, their capital cities, languages and currencies

Author Information

The Macquarie Dictionary was first published in print in 1981 and has been online since 2003. It contains the complete record of English as it is used in Australia, and is nationally and internationally regarded as the standard reference on Australian English.

The Macquarie Dictionary -- Australia's national dictionary.