English dictionary definition of:

English


Noun

  • the discipline that studies the English language and literature
  • an Indo-European language belonging to the West Germanic branch; the official language of Britain and the United States and most of the commonwealth countries
  • (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist
  • the people of England

Adjective

  • of or relating to or characteristic of England or its culture or people
  • of or relating to the English language

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list Languages and learn about the word English in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit .

View spelling list Some sh words and learn about the word English in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 5. Spelling the consonant digraphs, Part 2.

Scrabble score for English


Scrabble score = 11

generated at 11:09:16 on 19-09-19

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