Join the TermWiki Movement! Sharing your terms and defining your world is the new way to create change.
What I like about TermWiki as a translator is that for every term I create, I’m always shown as the contributor. It’s a great way to market myself.
Millions of terms, hundreds of categories, and thousands of contributors—TermWiki redefines social knowledge sharing.
Don't just say you know it. Show it!
Don’t just share your selfies… share something more meaningful. Showcase your knowledge.
Have a unique idea? Coin a term today!
Selfies, gossip and tweets are easy! Challenge yourself with something stimulating. Define your knowledge!
There’s a whole new dimension to classroom interaction! Test-drive a blossary for your classroom today.
My email program’s recall function is a joke! They need Total Recall now!
Looking for translators? Check out their work right here on TermWiki!

Add a new term

Share a term with millions of visitors from around the world

Translate Terms

Break down language barriers one term as a time


Define everything for the knowledge economy

TermWiki Pro

Manage your business terminology for global success

Literature TermsAdd a term

The Discworld Diaries

Literature; Fiction

The Discworld Diaries are a series of themed diaries based ...


Literature; Genre

Rock music is a genre of popular music that originated as ...

New Moon

Literature; Bestsellers

Author Stephenie Meyer's fantasy novel New Moon is the ...


Literature; Bestsellers

A page-turner (or "page turner") is a book so captivating ...

Engineering TermsAdd a term


Engineering; Mechanical engineering

The cutting edge of the knife, usually created by bevelling ...

Ferritic stainless steels

Materials science; Metallurgy

Ferritic stainless steels have 12 to 27 percent chromium ...


Materials science; Metallurgy

In this process,the parts to be heat treated are immersed ...


Materials science; Metallurgy

An unwanted piece of metal that is removed from a ...

Animals TermsAdd a term

Big Splash

Animals; Dogs

Big Splash (Hong Dong in Chinese) is the name of an ...


Animals; Mammals

The offspring of a male zebra and a female donkey; A zebra ...

Irrawaddy dolphin

Animals; Mammals

The Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris) is a ...

julia butterfly

Animals; Insects

The julia butterfly is a yellow-orange tropical butterfly ...

Featured blossariesStart a blossary

Video Games Genres

Category: Entertainment   1 1 Terms

X about X

Category: Arts   2 5 Terms

Types of Love

Category: Other   1 6 Terms

Cilician's Terms


Security & protection; Locks & safes

A shackle is a U-shaped piece of metal secured with a ...

climbing harness

Sports; Climbing

A climbing harness is a a climbing equipment consisting ...


Entertainment; Popular culture

A rigger assembles, installs, positions and secures ...