Last updated: 29th April 2017


This is our Word.

Please read these Terms of Use (“Terms”, “Terms of Use”) carefully before using the Website (the “Service”) operated by WebWideWord (“us”, “we”, or “our”).


This Website is intended for reference and does not act as a dictionary. Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.
By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.
The Company reserves the right to revise these terms from time-to-time. We will show an update of any material revisions on the Website with the ‘last update’ date on these terms. Your continued usage of the Website constitutes your acceptance of these terms
You may not use this Website for any illegal activity or to violate laws in your jurisdiction.
You may not exploit the Website to access unauthorised information.
The Company reserves the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Website for any reason, with or without notice.

Word submissions

Users should not publish any words, definitions, or other information (collectively, “Content”) to this Website that:
are unlawful, threatening, libelous or defamatory;
violate any party’s intellectual property; or are detrimental to the quality or intended spirit of the Website;
contain unacceptable content or behavior which we, in our sole discretion, determine to constitute:
abuse, show harassment, show threats of violence, intimidate any person or organisation, or any other threatening behavior;
engage in or contribute to any illegal activity or activity that violates others’ rights;
provide information that is false, misleading or inaccurate;
perform hacking or modifying the Website to falsely imply an association with the Company;
implying or pretending to be affiliated with a company or organisation with which you are not affiliated, or misrepresent the extent of your affiliation or role with an affiliated company or organisation; or disclose personal or proprietary information of another user, person or organisation.
The Company has the right, but not the obligation, to limit or revoke the privileges of anyone who publishes unacceptable Words and content.
The Company does not and cannot review all Content submitted to the Website or created by users accessing the Website, and is not in any manner responsible for any Content or the activities of any such users.
You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content through the Website, the Company is merely acting as a passive channel for the distribution of such information and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the Content or the Website users’ activities.
The Company and its licensors do not undertake or assume any duty to monitor the Website for inappropriate Content.

Intellectual Property

The Service and its original content, features and functionality are and will remain the exclusive property of WebWideWord and its licensors.
The Company is not responsible for any damages or loss resulting from your use of the Website.
The Company is not liable for any damages or losses resulting from the Website transmitting information such as personal messages over unencrypted networks such as email.

Ownership and Copyright

All elements of this Website, including but not limited to the design, artwork, functionality, and documentation are owned by WebWideWord. You may not copy, modify, or reverse engineer any part of the Website owned by the Company.
Any content you submit on the Website, shall remain yours solely and exclusively.
When you submit Content on the Website, you grant the Company an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, fully sub-licenseable, non-exclusive license to copy, distribute, sell, publicly display, publicly perform and make derivative works of your Content on the Website, and on services affiliated with the Website and elsewhere.
By submitting Content to the Website, you hereby represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary to publish that Content and to grant the foregoing license to the Company. The Company respects the intellectual property of others and it may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the users who repeatedly infringe others’ rights.
If you believe that your work has been copied or disowned in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please contact this Website providing the factual information.

Personal information

There is no intent to retain and use personal information, however, by submitting personal information and agreeing to the WebWideWord terms will allow that information to be kept strictly under the Privacy Policy.
We may contact you by using e-mail or other electronic communication methods and by pre-paid post and you expressly agree to this.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by WebWideWord.
WebWideWord has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that WebWideWord shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.
We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.


We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.
All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.


Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. The Service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or course of performance.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of United Kingdom, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.



We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.
By continuing to access or use our Service after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Service.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us. Thank you.