Dictionary

Dictionary
$3.99
152 reviews
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Publisher

Merriam-Webster, Inc.

Download size

23 MB

Last updated

1/11/2013

Version

1.0.0.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • owner identity
  • data services
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • phone dialer
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Supported languages (2)

English English (United States)
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America's most useful and respected dictionary -- with premium content and no ads.  

In addition to all the definitions from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, the app includes an integrated thesaurus, example sentences, Word of the Day, Favorites, and more. A great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The premium content includes over 1000 graphical illustrations, and over 20,000 entries covering people, places, and foreign terms.

Features:
* No ads
* Integrated Thesaurus: Synonyms & Antonyms
* Example Sentences
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Biographic and Geographic entries
* Foreign words and phrases used in English
* Graphical Illustrations
* Favorites
* Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up 

No internet connection is required to view any of the definitions (although you do need a connection to view illustrations and hear audio pronunciations).
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Reviews

  • by Patrick M. 9/4/2014
    Quick with the definition no matter how.esoteric the word.
  • by Lisa 9/3/2014
    Stopped working. Please fix now!!!!
  • by Guozhen 8/23/2014
    Needs an update!
  • by Rajneesh 8/22/2014
    The app is wonderful.. 4star because There is a problem I am facing while using this app. When I type few words to search the app closes automatically. For example when I try to type 'What', as soon as t is keyed in the app gets closed. Another concerning thing is recently searched words. The app should store all recent searched words.
  • by Lee 8/18/2014
    Works offline, which is good. Takes up a lot of memory, which is not good.
  • by Chu 8/11/2014
    Good app! But need an update, please
  • by Carlita 7/24/2014
    No better site for satisfying my love of words
  • by Holger 7/19/2014
    Great app.
  • by ahmad 7/10/2014
    Awfull,,, no update ,,, just type LEOPERD it jumps out, best dictionary but worst design
  • by Peter 6/22/2014
    Great for pronunciation and offline use