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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5
  • Windows Phone 7

App requires

  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • data services
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (1)

English (United States)
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Notice: New version has been released and changed name to Bing Dictionary. Please visit the following URL to get the new application: http://windowsphone.com/s?appid=1d59eeb0-1590-4d33-a846-6fe7fef1b107

Free dictionary and translation based on new technology from Microsoft Research. Currently supporting English-English and English-Chinese (Simplified). Define/translate a word, phrase or sentence. Features include: fresh definitions and sample sentences mined from the web, pronunciation (audio), autocomplete with built-in support for spelling correction, wildcard (*, ?), and pinyin input. Learn more about the Engkoo project @ http://research.microsoft.com/projects/engkoo.
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  • by User 9/5/2013
  • by Jeffrey 2/11/2013
    Real nice app. Clicking on audio icon does crash the app. It would be awesome if all the words can be switched between traditional and simplified. In addition, if possible, please give the option for pinyin and also audio read aloud of the definitions.
  • by qu 1/30/2013
    A very useful app.
  • by Yoda 12/11/2012
    Bug - Clicking audio icon exits the app.
  • by Angelia 12/7/2012
  • by jiaqiang 11/27/2012
  • by Pollmu 11/25/2012
  • by Leo 11/15/2012
  • by 帆 11/8/2012
  • by 我 11/1/2012