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This app is not free


by English Channel, Inc.

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This app is not free!


App Details

Reference Education
Last updated
March 13, 2023
Release date
March 5, 2013
More info

LDOCE (InApp) is FREE but there are more add-ons

  • USD 29.99

    LDOCE5 activation

  • USD 0.99

    Example Sounds download activation

  • USD 1.99

    Full-text Search activation

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App Store Description

This app is not free!
An InApp purchase is required to activate the dictionary.


Longman's flagship learner’s dictionary, fully updated and now with integrated Thesaurus and Collocations Dictionary

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
- For Advanced Learners ©

Longman's flagship learner’s dictionary is now available as an iPhone/iPod touch application. Improve your fluency in English with the most up-to-date learner's dictionary at your fingertips.

Now with integrated Thesaurus and Collocations Dictionary.

Dictionary details:
● 230,000 words, phrases, and meanings - more than any other learner's dictionary
● 165,000 examples based on real, natural English from the Longman Corpus Network show how English is really used
● 10,000 encyclopedic entries -people and places.
● 5,000 verb conjugation tables
● Clear definitions. Written using only 2,000 common words.
● Most frequent 3,000 words in spoken & written English highlighted for you
● Register Notes focus on the differences between spoken and written English.
● The Academic Word List is highlighted to help you improve your essays and presentations.
● Grammar and warning notes ensure that you avoid the most common errors.
● Integrated Collocations Dictionary. Over 80,000 collocations will improve your fluency.
● Integrated Thesaurus. Over 20,000 synonyms, antonyms, and related words will improve your vocabulary range.

● 83,000 pronunciation files —all headwords in both UK & US accents.
● another 86,000 recorded example sentences (via external links due to size)
Over 20GB of audio online!

Making this the largest resource of English available on ANY mobile platform!


Application Features:
● full contents of the print dictionary
- PLUS additional collocations, synonyms & word histories
● complete front matter and additional resources
● unique three-way cross-referencing search
● real-time progressing look-up
● wildcard pattern searches -with * ?
● spelling suggestion dictionary included
● hyperlinking directly to meanings & appendices
● example sentence search
● search on idioms and phrasal verbs
● search on synonym and "sign-post" meanings
● Bookmarks with folders and editable notations
● Bookmark syncing across devices via iCloud
● Flashcards to test yourself
● automatic history listing
● Teacher's resources in PDF for printing or email
● Evernote posts with the full layout for definitions
● full layout in emails, Facebook and printing
● -plus Twitter & Sina Weibo
● "Word-of-the-Day" sets including TOEIC® & TOEFL®
● iPad Pro SplitView and Drag & Drop
● "Today" widget for finding new words
● "Share" extension​ to search inside other apps
● "LDOCE Broadcast" - search to a second device or iPad SplitView
● search from other applications via a public API
● OS-independent app localization
● iPad Pro multi-screen and Drag & Drop
● DarkMode & 3D Touch support
● Supports iOS 9 through to iOS 16
● iPhone, iPod, iPad and macOS support
● complete offline use

The ultimate learner's resource of the English language for use anywhere and anytime.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
© Pearson Education Limited 2009, 2011, 2015

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