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Terminology Dictionary

Terminology 3 Is Your Extensive Dictionary Thesaurus App

Terminology 3 is one of the best apps you can have for those times when you need both a dictionary and thesaurus at the same time

Terminology Dictionary

by Agile Tortoise
Terminology Dictionary
Terminology Dictionary
Terminology Dictionary
$1.99 in the App Store

Terminology 3 is one of the best apps you can have for those times when you need both a dictionary and thesaurus at the same time.

What is it about?

Terminology 3 features a simple and clean interface that is easy to use and quick and responsive. Just type in the word you need to look up, and Terminology 3 will give you both the definition and synonyms in a single glance. Additionally, you can tweak the app so that it can search the internet and even other apps that support integration with Terminology, so this is the ultimate word lookup tool. You can also favorite words for quick reference later and there is full iCloud sync so that all f your data goes with you no matter what device you're currently using. If you need a single app for your word lookup needs, then this is it.

Terminology Dictionary

Why we love it

Terminology 3 features a simple and clean interface that is easy to use and is fast. Looking up words is easy and you get both the definition and synonyms in one place, and you can even use it as a springboard to search the internet and other reference apps with integration support.

App Screenshots

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App Details

Reference Education
Last updated
April 29, 2021
Release date
October 16, 2013
More info

Terminology Dictionary is $1.99 but there are more add-ons

  • $1.99


App Store Description

Terminology is a browser for the English language – part dictionary, part thesaurus and part research tool. Terminology makes it easy to explore words and phrases, diving down to more and less specific terms - accessing the web and other apps for more detail and sharing.

More than a dictionary, Terminology can be extended with custom actions to search the Internet and other reference apps – making it a great place to start all your searches.

Use the share extension to select text anywhere, in any app, and look it up in Terminology.

### Dictionary, Thesaurus & Search

- Offline U.S. English dictionary and word reference with simple clear definitions.
- Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and deeper word relations such as: more and less specific words, part, part of, members, member of, pertains to and more.
- Favorite terms.
- Word browsing history.
- Add your own notes to any term.
- Audio pronunications.
- Wildcard (?,*) searching.
- Spelling suggestions.
- Fast, reliable, iCloud (CloudKit) sync and backup of history, favorites, notes and actions.
- Term of the day.
- Alternate App icons.
- Dark theme.

### Extensible Actions

Actions provide quick links to lookup and search your terms on websites and in other apps. Ready to use actions for popular reference sites like Wikipedia,, Google, IMDb, Snopes and more, or create your own with simple URL templates.

### All the Latest Technologies

- Drag and drop text into Terminology to lookup, or drag out full text definitions and related words to other apps!
- Select alternate home screen icon!
- Share extension lets you access Terminology from a text selection in any app.
- Today widget for quick access.
- Drag and drop.
- 3D Touch support.
- iPad Multitasking/Split View support.
- Spotlight and Handoff support.

### More Features

- Extensive support for URL scheme integration via x-callback-url. Visit our website for details.
- Great support for Accessibility features like VoiceOver and Dynamic Text.

### About the Dictionary

- Terminology's offline dictionary is based on the latest 3.1 version of the Princeton University WordNet project and contains U.S. English words.


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