May 25, 2011
One of the world’s most respected dictionaries is now available on the iPad for the first time. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD is a free download in the App Store. Created by Merriam-Webster, Inc., the app is an enhanced version of the company’s iPhone/iPod touch app, which consistently ranks as one of the best. In addition to offering all definitions from Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, the app offers voice search, along with synonyms, antonyms, example sentences, Word of the Day, and more. Other features include:
For those looking for a free dictionary for an iPad, you can't go wrong with the Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD. However, keep in mind the app is supported by ads. What do you think? Leave your comments below.
- Audio Pronunciations
- NEW for iPad: Scrolling Index - lets you browse the entire dictionary
- Reader View - lets you hide navigation buttons to see text in full screen
- Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up
Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD