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Oxford Dictionary of English
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LookUp: English dictionary
LookUp: English dictionary

LookUp

Squircle Apps LLP

For those who want an English dictionary with etymology and content in one search.

LookUp is a beautiful and fun to use dictionary and the perfect use of an iMessage app.

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Oxford Dictionary of English

Oxford Dictionary of English

MobiSystems, Inc.

This dictionary app offers search options, learning tools, and a huge list of common and rare words.

Oxford Dictionary of English Free for iPhone and iPad includes over 350,000 words and phrases, various search options, helpful learning tools, a camera viewfinder, and a word of the day feature.

American Heritage® Dictionary
American Heritage® Dictionary

American Heritage® Dictionary

Enfour, Inc.

The entire 2,074 page, 7

Ditch that seven-and-a-half pound monstrosity in favor of this version, which weighs as much as your iDevice does. American Heritage Dictionary includes all 2,074 pages and almost 300,000 terms in this big boy, all in your pocket. American Heritage also includes over 64,000 sound files for extra clarity. This dictionary also features external linking, internal hyperlinking, zoomable graphics, automatic search history, and real-time progressive lookup. Welcome to your new digital dictionary.

Chambers Dictionary
Chambers Dictionary

Chambers Dictionary

WordWeb Software

Chambers is the single-volume international English dictionary with the widest coverage of all the riches of the English language

Chambers is the single-volume international English dictionary with the widest coverage of all the riches of the English language. Clear, accurate and occasionally witty definitions, with the latest new words from science, technology and contemporary culture.

This 13th Edition reflects the changes in our language, with special attention paid to new words that have emerged, new uses of old words and...

Oxford Collocations Dictionary
Oxford Collocations Dictionary

Oxford Collocations Dictionary

Oxford University Press

Are you a learner of English who wants to improve your accuracy and make your English sound more natural

Are you a learner of English who wants to improve your accuracy and make your English sound more natural?

The Oxford Collocations Dictionary shows you which words work together. It helps you express your ideas naturally and convincingly and is very useful for writing essays and reports.

The dictionary is an essential tool if you are preparing for the Cambridge ESOL...

Collins COBUILD Advanced
Collins COBUILD Advanced

Collins COBUILD Advanced

SELVAS AI Inc.

The complete Collins COBUILD Advanced Dictionary • Made specially for learners of English • Over 146,000 words, meanings and examples • Thousands of notes on grammar and ways to use words • No internet connection needed

The complete Collins COBUILD Advanced Dictionary • Made specially for learners of English • Over 146,000 words, meanings and examples • Thousands of notes on grammar and ways to use words • No internet connection needed.


Collins is one of the top makers of English language dictionaries in the world. Its language specialists make use of large amounts of language data...

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Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Merriam-Webster, Inc.

Get America’s most useful and respected dictionary, optimized for your iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. This is the best iOS app for English language reference, education, and vocabulary building.

And now we’ve added new word games! It’s never been more fun to learn new words and test your vocabulary...

Oxford Learner’s Academic Dict
Oxford Learner’s Academic Dict
Oxford Learner’s Academic Dict

Oxford Learner’s Academic Dict

Oxford University Press

Winner, Innovation in Learner Resources, British Council ELTon Awards 2015

Awarded “BEST OF 2016 - INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT” by Initiative Mittelstand

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IMPORTANT: This free download will give you sample entries from the dictionary. An in-app purchase is required to activate the full dictionary.

Are you a learner of English who needs to do academic writing...

American Heritage Dictionary +
American Heritage Dictionary +
American Heritage Dictionary +

American Heritage Dictionary +

MobiSystems, Inc.

The AMERICAN HERITAGE ENGLISH DICTIONARY is one of the most comprehensive and accessible resources available on any mobile device. This is the perfect solution to use at school, in the office, or at home!

Exhaustively researched and thoroughly revised, the Fifth Edition contains 10,000 new words and phrases, over 4,000 dazzling...

Webster’s College Dictionary
Webster’s College Dictionary
Webster’s College Dictionary

Webster’s College Dictionary

MobiSystems, Inc.

Webster's New World® College Dictionary is the most useful and authoritative dictionary you can own. More than 4,700 entries and senses have been added, including terms from the areas of arts, sports, science, medicine, food, business, law, politics, computers and the Internet. Thousands of revisions have been made to existing...

American Heritage Dict.
American Heritage Dict.
American Heritage Dict.

American Heritage Dict.

MobiSystems, Inc.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language is the premier resource for anyone who wants to know precisely what words mean, where they come from, and how to use them effectively. It is renowned for presenting accurate and comprehensive definitions, etymologies based on the latest research and authoritative usage....

Collins Complete & Unabridged
Collins Complete & Unabridged
Collins Complete & Unabridged

Collins Complete & Unabridged

MobiSystems, Inc.

This dictionary is intended for grades 12+ and general business users. It is stuffed full of over 500,000 words, and also covers world, regional, and dialect English. Collins English Dictionary Unabridged includes the latest vocabulary based on their database of over 2.5 billion words that is constantly updated. Three filters...

Conversational Am. English
Conversational Am. English
Conversational Am. English

Conversational Am. English

MobiSystems, Inc.

As a new speaker of English, you may hear some expressions in your daily conversations that you do not understand yet. McGraw-Hill's Conversational American English will help you learn these expressions, so not only do you know what a person is saying to you, but also that you can use...

Oxford Dictionary for Schools
Oxford Dictionary for Schools
Oxford Dictionary for Schools

Oxford Dictionary for Schools

MobiSystems, Inc.

You can now access over 150 years of language experience at your fingertips with the new Oxford English Dictionary for Schools app.

Its trusted, accessible and up-to-date content is backed by a unique database of millions of words, and based on real language students use. This unique dictionary contains aslo:

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UrbanDict -  for Urban Dictionary website
UrbanDict -  for Urban Dictionary website
UrbanDict -  for Urban Dictionary website

UrbanDict - for Urban Dictionary website

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- Search with autocomplete suggestions
- Word of the Day
- Vote on definitions
- Sign in with Facebook or Google
- Manage my favorites (add/remove definitions, create new favorites)
- Add new definition
- List all my definitions
- Edit my definitions
- Change my handle
- Easy sharing to your friends
- Better navigation between words and authors

If...

English Audio Dictionary Free
English Audio Dictionary Free
English Audio Dictionary Free

English Audio Dictionary Free

Softwares

100% FREE and Full version of English Audio Dictionary from English To Simple English has 180,000 words with sound. Use without Internet. Listen every word from American, British, Australian voices. Developed by www.SearchTruth.com

- Offline English Speaking Dictionary

- Search the English word and it will display its simple English.

- Play...

Advanced English Dictionary
Advanced English Dictionary
Advanced English Dictionary

Advanced English Dictionary

Ngo Bien

This English dictionary is FREE, fast and reliable.
It contains more than 154,500 words and many examples and human voice pronunciation.
It allows looking up a word without typing its correct form (fuzzy search).
It supports voice search.
It has pictures for meanings.
It works OFFLINE.

Oxford Student’s Dictionary
Oxford Student’s Dictionary
Oxford Student’s Dictionary

Oxford Student’s Dictionary

MobiSystems, Inc.

You can now access over 150 years of language experience at your fingertips with the new Oxford Student’s Dictionary app.

It is a trusted and up-to-date source, which content is backed by a unique database of millions of words and based on real language students use. Th eidctionary also includes:
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Shorter Oxford English
Shorter Oxford English
Shorter Oxford English

Shorter Oxford English

MobiSystems, Inc.

The dictionary has an incredible one-third of the coverage of the 20-volume Oxford English Dictionary. It also includes all words in current English since 1700 to the present day, plus the vocabulary of Shakespeare, the Bible and other major works in English, written before 1700.

With new coverage of global English,...

Oxford American Dictionary
Oxford American Dictionary
Oxford American Dictionary

Oxford American Dictionary

MobiSystems, Inc.

With more than 350,000 words and phrases, hundreds of explanatory notes, and more than a thousand illustrations, this dictionary provides the most comprehensive and accurate coverage of American English available today.

LATEST APP UPDАТES:
 • Learn in style with any of the four colorful new themes – the colorful layout will...

Oxford Concise American Dict.
Oxford Concise American Dict.
Oxford Concise American Dict.

Oxford Concise American Dict.

MobiSystems, Inc.

The Concise Oxford American Dictionary includes entries and definitions, complete with pronunciations, parts of speech, syllabification, inflected forms, and derivatives. It uses simple, familiar markings to represent common American English sounds, and easy-to-use respelling system to show how entries are pronounced.

It is a convenient and complete dictionary for school,...

Concise Oxford Dictionary
Concise Oxford Dictionary
Concise Oxford Dictionary

Concise Oxford Dictionary

MobiSystems, Inc.

The Concise Oxford English Dictionary is the most popular dictionary of its kind around the world and is noted for its clear definitions as well as its comprehensive and authoritative coverage of the vocabulary of the English-speaking world. It includes over 50,000 audio pronunciations of both common and rare words,...

DioDict4 English Advanced Dict
DioDict4 English Advanced Dict
DioDict4 English Advanced Dict

DioDict4 English Advanced Dict

SELVAS AI Inc.

▶Special discount◀
$24.99 -> $19.99


The complete DioDict English Dictionary • 184,500 words, meanings and examples • Thousands of notes on grammar and ways to use words • No internet connection needed.

**Free upgrade available for DioDict 3.5 English Dictionary users.
If you are using DioDict 3.5, please note that each version...

Learner's Dictionary - English
Learner's Dictionary - English
Learner's Dictionary - English

Learner's Dictionary - English

Merriam-Webster, Inc.

The best dictionary available for English language learners, from Merriam-Webster.

Master written and spoken English with this app designed especially for learners and teachers of the language.

Improve your understanding of English words and phrases with full, clear definitions and numerous usage examples. The app also offers Voice Search – to...

Collins COBUILD Dictionary
Collins COBUILD Dictionary
Collins COBUILD Dictionary

Collins COBUILD Dictionary

MobiSystems, Inc.

You will find all the words you need, defined clearly in full sentences. Including a range of 17,000 headwords, 63,000 references and 25,000 examples, the information in this dictionary has been carefully chosen in order to allow the dictionary user to be a confident language user. It will enable you...

Collins English Dictionary
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English Dictionary

Collins English Dictionary

HarperCollins Publishers Ltd

The new 2014 Collins English Dictionary app is fast, easy-to-use, has all the latest words and is the most comprehensive and trustworthy English dictionary available on iOS. It contains more than 722,000 words, meanings and phrases reflecting the rapid evolution and growth of modern English. No internet connection is required....

Oxford A-Z English Usage
Oxford A-Z English Usage
Oxford A-Z English Usage

Oxford A-Z English Usage

MobiSystems, Inc.

Containing a gold mine of useful advice on a wide array of common writing and speaking problems, the A-Z of English Usage features essential information about correct English that is needed on a day-to-day basis in a handy alphabetical sequence. Based on Oxford's world-leading dictionary research and contemporary language monitoring,...

Learner's Dictionary - English HD
Learner's Dictionary - English HD
Learner's Dictionary - English HD

Learner's Dictionary - English HD

Merriam-Webster, Inc.

The best dictionary available for English language learners, from Merriam-Webster.

Master written and spoken English with this app designed especially for learners and teachers of the language.

Improve your understanding with full, clear definitions and numerous usage examples. The app also offers Voice Search – to let you look up a...

Oxford English Idioms
Oxford English Idioms
Oxford English Idioms

Oxford English Idioms

MobiSystems, Inc.

Explore the colorful side of the English language and have hours of fun browsing this fascinating and informative volume.

The Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms takes a look at over 6,000 idiomatic phrases and sayings found in the English language. These include a range of recently established idioms such as: "the...

Oxford English Dictionary 2018
Oxford English Dictionary 2018
Oxford English Dictionary 2018

Oxford English Dictionary 2018

MobiSystems, Inc.

The Oxford Dictionary of English is widely accepted as one of the highest authorities in the study and reference of the English language globally, with more than 150 years of research into it. Regarded as one of the flagship products in Oxford University Press catalog of dictionaries, the app features...

Collins Essential English
Collins Essential English
Collins Essential English

Collins Essential English

MobiSystems, Inc.

The Collins English Dictionary is a rich source of words for everyone who loves the English language. Not only is the dictionary comprehensive and authoritative with its 123,000 words and 200,000 definitions, but it also offers outstanding coverage of world, regional and dialect English. Included is a much wider range...

Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary
Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary
Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary

Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary

Nasda Studios

This app is a recreation of the Noah Webster 1828 two-volume dictionary. Its intrinsic value will not only be of great interest to poets and writers, but also to those exploring American heritage and Christian readers.

The Noah Webster dictionary was used extensively by Emily Dickinson. We know that she made...

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Pocket Dictionary 25in1 lite

Pocket Dictionary 25in1 lite

Dream Group LTD

★★★ Pocket Dictionary 20in1 is a collection of America's leading and most-trusted explicative dictionaries for learning and word discovery! ★★★

★ ★ ★ Some of Pocket Dictionary 20in1 FEATURES ★ ★ ★

★ More than 300000 words!
★ A–Z dictionary word-wheel for easy browsing!
★ Advanced search to explore the word's meaning in all the dictionaries at one time!
★ Audio pronunciations of the unknown words and their meanings!
★ Lots of dictionaries available for installation in one app!
★ No internet connection required for browsing!


All available dictionaries:

★ English Dictionary and Thesaurus
★ Internet slang Dictionary
★ Financial Dictionary
★ Etymological Dictionary
★ Law Terms Dictionary
★ Dental Dictionary
★ Plants Dictionary
★ Astronomy Dictionary
★ Slang Dictionary
★ Philosophical Dictionary
★ Photographic Dictionary
★ Culinary Dictionary
★ Theological Dictionary
★ Geographical Dictionary
★ Media Dictionary
★ Medical Dictionary
★ Dream Interpretations Dictionary
★ Metallurgical Dictionary
★ Dictionary of Art
★ Architectural Dictionary
★ Clothing Dictionary
★ Mythological Dictionary
★ Political Dictionary

Take our app everywhere and access it any time; we serve academic, business, social and recreational needs, irrespective of age or education level!

Old English Dictionary -  An Dictionary of Anglo-Saxon

Old English Dictionary - An Dictionary of Anglo-Saxon

Trang Hoai

An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, or a dictionary of "Old English", based on the manuscript collections of the late Joseph Bosworth (the so called Main Volume, first edition 1898) and its Supplement (first edition 1921) edited by Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller is the largest complete dictionary of Old English.

This app provides an offline version of this dictionary.

Basic features include:

■ Words of The day
- Learn 5 words daily with Words of The day feature

■ Random words
- Learn 5 random words with Random feature

■ Other features:
- Over 61289 words and meaning
- Search for a word
- Bookmark a word
- Easy navigation

■ This app is also included in bundle:
- Old English Studies - Advanced
- Old English Studies Apps

▪ If you want to suggest a new feature or report a bug, please send feedback to us. Thank you!

Pocket Dictionary 20in1 Lite

Pocket Dictionary 20in1 Lite

ELITE SOLUTIONS LTD

★★★ Pocket Dictionary 20in1 is a collection of America's leading and most-trusted explicative dictionaries for learning and word discovery! ★★★

★ ★ ★ Some of Pocket Dictionary 20in1 FEATURES ★ ★ ★

★ More than 300000 words!
★ A–Z dictionary word-wheel for easy browsing!
★ Advanced search to explore the word's meaning in all the dictionaries at one time!
★ Audio pronunciations of the unknown words and their meanings!
★ Lots of dictionaries available for installation in one app!
★ No internet connection required for browsing!


All available dictionaries:

★ English Dictionary and Thesaurus
★ Internet slang Dictionary
★ Financial Dictionary
★ Etymological Dictionary
★ Law Terms Dictionary
★ Dental Dictionary
★ Plants Dictionary
★ Astronomy Dictionary
★ Slang Dictionary
★ Philosophical Dictionary
★ Photographic Dictionary
★ Culinary Dictionary
★ Theological Dictionary
★ Geographical Dictionary
★ Media Dictionary
★ Medical Dictionary
★ Dream Interpretations Dictionary
★ Metallurgical Dictionary

Take our app everywhere and access it any time; we serve academic, business, social and recreational needs, irrespective of age or education level!

Collins English

Collins English

Ultralingua, Inc.

Over 140,000 definitions • Conjugates thousands of English verbs • Hundreds of usage notes and examples • No internet connection required
Ultralingua makes apps for people who love languages. You can count on our English dictionary and thesaurus to provide all the content you need, along with extra features that help you get the most out of the dictionary. Use our verb conjugation tool to find complete conjugations of thousands of verbs in all standard forms, and the thesaurus to find synonyms and antonyms when you need them with no internet connection required.
DICTIONARY:
• Over 75,000 entries with 140,000 definitions
• Tap-and-hold any word or phrase and choose "Speak" from the popup menu to hear that word spoken using Apple's built-in text-to-speech feature.
• Thousands of biographic and geographic entries, as well as etymologies (root word histories)
• Slang, technical language, and regional differences in spelling and usage
• Hundreds of usage notes about troublesome constructions
• Smart search results in case you misspell or mistype
• Search-as-you-go displays words and narrows your selection as you type
VERBS:
• Conjugations for thousands of English verbs
• Includes all standard tenses and forms
• Smart search finds infinitives and catches misspellings
• Must-have reference tool for any student or language professional
• On iPhone/iPod touch, conjugate a verb from the dictionary results by tapping it
MORE:
• Translate numerals into English text with the number tool
• Tap the history button to view the 50 most recent dictionary definitions, verb conjugations, and more in one place. Sort the list alphabetically or by date, and choose to clear the list completely or delete one entry at a time.
• No internet connection required
• Change your device settings to view the app display in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, or German
View our reviews below to see why users love this app, and remember to let us know what you think!
Are you learning English? A monolingual English dictionary is a must-have tool for any English language learner. This app includes conjugations of thousands of English verbs in all standard forms. The all-English data also helps immerse students in the language, which is shown to increase proficiency and retention.
This universal app will run on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, so you can purchase it once and load it onto all your devices. The iPad and iPhone/iPod touch versions look and behave differently to give you a great experience on every device you own. The interface will change, but you’ll always have the same outstanding language data and tools inside.
Dictionaries are available from Ultralingua for many languages, including combinations of English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, German, and more. See what else we have to offer by searching for Ultralingua in the App Store.
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SCRABBLE Dictionary

SCRABBLE Dictionary

Merriam-Webster, Inc.

The perfect dictionary for playing SCRABBLE® – an enhanced version of the best-selling book The Official SCRABBLE® Players Dictionary, Fifth Edition.

The app includes ALL of the words that are eligible for recreational and school play – including thousands of words added from the Official Tournament and Club Word List, 2014 Edition.

Endorsed by the North American SCRABBLE® Players Association (NASPA), The Official SCRABBLE® Players Dictionary contains more than 150,000 playable two- to fifteen-letter words, and variant spellings for game players in Canada.

Additional Features:
* No advertisements
* Word Finder – a fun tool that lets you discover all the words that can be created from your tiles
* Voice Search
* Favorites
* Recent History – lets you keep track of the words you've looked up
* For iPad: Scrolling Index – lets you browse the entire dictionary
* For NASPA members: Tournament Mode including access to the full Tournament Word List