• Search multiple English dictionaries, featuring extensive definitions, audio and phonetic pronunciations, usage sentences, etymologies, and more.
  • Offline English dictionary and thesaurus. NOTE: Offline content must be downloaded separately using an Internet connection before offline mode can be accessed.
  • Get in-depth info from specialty dictionaries: Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, and Idioms, plus multiple encyclopedias and even Wikipedia. Quickly toggle between them by using the source icons.
  • Access dictionaries in 13 other languages, including Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, Norwegian, Greek, Arabic, Polish, Turkish, and Russian.
  • Translate English words into more than 40 languages, ranging from Afrikaans and Arabic to Urdu and Vietnamese, plus dozens of other translation options.
  • Learn something new with fresh daily content, including Word of the Day, This Day in History, Quote of the Day, Today's Birthday and more.
  • Browse multiple thesaurus sources, featuring synonyms, antonyms, related words, even pictures.
  • Use Advanced Search options, including "Starts with," "Ends with" and "In definition."
  • Share your favorite words and articles via email and social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.
  • Navigate the app in a dozen languages with the multilingual interface.
  • Log in to sync your bookmarks and track your learning.
  • Play games, including Spelling Bee and Match Up, plus Words Within Words and Hangman in multiple languages.
  • Customize your homepage, including local Weather and personalized Horoscope.
  • Add unlimited bookmarks.
  • Jump to Definition, Thesaurus, or Translations with one button.
  • Search for words on the page.
  • Look up the definition of any word on the page with the highlight feature.
  • Create live tiles for homepage content like Word of the Day and more.
  • View recent search history.
  • Remove all ads forever with the Ad-free Upgrade option.

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Version Notes

v2.1 * You can now log in with The Free Dictionary! Sync your bookmarks to all your devices and never lose them. Plus: Track your learning with points and badges and earn meals for hungry children through The Free Dictionary's partnership with the World Food Program—just by reading and playing games! * Bug fixes. v2.0.3 * New Advanced Search design. * Bug fixes. v2.0.2 * Offline mode: download the offline dictionary and thesaurus to use without an Internet connection. * Ability to clear recent searches. * Bug fixes.

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Bill · 7/25/2015
Fine dictionary

Good, succinct electronic dictionary. For a "wordy" like me it could absorb as much time as I allow it to. It's not intended to replace the huge volumes that many of us still dust off from time to time, but it's vastly more handy. Well worth the download.

Reviewer 1789 · 7/27/2015
Missing a lot of word definitions. don't have any

don't have any definition for some words. Can't find some words. not in dictionary.

Reviewer 5951 · 7/16/2015
using your dictionary

I have only had this app for a few days, but as an older man, 64, I'm a terrible speller and my (. , : ; ' " etc.) I just spent about 30 minutes trying to find that word, it starts with a "P" and ends with an "N", about it's about 8 or 9 letter long, but I, it wouldn't give me usable suggestion. I also don't know if it is connected to my "Word" writing program. With all of that in mind, I'm quite sure you'll understand why I'm looking for a new Dictionary program. I am writing a book right now and because of all my own problems, I need a dictionary that will really help me write. I am 100% Disabled Vietnam Combat Veteran, with a spinal cord injury. It is so bad that even after a surgery in 1996, I have to walk with crutches. It has affected my whole body, I can only type with one hand that is one finger at a time, I can use the other hand to shift, but that is it. Well guys, that's it, so thanks for the try, I hope this will help you set a better app. Thanks, Bob

Reviewer 8075 · 7/17/2015

This app is efficient. The free version has adds, but they are not too bad. Windows doesn't have a built-in dictionary like Apple so this is the best option. Besides, you get to learn new stuff every day when you open it. It is very informative.

Reviewer 9454 · 7/17/2015
Smart and on point...

This app really helped me study and do my homework faster then a regular dictionary can do...

deanna · 7/24/2015
5 stars - use it every day

Great tool and easy to use! Highly recommended

Jake · 7/21/2015
Great app!

Easy to use and includes the spelling corrector. It also gives good encyclopedic definitions as well. Built in games are great too. Works with no internet.

Pam · 7/26/2015

Best dictionary yet...

Daniel · 7/11/2015

This is the best deutsch-deutsch dictionary going!

Reviewer 6561 · 7/6/2015
Eldridge Gilbert, Jr .

I really like this dictionary and find that it provides greater access to word analysis tools. Thank you!

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