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Dictionary.com: English Words

Dictionary.com: English Words

By Dictionary.com, LLC

  • App Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2009-04-07
  • Current Version: 7.5.27
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 147.39 MB
  • Developer: Dictionary.com, LLC
  • Compatibility: Android, iOS 8.0
App Ratings: 4.36232
Based on 8,694 Reviews

Dictionary.com: English Words App Description

Download the essential and most comprehensive dictionary app for dependable definitions at your fingertips. Dictionary.com is the leading free English dictionary app for iPhone – with over 2,000,000 trusted definitions and synonyms, the Dictionary.com app is designed and optimized for your mobile device. Works offline! Install the offline dictionary for access to definitions whenever you need them. In addition to the trusted reference content from Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, this app includes: - Word of the Day – learn a new word each day and expand your vocabulary - Audio pronunciations – never mispronounce another word - Voice search – find the definitions you’re looking for anywhere, anytime - Content Collections Carousel includes Word Trends, Grammar Tips, , Slideshows, and Word of the Day - Quiz widget - test your vocabulary skills (are you prepping for the SAT?) with our Word of the Day quizzes - Favorite words and search history - customize your recently searched word list and never forget the newest words you’ve learned - English Spelling help - not sure how a word is spelled? This app will find it for you - Local look-ups - take a look at the words searched by location - Learner’s Dictionary - includes extra information about word usage for English learners - Optimized for Apple Watch! Get even more from your app with our Upgrades: - Example Sentences - Encyclopedia - Idioms and Phrases - Medical, Science, Rhyming Dictionaries - Offline Dictionary + Remove ads Or you can get all of this additional content and remove ads for one low price with our Pro App.


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Dictionary.com: English Words App Reviews

  • Too slow

    By karen889
    It takes approximately 10-15 second for it to search a word. Sorry it’s too slow and deleted the app ! Edit: in response to the developer- I travel for work and I travel for leisure. So my view is not just based off one location thus your “connectivity” excuse. Your app is extremely slow and now I just use plain google which takes about 1-3 seconds( yes I actually time myself)!! Do better !!!
  • Love

    By Tahi hi
    Love this app and the word of the day!
  • App Crash on Voice Search

    By shreedhar99
    App crash frequently on voice search but not all the time. Please fix it! Otherwise its good.
  • Very Useful App

    By Disable Cable
    I like Dictionary & Thesaurus very much. Use nearly every day. Really looking forward to trying Power Pack too.
  • Disappointed

    By PT JS
    The ads are awful now and I have to repeatedly by the upgrade that includes example sentences. Even then, the example sentences aren’t typically helpful or of quality.
  • no scribble

    By Yogi Marer
    no scribble type, just dictation
  • AD WALL. On a freaking dictionary app.

    By Real music pleases the ears
    I will delete this app if it gives uses an ad wall again. Too many other good options out there to have to put up with something that ridiculous.
  • No Dark Mode

    By Prof. Willett
    I use to use this app all of the time. I even considered buying it because of it’s usefulness. However, my eyes are not what they used to be so I cannot use this app anymore. Other apps have implemented a Dark Mode theme which solves my problem. Dictionary does not have a Dark Mode so I cannot read the screen. I keep it on my phone in the hope the developers include a Dark Mode in a future version.
  • Free Knowledge > Capitalism

    By Flipperella
    –“A tasteless tactic I would not have expected from Dictionary.com.” It is worth mentioning that I have PAID for a few extensions offered by Dictionary.com. Shouldn’t that be enough to quell the bombardment of full-screen ads? I loved Doctionary.com. It was my favorite referencing tool as it operated quickly and was easily navigable. Now, I have to completely close the app and restart a new search altogether due to the FACT the ads are PURPOSELY designed with the “close” button off-screen. I regret spending money on the extensions and my finger is hovering over the “Delete App?” button.
  • Used to be Great

    By Asfgfdrhcvjiydch
    The app used to be awesome, but then I used it once when I was playing Scrabble, and the app kept shutting down. I don’t know if it’s my now phone, but it was very annoying. Besides that, it’s amazing. The definitions are clear and easy to understand. (Almost) All good here. 🙃