Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Dictionaries on the iPad
Everything you love about Dictionary.com on the iPhone is now available on the iPad! The free Dictionary.com app for iPad delivers trusted reference content from Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com. No internet connection is needed to search words. The app includes nearly 2 million words, definitions, synonyms and antonyms.
Merriam-Webster Dictionary: FREE
Most useful and respected dictionary, designed and enhanced especially for iPad. In addition to all the definitions from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, the app offers voice search – to let you look up a word without having to spell it – along with an integrated thesaurus, example sentences, Word of the Day, Favorites, and more.
Wordbook: $1.99 AU
WordBook is a comprehensive, quick and intuitive dictionary and thesaurus of the English language. It's a great combination of comprehensive contents and fast intuitive interface. 150,000 entries with more than 220,000 definitions, 70,000 usage samples. 23,000 root word origins (etymologies).
WordWeb English Dictionary: FREE
The WordWeb English dictionary and thesaurus: fast searching, spelling suggestions, definitions, usage examples, synonyms, related words - and no adverts. An offline audio version is available separately. The intelligent word entry suggests possible correct spellings as you type, as well as listing words that sound the same or are often confused.
Dictionary is an easy to use, no fluff dictionary app for your iDevice. Helps you find words when you need to without getting in your way. The entire dictionary is installed on your Device. If you have a connection you can look it up online for a more detailed definition. Built the way a dictionary should be!
Blends: $1.99 AU
Blends is a simple and fun dictionary for the english language. Simple and fun interface design. Browse through relationships to find the best suited word. Examples, synonyms, antonyms, hypernyms, hyponyms and more. Based on the Princeton University WordNet Project. Save bookmarks, navigate and view your history.
Dictionary for iPad: $2.99 AU
Dictionary is a consistentand hyperlinked English illustrated dictionary and thesaurus, spell checker, vocabulary builder and Wikipedia browser. Equally useful as a dictionary with intelligent word lookup, as a fast spell checker or as a Wikipedia web browser, Dictionary is fast and easy to use.
Advanced English Dictionary and Thesaurus: FREE
Instead of following the standard dictionary format, the WordNet dictionary is organized with an innovative and convenient approach. In addition to the straightforward definition the dictionary shows how each word is linked to other words in terms of synonyms, opposites and similar words, but also hyponyms and hyperlinks within the group.
Concise English Dictionary: $0.99 AU
Concise English Dictionary is a premium quality reference for the English language. It is fast, reliable, up-to-date and really easy to use. You will love it! Concise English Dictionary is developed by the author of the best-selling English Dictionary for Symbian and Blackberry – UIQ Open and Handango People's Choice award winner!
Dictionary: $1.99 AU
Dictionary is an intuitive, talking and integrated English illustrated dictionary and thesaurus, spell checker, vocabulary builder and wikipedia browser. Equally useful as a dictionary with intelligent word lookup, as a fast spell checker or as a Wikipedia web browser, Dictionary is fast and easy to use.
Posted by Greg Swanson at 14.3.12