Dictionary.com: English Words

Dictionary.com: English Words

By Dictionary.com, LLC

  • Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2009-04-07
  • Current Version: 7.5.10
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 100.26 MB
  • Developer: Dictionary.com, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4/5 ( 207,407 Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
Dictionary.com: English Words App Ratings: 4
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From 207,407 Reviews
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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 - Word origin and history - discover etymology on even the strangest words - 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 and Slang 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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App Reviews

  • Flipping

    3
    By Kurmudgeon
    I’m puzzled why this app does not flip into landscape mode. That is annoying.
  • Does what a dictionary should

    4
    By twash13
    I think there should be a way to flip through favorited words, sort of like flash cards. I generally favorite words I don’t know so that I can come back to them later. The task of reading through favorited words is unnecessarily arduous.
  • Forced Ads-no fun!

    1
    By M.att
    This app was decent, offering definitions for words (hence the name Dictionary). However, recently they updated to allowing forced ads to pop up in your face while you are in the middle of looking up a definition. So while quietly researching a word, suddenly a blasting loud video starts screeching from your phone trying to sell you a mattress! This app has become utterly useless unless you pay for no adds, which I won’t be forced into doing. If anything I’ll pay for a different app that offers definitions just to spite the makers of this app for so blatantly pushing me towards purchasing they’re add free version.
  • Dictionary

    3
    By Millie in LA
    Just went to use the “medical dictionary” portion, that i upgraded to in the past... but it now wants another $2.99 for a new upgrade! What happened to the one i already had?? Also.. sooooo many pop ups! 🤪 Otherwise... would’ve given 5 stats
  • Fascism

    1
    By Purseholder62
    Your definition of fascism is incorrectly defined as “right wing” My college dictionary doesn’t have that as part of it.
  • Too many ads

    2
    By Mcredpearce
    Ads or annoying. Deleting now.
  • What happened ?

    1
    By just another Aspir
    Haven’t used this app for some time. Used to like it, but now it’s difficult to maneuver through and just not as user friendly as it was about a year ago. I despise change for the sake change under the disguise of improvement. Sometimes things should be left alone. Familiarity and function are attributes that bring quality and usefulness to an app. Additions are good, changes should be more closely scrutinized before being executed. Don’t make changes that make the app appear foreign to the users.
  • Two major issues have made the app unusable for me

    2
    By CamSchnackel
    1. Offline mode mysteriously disappeared a couple years ago. My app says to go to settings but it’s not there. Emailed support and they were unhelpful. 2. App frequently refuses to show any info, saying an internet connection is required. This is despite the fact that I do in fact have an internet connection. No other apps that I use have this problem.
  • Has really gone downhill

    2
    By AngelsXzist
    I agree with the March 8th thoughtful reviewer. I’ll add that the word of the day has become ridiculous. I really love learning new words or alternate definitions for ones I already know; however, it seems way too often that the word of the day is either obsolete or a British (or other) slang term. This week alone has been full of both. Every once in a while would be fine but how about words we can actually use to improve our everyday vocabulary? It’s disappointing.
  • inappropriate alert!!!!

    1
    By cutey patudy
    HEY CREATORS!!!! I AM A 9 YEAR OLD SAYING I SAW THE WORD SEXUAL,F***,AND SOMETHING ABOUT WOMEN BELIEVEING IN SOMETHING I BELIEVE IN GOD AND YOU ACUSE US WOMEN FOR BELIEVING IN GOD!!!!!???!!!! hmpp! CHANGE YOUR THOUGHTS AND THINK oh wait... YOU CANT!!!!! If you fix this I will Happily re-rate it! BYE BYE CHANGE IT NOW Sincerely, cutey patudy! 😘😍🤪😛😜😝😛🤪😛😝😜😙😍😘 Why are you still here 🤨 Edit.... I SHOULD!!!!!!!! probably.... get back tooooooo ROBBING A BANK LATER BYE BYE ROBLOX PO PO’S YOUR NOT catching NINJA FROM FORTNITE’S SISTER HAHhahahh LOSERS BYEEZZZ

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