Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus
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*This is a British English Dictionary and Thesaurus. If you are looking for American English, try searching for the Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus.
The Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus is a universal app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.
The second edition of the Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus is the perfect language resource, combining a dictionary and thesaurus text. This means that you only need one app when you need language help. In this edition the dictionary and thesaurus texts are integrated so that the thesaurus entry for a word follows the dictionary entry directly. This is based on market research into user preferences making the dictionary accessible, clear, and easy to use.
With 300,000 definitions, synonyms, and antonyms, this really is the ultimate tool for anyone who loves language-based quizzes and puzzles. The Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus also features usage notes to help you deal with tricky vocabulary and improve your writing style. A brand-new, top of the range dictionary and thesaurus combined. The ultimate all-in-one reference tool.
+ Optimized for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
+ Select a word within a definition to view the selected word's definition
+ 140,000 words, definitions, and phrases, and 220,000 synonyms and antonyms.
+ Brand-new integrated design is accessible, clear, and easy to use.
+ Usage notes give help on tricky vocabulary and Word Links help you find words related to the entry, such as 'equine' at 'horse', and 'anenometer' at 'wind'.
+ Fuzzy Search to help find those difficult to spell words.
+ Offline access, so no wireless connection is necessary.
Readership: Anyone who wants an all-in-one reference combining a dictionary and thesaurus. It will appeal to puzzle solvers, people seeking to improve their writing style, and anyone who wants a comprehensive language resource.