Online dictionaries and thesaurus


Introduction

This is a collection of online and install-able dictionaries and thesaurus


Oxford Dictionary

http://oxforddictionaries.com This is the original dictionary and a classic. Most of us have at some stage owned an oxford dictionary, usually the pocket oxford. I wonder where it is now? Interesting the Oxford dictionary is available as an iPhone app with audio too

Webster’s online dictionary

http://www.webster-dictionary.org/ This is another well respected and used dictionary. This site is also a thesaurus, medical and legal dictionary too.

Cambridge Dictionary

http://dictionary.cambridge.org/ this is yet another of the big dictionary compaies thats online. They too are offering apps for mobile devices like iphone and android

Dictionary.com

http://dictionary.reference.com/ This is a popular one with the students and is available as an ipad and iphone/touch application too.

Wordnik

http://www.wordnik.com/ this is one of the recent online dictionaries and thesaurus. Worth a look.
wordnik
wordnik

Ninjawords

http://ninjawords.com/ this dictionary, which claims to be fast, infact NINJA fast is also available as a iphone application.
ninjawords
ninjawords

definr
definr

Definr

http://www.definr.com/ another fast online dictionary

Visuwords

this is one of my favourite as its a different approach to dictionaries and one I like. Visuwords This dictionary particularly appeals to the visual learner – http://www.visuwords.com
visuwords
visuwords