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DICTIONARIES

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition. 2000

http://www.bartleby.com/61/
"Over 90,000 entries feature 10,000 new words and senses, 70,000 audio word pronunciations, 900 full-page color illustrations, language notes and word-root appendixes."

Dictionary.com

http://www.dictionary.com
Need a definition? Need a translation? Have a question about grammar? Want to do a word search puzzle? Look here!

Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

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"Giving the derivation, source, or origin of common phrases, allusions, and words that have a tale to tell. . .Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable comprises over 18,000 entries that reveal the etymologies, trace the origins and otherwise catalog 'words with a tale to tell.'"

Langenberg Dictionary

http://dictionary.langenberg.com/
Rhyming, Crossword, Scrabble, Thesaurus, Quotations & Clichés, Synonyms, Definitions can all be found here, along with links to dictionaries on other sites.

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

http://www.merriam-webster.com/
"Based on the Webster 10th Collegiate edition, with updates added annually. More than 160,000 entries. Each word is accompanied by definition, pronunciation, usage, grammatical function, and a brief etymology. A thesaurus can be queried for similar words, and misspellings return suggested spellings. Includes an extensive pronunciation guide and sound files for the pronunciation of many terms."

Roget's Thesaurus

http://www.thesaurus.com/
Thesaurus.com has search dictionary or thesaurus and links to translators, games, categories and writing resources.

Wordsmyth Dictionary-Thesaurus

http://www.wordsmyth.net/
"The Wordsmyth Education Dictionary-Thesaurus is the premier online American English dictionary with an integrated thesaurus. WEDT contains 50,000 headwords, and very precisely defined and hyperlinked synonyms."

 

yourDictionary

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Wiktionary
http://www.wiktionary.org/
Wiktionary is above all a multilingual dictionary.