Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD by Merriam-Webster, Inc. (iPad)
Released: May 24, 2011
Version: 3.3.1
Size: 29 MB
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Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD

Merriam-Webster, Inc.

America's most useful and respected dictionary – redesigned for iOS 8 to make it even more enjoyable to use.

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 synonyms and antonyms, example sentences, Quick Definitions, Word of the Day, Favorites, and more.

It's a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The app is free, and supported by ads.


* Voice Search
* Synonyms & Antonyms
* Example Sentences
* Quick Definitions
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Favorites
* For iPad: Scrolling Index - lets you browse the entire dictionary
* Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up

What's new in version 3.3.1
Added a Today extension for the Word of the Day

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Our verdict: Great!
  • ➜ Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD is a good, 3.5-star app.
  • ➜ The app is free.
  • ➜ Merriam-Webster Dictionary HD is currently ranked #8 in free Reference apps for iPad.
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