English Thesaurus by Word Magic Software (Universal)
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Released: Mar 3, 2011
Version: 8.6.0
Size: 119 MB
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English Thesaurus

Word Magic Software
WORKS OFFLINE - Expand your English vocabulary or find just the right word for the assignment, our comprehensive word selection, and simple search options will have you using this app every day. With a minimalist display designed for functionality, it features visual cues, like usage guides and regional flags, and easy navigation between detailed results.

One of the largest collections of synonyms and antonyms featuring pronunciation, it includes not only single terms but phrases and complete colloquial proverbs. This wide-ranging collection of terminology is intended to be a professional writing aid for native speakers and a reliable tool for those learning the language. Internet connection needed only for the spell checker.

What makes this English Thesaurus unique?

• The fact that you may enter set phrases, not only single terms, as valid entries.

• The fact that you may obtain synonyms of parts of speech usually not included in other thesauri, such as exclamations, prepositional phrases, ‚Äčand idiomatic verbs. Even proverbs have their synonyms!

• Vast database; no less than 1,767,000+ synonyms and 361,000+ antonyms.

• 349,000+ English words and 25,000+ pictures.

• Meaning Descriptors to help distinguish between the different word meanings.

• Strict coherence of each synonym set. Transitive verbs yield only transitive synonyms. Intransitive verbs yield intransitive synonyms. Meanings and connotations of words are never mixed.

• Phonetic transcription following IPA standards in American and British English.

• Sync your favorites among your devices with Dropbox

• You may now enter plurals as valid entries.

• Customize using available themes, background color, and font.

• Fuzzy Search: Detects misspelled words and offers close suggestions.

* Please note this is a Thesaurus and therefore includes only English synonyms, no translations nor verb conjugations. Our General Reference Dictionary includes all those.

What's new in version 8.6.0
* Fixed compatibility problem with older iOS versions
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Our verdict: Good
  • + English Thesaurus is a highly rated app (4.5-star).
  • + English Thesaurus is currently ranked #117 in paid Reference apps for iPhone, as well as #130 in paid Reference apps for iPad.
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