English Dictionary & Thesaurus by Quan Le (iPad)
Released: Jul 5, 2010
Version: 2.3
Size: 35 MB
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English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Quan Le
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English Dictionary & Thesaurus is a superlative dictionary for iPad. The comprehensive dictionary contains 6 built-in dictionaries, famous web dictionaries, Thesaurus, GRE wordlist. Especially, You can look-up word while reading news by built-in web browser, play Crossword game, do Google translation and more.


► Noteworthy
• Auto get keyword from clipboard when activated
• Look-up word while reading news by built-in web browser
• VOA Special English module for improving listening & reading skill.
• Crossword with GRE word-list
• Natural voice pronunciations

► Smart Searching
• Quick gathering word's definition from many dictionaries
• One tap to look-up word in the definition screen
• Quick link for synonyms, antonyms, hyponyms...
• Auto detect keyword and look-up word in appropriate dictionary
• Spell-check
• Wildcard, Anagram & Phonetic search

► Comprehensive Contents

- NEW! Etymology dictionary with 35,500 entries
- NEW! Idiom dictionary contains about 2,900 entries

• Built-in dictionaries:
- WordNet 3.0: 200,000 entries, 3.5 million words and 1.7 million links
- Thesaurus with 20,000 entries
- GRE word-list with 5000 keywords
- VOA Word Book
• Web dictionaries:
- WordReference dictionary
- Mobile Answers dictionary
- Mobile Wikipedia
• Audio pronunciation for English keywords

► Quick Translation (Online)
• Support Google Translator for 58 languages (online).
• Support sending translated text via email

► VOA Special English
• Read VOA news transcript while listening
• Download news (transcript and sound) for offline listening and reading
• Listen to 30-minute daily broadcast Radio

► Web Browser
• Look-up word while surfing the internet
• Learn Grammar Online with pre-built bookmarks

► Advanced Functions
• Crossword game (VOA word-list & GRE vocabulary)
• "Words of The Day"
• Favorite list
• History list
• Notes for learning words

► Note:
The dictionary does not required an internet connection except to view web dictionaries or do Google translation.

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► Others dictionaries
• HEdictionary: English - Russian, English - Chinese, English - Thai, English - Korean, English - Vietnamese, English - Indonesian, English - Hungarian

What's new in version 2.3
- RETINA ready!
- Fixed VOA Special English bugs
- Support In-App Purchses
Our verdict: Ok
  • + English Dictionary & Thesaurus is an ok, 3.5-star app.
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