LookUp: English dictionary by Squircle Apps LLP (Universal)
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Released: May 29, 2014
Version: 6.2.4
Size: 180 MB
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LookUp: English dictionary

Squircle Apps LLP
LookUp is an easy to use english dictionary app, with beautiful Word of the Day illustrations, and an award winning design to lookup all you want to know about about a word in a single search. It’s a great reading companion for avid readers, and a visual learning tool for kids, new English speakers, or just about anyone looking to proactively build their vocabulary.

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What can you do with LookUp?
Remember new words: Everyday, we carefully curate and design beautiful illustrations for the Word of the Day, making it easier and fun to learn new words!

Organize your favorite words: Group the new word discover by your favorite books, places, authors, or just anything with Collections. You can even create Siri shortcuts for your specific collections to access them easily!

Take Quizzes: You can test your vocabulary by taking quizzes based on the words you save in your Collections. Quizzes are a great way to remember words or to prepare for proficiency exams. Answer the questions correctly to win trophies!

Learn it all: LookUp a word’s meaning, picture, origin, synonyms, antonyms and a wikipedia entry in a single search.

Translations: You can translate the definitions from English to more than 18 different Languages including Chinese, German, Spanish, Greek and many more!

Translations are available in: Chinese, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Romanian, Greek, Tatar, Tok Pisin, Indonesian, Malay, Turkmen, Tajik, isiXhosa, isiZulu, Northern Sotho, Setswana, with support for more Languages such as Hindi coming soon!

Definitions and Translations in LookUp are powered by the Oxford English Dictionary.

LookUp on Apple Watch:
Instant Definitions: Find meanings, example sentences, origin, or wikipedia information right from your wrist. LookUp is the most comprehensive dictionary app for watchOS.

Word of the Day: Access Word of the Day from the Apple Watch app, or just add a complication for it, you can even have it delivered every morning on your Siri Watch Face.

Handoff - Glance on your watch, and take it over to your phone, for detailed information and more!

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Praise for LookUp:
Webby Honoree (2017) for Best UX in Mobile Apps
"LookUp is far and away my favorite dictionary app I’ve used." - Macstories
"It doesn't feel like any other dictionary app for iPhone." - Beautiful Pixels
Apple 20 Under 20 (2015)


LookUp Requires Internet Connectivity to search for a word.

What's new in version 6.2.4
Improvements to the app's accessibility:
Improves Voice Over support in Settings
Fixes a bug where voice over would sometimes fail to scroll in the Word of the Day details screen.

Improvements to trackpad support on iPadOS
Fixes a bug where keyboard navigation in Search screen would sometimes fail to select recently searched words

Fixes a bug where the action extension would sometimes fail to lemmatize words.
Screenshot #1 (iPhone)
Our verdict: Good
  • + LookUp: English dictionary is a highly rated app (5-star).
  • + LookUp: English dictionary is currently ranked #70 in paid Reference apps for iPhone, as well as #262 in paid Reference apps for iPad.
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