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● English Dictionary - LDOCE is the leading free English dictionary app for iPhone – with over 2,000,000 trusted definitions and synonyms, the app is designed and optimized for your mobile device.
- 165,000 corpus-based examples of natural English show words in context and how English is really used.
- 230,000 words, phrases, and meanings – more than any other learner's dictionary.
● More dictionary you can use:
- English Dictionary:
+ Definitions written using a vocabulary of just 80,000 words – the Longman Defining Vocabulary, ensuring all definitions are clear and easy to understand.
- Thesaurus Dictionary:
+ Frequency information on the most common words – the new Longman Communication 9000 – helps you learn them first.
+ The integrated Thesaurus with more than 18,000 synonyms, antonyms, and related words helps you improve your writing by using more precise and high level words: stop saying ‘nice’, instead, say ‘lovely, delightful, enjoyable, wonderful, brilliant’.
- Collocations Dictionary:
+ With more than 65,000 collocations: learn word combinations to use the correct words together, such as ‘take a test’ (not ‘make a test’), ‘heavy rain’ (not ‘strong rain’), and ‘highly successful’.
+ Words from the Academic Word List highlighted to help you improve your essays and presentations.
● Improve your English skill.
- Avoid making common mistakes and get extra help with grammar patterns and using the correct tenses.
Improve your pronunciation
- All headwords pronounced in both British and American English
- All example sentences pronounced in either British or American English (via external links)
● Main Features:
- Word of the Day – learn a new word each day and expand your vocabulary.
- Audio pronunciations – never mispronounce another word
- Quiz widget - test your vocabulary skills (are you prepping for the SAT?) with our Word of the Day quizzes
- Favorite words and history - customize your recently searched word list and never forget the newest words you’ve learned
- English Spelling help - not sure how a word is spelled? This app will find it for you
- Full content of the print dictionary
- PLUS additional collocations, synonyms, and word origins
- Local look-ups - take a look at the words searched by location
- Search for idioms and phrasal verbs
- Show images of the word.
- Copy / Paste words and text to clipboard
- Recording the voice.
● All this makes the English Dictionary - LDOCE the largest resource of English available on any mobile platform.
Get even more from your app with our Upgrades:
- Get full permissions + Remove ads
- Update new words.
- Support iPhoneXS Max
Ratings and Reviews
This app is good enough for learning English and understanding definition of word. If you can provide some English radio stations in USA like as NPR, VOA or CNN, it would be better!
Great app with good design and useful possibilities
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.