Description

Dictionary.com’s Pro app now includes ALL of our content and Upgrades (over 3,400,000 fun and helpful entries) for just one low price. It’s also ad-free!

Download the essential and most comprehensive dictionary app for dependable definitions at your fingertips.

Dictionary.com is the leading free English dictionary app for iPhone – with over 2,000,000 trusted definitions and synonyms, the Dictionary.com app is designed and optimized for your mobile device.

Works offline! Install the free offline dictionary for access to definitions whenever you need them.

In addition to the trusted reference content from Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, this app includes:
- Word of the Day – learn a new word each day and expand your vocabulary
- Audio pronunciations – never mispronounce another word
- Voice search – find the definitions you’re looking for anywhere, anytime
- Content Collections Carousel includes Word Trends, Grammar Tips, Slideshows, and Word of the Day
- Quiz widget - test your vocabulary skills (are you prepping for the SAT?) with our Word of the Day quizzes
- Word origin and history - discover etymology on even the strangest words
- Favorite words and search 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
- Local look-ups - take a look at the words searched by location
- Learner’s Dictionary - includes extra information about word usage for English learners
- Optimized for Apple Watch!

What's New

Version 7.5.1

- Minor Improvements

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5

783 Ratings

783 Ratings

Should stick to definitions not opinion

Jaab1

I have really enjoyed this app for the most part. I share the word of the day with a friend almost every morning and we really like it. She is an avid crossword player.
What I find unacceptable is that the extra articles tend to lean on the trendy politically correct or just downright liberal end of the spectrum. Since I'm not one of the millennials it seems to target, I actually know a bit of historical context for many of these articles and it's not as they portray them. It's not "balanced" or objective. I would like to see these little tidbits of interest be just informative not simply opinionated, trendy and vapid. If your going to include these at all do a better job. Or maybe include one of those disclaimers that says this is just an opinion.

Organize Favorites?

GtrInLA

So far I really like this app! But to take this to the next level I recommend having a way to organize favorites somehow. When learning vocabulary it has been proven that we learn more effectively by organizing words by ‘meaning’. Why not allow users to custom make a folder or place holder? Additionally syncing to iCloud in this respect would be ideal. Developers please take note and consider this tweak for your paid supporters. Would be worth 10 stars if they could add this feature... I hope I don’t get asked again during my session(s) to rate your app, especially since I denied notifications at the root level.

Word of Day notifications need more!

corby1979

Great app and provides exactly what I need, when I need it. However, I have signed up to receive the word of the day everyday, but the only thing is when it sends it, the notification that gets pushed through only has the word on it - it needs to include the definition too! I hate having to then open the app to read what the word means and therefor hardly ever get around to doing it, hence it being a useless feature. SEND THE DEFINITION IN THE PUSH NOTIFICATION ALONG WITH THE WORD OF THE DAY PLEASE!!

Information

Seller
Dictionary.com, LLC
Size
108.9 MB
Category
Reference
Compatibility
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© Dictionary.com, LLC 2017
Price
$3.99
In-App Purchases
  1. Encyclopedia upgrade Free
  2. Medical Dictionary Upgrade Free
  3. Translator Upgrade Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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