Dictionary.com: English Words

Dictionary.com: English Words

By Dictionary.com, LLC

  • Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2009-04-07
  • Current Version: 7.5.16
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 129.47 MB
  • Developer: Dictionary.com, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4/5 ( 207,727 Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
Dictionary.com: English Words App Ratings: 4
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Total 207,727 Reviews

Dictionary.com: English Words App Description

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 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! Get even more from your app with our Upgrades: - Example Sentences - Encyclopedia - Idioms and Phrases - Medical, Science, Rhyming Dictionaries - Offline Dictionary + Remove ads Or you can get all of this additional content and remove ads for one low price with our Pro App.

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Dictionary.com: English Words App Reviews

  • Was a great app till recently

    2
    By laurenmycc
    The pronounce button has not been working, the IPA part shows your codes, and there are pop-up ads shown full-screen randomly.
  • Adds are too intrusive.

    2
    By buddhajourney
    Thought I would use this with my kids to improve their writing. However adds are unexpected, intrusive, and confuse them.
  • My paid-for app just disappeared

    1
    By Gwitched
    And when I went to the App Store and retrieved it from iCloud it isn’t the premium version. I have ads popping up and limited access to app resources! I tried to find an email link to complain, but couldn’t find one. So here I am registering my complaint until the matter is resolved. Up until this point, dictionary.com app has been one of my most-used apps!!
  • Freezes up a lot in loading definitions

    2
    By Dubblebubble898
    This is a dictionary app, it should be easy to use. And there’s even ads sometimes that pop up? Honestly, just use google.
  • Used to be much better

    3
    By Becreul
    I have tried to contact them several times because one day the pronunciation feature no longer worked. I use it a lot just because it was fun and I don’t want to delete it and download it again because I’m not sure if I will lose all my favorite words, (and they never bother to respond) so it’s very frustrating. I’m really disappointed.
  • DO NOT DOWNLOAD. Ads block you even after paying.

    1
    By rooattack
    Huge problems here and guess what? they don’t care. Here’s what to look for: - Even after paying for the highest upgrade, the app inundates you with obstructing ads that block you for 10 secs at a time that you cannot close. Moreover, you’re a full paying customer at this point and they still desperately force ads for revenue. - the ads’ “X” button to close the ad suddenly disappears after 0.5s before you can close it. They must think people are complete idiots. - you can’t look up words like “craving” — it only takes “crave” in the thesaurus. Basically, the app is pretty dumb too. I’ve had this app for almost a year now and finally switching since they have not responded to a single review, comment, or email touch my team and I has sent the past year. We were giving them a chance but now we plan to start hitting social hard with this review. The conclusion is that desperately monetized apps that disregard user-empathy at all costs end up losing fast. The ones that wait for thousands to complain about something (trying to get a quick buck in before the media rants) lose all respect. The ones that don’t listen stop being listened to by the public in return. Too bad, you had your chance.
  • Forced adds are ruining it

    1
    By Tayylorco
    I understand the need to make a profit. You guys are a business. I get that. Forcing people to interactive advertisements is crossing the line, though. If I have to play a tutorial of a game in the hopes of an exit button (there wasn’t one), I will just delete the app. It’s faster to go online than it is to fight your way out of the ads.
  • can't hear the pronounce

    3
    By JGao3
    Can’t hear the pronounce even after purchase. If anyone knows how to fix it, please let me know.thx!
  • Can’t add to the comments section

    2
    By Dcpix
    Can’t add to the comments section of words that you save. 🤷🏾‍♂️
  • Latest Upgrade

    4
    By SunnyFtW
    I recently upgraded this app and everything I had went away I wasn’t getting word of the day I uninstalled and reinstalled still nothing I emailed for support and was told there are some bugs that they’re working out... I turned on WIFI and everything came back very happy!

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