Dictionaries in the English Language and English Guide - Evaluations and Reviews


dictionary.langenberg.com/
A meta-index for locating definitions, thesauri entries, quotations
  
blueray.com/dictionary/
Also offers recommendations of equivalent print-based dictionaries. Provides online versions of unusual dictionaries, including dictionaries of one-letter words, all-consonant words, and all-vowel words.
  
word2word.com/dictionary.html
Index of online language dictionaries and resources, covering over 100 languages. Also includes a multi-language translator for Web pages and text, and information on online language courses, language chat sites, printed resources, ancient language resour
  
bibliomania.com/2/3/255/frameset.html
Extensively cross referenced, it is taken from Dr. Brewer's substantially revised and extended edition of Hypertext edition of a searchable and browsable dictionary which gives definitions and explanations of terms, cliches, phrases, and turns of phrase.
  
langtolang.com/
Also offers basic vocabulary for travellers in each language. Multilingual dictionary offering single and multiple word translation between English, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian, and Turkish.
  
peak.org/~jeremy/dictionary/
A history of the English language is given, and differences in vocabulary, spelling and usage are highlighted. Explanantion of terms which differ in usage between American English and British English.
  
eubd1.ugr.es/tony/risweb.isa
An English-Spanish translation dictionary, and an IFLA glossary of around 50, thesauri and Information Science literature.
  
logophilia.com/WordSpy/
A specific word is presented daily, along with a definition, and a citation illustrating its usage. Guide to recently coined words, existing words that have enjoyed a recent renaissance, and older words being used in new ways.
  
humanities.uchicago.edu/forms_unrest/ROGET.html
Online version of Roget's Thesaurus from the ARTFL project at the University of Chicago.
  
bartleby.com/61/
Searchable dictionary of American English, including introductory essays on the natural history of English, the Indo-European origin of English, and the mathematics of language. An accompanying guide discusses syllabication and pronunciation and explains
  
cs.brown.edu/fun/welsh/Glossary.html
Glossary containing grammatical terms and explanation of their use and context.
  
m-w.com/netdict.htm
Online English dictionary from Merriam-Webster Inc.
  
facstaff.bucknell.edu/rbeard/diction.html
They are not exclusively bi-lingual dictionaries with English, or confined to European languages. Some subject specific dictionaries, for example a Norwegian Dictionary of Internet Terms are included Extensive list of dictionaries covering many languages.
  
lookwayup.com/free/dictionary.htm
Facilitates translation from English to German, Dutch, French, Spanish, and Portuguese. Translation dictionary and search tool which can either be embedded in Web pages or incorporated into a browser.
  
textdoctor.com/resources.htm
Listings of Internet resources for writing and communication such as dictionaries, thesauri, grammar guides and research and reference sites.
  
wordsmyth.net/
Includes a search engine enabling narrow or broad-based searches for definitions and synonyms. Educational American English dictionary with an integrated thesaurus.
  
buzzwhack.com/
Features a buzzword dictionary, and a facility for users to contribute words for inclusion. Adopts a light-hearted approach to providing plain-English definitions of commonly used 'buzzwords'.
  
members.aol.com/gulfhigh2/words.html
Reference source providing examples of long words, vowel-rich words, palindromes, those starting with Z, plurals and miscellaneous facts.
  
work.ucsd.edu:5141/cgi-bin/http_webster
Search words are entered, producing a list of definitions of the word. Simple interface for accessing various dictionary services on the Internet.
  
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