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Description

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

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

Easily search definitions and synonyms offline. You can access the offline dictionary anytime and anywhere - you do not need an internet connection. Voice search and audio pronunciation requires connection.

In addition to the trusted reference content from Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, this app includes more features than you might expect:


• Word of the Day – expand your vocabulary and challenge yourself daily

• Audio pronunciation – increase confidence in English and never mispronounce another word
• Voice Searches – conveniently speak to search a word without having to spell it

• Articles – explore hundreds of fun topics on language, grammar, and words in the wild

• Slideshows – learn fascinating facts about language

• Favorite words and search history – never forget the words you learn and save words for future reference

• Word origin - discover interesting etymologies for even the strangest words
• Local lookups - see which words are being searched near you or by location

• Spelling suggestions – not sure how a word is spelled? Spell check in the app will help

• Advanced learner’s dictionary – special content for ESL, EFL and English learners

Extra upgrades included in our Pro App:

• Remove Ads
• Encyclopedia

• Slang Dictionary

• Idioms and Phrases

• Example Sentences

• Medical, Science and Rhyming Dictionaries

 $4.99 in iOS App Store

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Version History

Launched Jul 29, 2011 (about 7 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Dec 22
2014
(Current)
Version 4.0

All app upgrades (over 1,400,000 new pieces of must-have content!) are now included in this update at no additional charge
Fun new Word of the Day Quiz widget - iOS 8
Optimized and Enhanced for iOS 8
Improved translator feature
New Word of the Day images
General performance improvements

Jun 12
2014
Version 3.3

- FREE advanced Learner’s Dictionary provides additional content for English learners, or anyone looking for more context.
- New Encyclopedia upgrade
-Various improvements and bug fixes.

Feb 12
2014
Version 3.2.3

Bug fixes and improvements.

Dec 17
2013
Version 3.2.2

Fixed an issue with in-app purchases, that was being experienced by some users. To download content that you already purchased, tap on "Restore Purchases" from the Upgrades screen.

Nov 27
2013
Version 3.2.1

Added the Power Pack content bundle
New in 3.2:
• Sleek new design for iOS7
• Slideshow gallery with popular daily content
• New premium content: Slang Dictionary, Idioms & Phrases and Grammar & Tips, available as in-app purchases

Nov 21
2013
Version 3.2

• Sleek new design for iOS7
• Slideshow gallery with popular daily content
• New premium content: Slang Dictionary, Idioms &
• Phrases, and Grammar & Tips, available as in app purchases

Aug 07
2013
Version 3.1

What's New in This Version

Medical Dictionary with 35,000 definitions (available as an upgrade)

Science Dictionary with 23,000 definitions & illustrations (available as an upgrade)

Translator with more than 30 languages 

The return of the back button!

Loyalty program

Jun 03
2013
Version 3.0

* Fast & modern design makes it easier to explore the English language
* More than 2,000 new words, including mankini, quantitative easing & prepone
* New Rhyming Dictionary with 500,000 rhymes
* Daily Slideshows with surprising word facts
* Landscape mode: Scroll the dictionary alphabetically
* Smaller app size

Oct 11
2012
Version 2.5

- iOS 6 compatibility
- Misc. bug fixes

Jul 26
2012
Version 2.4

Additional free voice searches
More than one million example sentences added
Unlimited number of favorites, now alphabetized
Bug fixes

Mar 08
2012
Version 2.3

Bug fixes, including copy and paste
Updated app icon

Dec 15
2011
Version 2.2

Compatible with iOS5

Jul 29
2011
Version 2.1

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