Merriam-Webster Dictionary

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Published by: Merriam-Webster, Inc.

  • App Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2010-12-14
  • Current Version: 4.3
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 186.20 MB
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
  • Price: Free

Merriam-Webster Dictionary
App Rating: 4.5/5
Based on 19,293 Reviews
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App Description

Get America’s most useful and respected dictionary, optimized for your iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. This is the best iOS app for English language reference, education, and vocabulary building. And now we’ve added new word games! It’s never been more fun to learn new words and test your vocabulary for everyone from English learners to total word nerds. Hundreds of words to test your skills. Offline access: You’ll have complete access to definitions whether or not you’re connected. Features: * Universal App * New Vocabulary-Building Quizzes: fun, fast quizzes to learn new words or test your vocabulary * Voice Search: look up a word without having to spell it * Word of the Day: learn a new word every day. * Integrated Thesaurus: synonyms & antonyms are included with the dictionary * Example Sentences: understand how a word is used in context * Quick Definitions: perfect for on-the-go lookups * Audio Pronunciations: voiced by real English speakers, not text-to-speech robots * Favorite Words and Search History: Keep track of the words that are most important to you * Favorite Word syncing through iCloud: Share your favorites between devices * Apple Watch Extension: See Word of the Day, look up words with voice search, and keep track of your favorites from your watch Fully featured and absolutely free, this app is supported by ads. You can remove ads for $1.99 per year with an in-app purchase. Prices vary by location. Your subscription will automatically renew unless cancelled at least 24 hours before the end of the subscription period. You can manage your subscription in your account settings. Terms of Use:

App Reviews

  • Not happy with the update...

    By isitokifikissu
    Please bring back the “Back” arrow when viewing definitions of words in the Favorites list. Ever since the update, I must go through the menu to return. Also, it’d be wonderful if there was a way to export the Favorites list.
  • This app is so helpful

    By Dontworrypray
    I us this app a lot and it never gets old this app is amazing it is so helpful and I love the new games to l love the voice speaker
  • Simple but beneficial.

    By LalaLight
    It's a dictionary! How interesting can it be? Well, readers, aspiring writers (like myself) and diction buffs love the resourcefulness, word of the day provisions and Vocabulary games conveniently available. I wish when I switched my iPhones my favorite words (data) could be saved and transferred but I had to start all over.
  • Way too many ads including popups

    By Septa seven
    I understand that I need to tolerate ads in order to have a "free" app, but this app presents an offensive quantity and quality of ads.
  • Phenomenal

    By Snire of Auburnia
    Outstandingly superior dictionary app. One thing that would be helpful is a homonym section, or feature, rather. I use this every day. So wonderfully simple and spectacular.
  • Useful, informative, fun

    By Everetthobbes
    I use this app every day.
  • Thumbs Down

    By Hdblueangel
    The free version is terrible. Definitely not user friendly.
  • Merrimack Webster dictionary

    By PjRiggins
    I have used this dictionary since I was in high school, College, and to my job it is the best. I am a better speller with this dictionary.
  • Review

    By Dongfloorlong
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  • Great app!

    By 1517north
    I love this app and use it almost every day...and several times as I read. I have always loved words and find this app easy to use. Thank you MW for adding pleasure to my day and helping me to grow in my continual quest for expanding my vocabulary!

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