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Webster's New World College Dictionary

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

27 out of 31 people found this review helpful.

It is ok, Could be better

Definitions are lacking at times. Interface is functional but lacks the polish one would expect from a product that costs this much.

posted by hickoxp on December 25, 2011

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48 out of 73 people found this review helpful.

Fair, I guess.

First let me say how FRUSTRATED I am that my children, who have Kindle Fires, get a TON of stuff for free and "nook" makes you pay for 95% of everything (and I have recommended Kindle's to everyone who asks). But I would've thought that with how much this dictionary cos...
First let me say how FRUSTRATED I am that my children, who have Kindle Fires, get a TON of stuff for free and "nook" makes you pay for 95% of everything (and I have recommended Kindle's to everyone who asks). But I would've thought that with how much this dictionary costs it would be more thorough, I play "Words with Friends" and all the words I didn't recognize, that people have played, were no where in here, yet legally played in the game. I guess for less obscure words it works, but I thought it was a "Collegiate" edition.

posted by Anonymous on January 8, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2011

    It is ok, Could be better

    Definitions are lacking at times. Interface is functional but lacks the polish one would expect from a product that costs this much.

    27 out of 31 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 29, 2011

    Pretty useful at first try

    The app store download a small program which at first run gives you the ability to download the offline dictionary. This can several minutes is you are on a slow network. The advertised search and filter appear to work. Pretty much what I wanted.

    25 out of 34 people found this review helpful.

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