Dictionary

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Overview

This application is recommended for ages 4+.

Get the power of TheFreeDictionary.com, the world's most comprehensive dictionary. English, Spanish, French, and 10 other languages, plus Medical, Legal, and other specialty dictionaries, all from the most trusted sources. Translate English into more than 40 ...
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Overview

This application is recommended for ages 4+.

Get the power of TheFreeDictionary.com, the world's most comprehensive dictionary. English, Spanish, French, and 10 other languages, plus Medical, Legal, and other specialty dictionaries, all from the most trusted sources. Translate English into more than 40 languages and access dozens of other translation options. Share definitions via social networks and email. Even use the English dictionary without Internet.

Content and Features

* Multiple English dictionaries and thesauri, featuring extensive definitions, pronunciations, usage sentences, etymologies, and more.

* Offline English dictionary and thesaurus. NOTE: Offline content must be downloaded separately using an Internet connection before offline mode can be accessed.

* Advanced Search options.

* Multiple encyclopedias and specialty dictionaries.

* Online dictionaries in a dozen other languages.

* Translate English words into more than 40 languages, plus dozens of other translation options.

* Play audio pronunciations.

* Jump to Definition, Thesaurus, or Translations with one button.

* Look up the definition of any word on the page with one click.

* Search for words on the page.

* Create unlimited bookmarks. Sort alphabetically or chronologically.

* Read daily articles. Even set notifications for daily delivery.

* Play games, including Spelling Bee, as well as Hangman in a dozen languages.

* Customize your homepage: add or remove articles, games, even personalized horoscope and local weather in Fahrenheit or Celsius.

* Navigate the app in more than a dozen languages.

* Share content via Facebook, Twitter, and email.

* Set daily notifications for Word of the Day and other content.

* Adjust font size.

* Copy text (with supported devices).

* Use swipe gestures to move back and forward (with supported devices).

* For app developers: The Free Dictionary app has the ability to be accessed by other apps with API calls (Contact Farlex for instructions on accessing TFD).

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940043913609
  • Publisher: Farlex, Inc.
  • Publication date: 7/19/2012
  • Series: NOOKapps Series
  • Version name: 3.0.3
  • Format: NOOK App
  • File size: 2 MB
  • Sales rank: 1,191
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  • Please contact the developer directly if you would like to report a problem:
    • URL: http://www.farlex.com/
    • Phone: 215-364-6588
    • Email: support@tfd.com

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
( 3133 )
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2012

    WOW!

    Wow! GREAT APP! Not just a great dictionary, it has tons of fun word related games and fun trivia! Best app I've seen in awhile, good work developers!

    582 out of 633 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2012

    Awesome

    Wonderful. Has much more use than i expected. Great app. A must get!

    364 out of 416 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 21, 2012

    Sailormoon

    Great app! Better than the dictionary app i actually paied for!

    283 out of 339 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 22, 2012

    Awesome

    This is fantastic!!! Has little games, a search engine, and little quotes and a bit of history too. Get. It.

    240 out of 273 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 21, 2012

    Awesome app

    Fantastic extras as previous reviews have stated! Plus, it's free! Thank you to the developers.

    197 out of 229 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 31, 2012

    Simply Brilliant!

    This app is wonderful! It's very convenient, as it serves as a dictionary, while giving you the word of the day, the article of the day, the day in history. It also provides you with local news and the weather! For entertainment, you can play educational games and read your daily horoscope. Isn't that super cool? Plus, the app is FREE! It's everything I expected and more. This is a must get!

    196 out of 217 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 24, 2012

    GREAT!!!

    This is so great because I'm in need of a dictionary at the moment. Now I don't have to go online to find if I am spelling certain words correctly. I also really like that it has other features as well that come with it.

    167 out of 192 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 27, 2012

    Great app, offline on SD card works great!

    Very flexible, with many options when working online! It funtions as a robust dictionary when offline. Easy to install and option.

    118 out of 139 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2012

    Perfect app

    Cannot believe it is free.

    117 out of 144 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2012

    Nice

    Very nice app

    116 out of 163 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 8, 2012

    Another data-mining Pest app.

    This app has its uses, but provides no way to adjust settings. The app starts up and runs in the background, connected to wifi, when the Nook is booted, and is therefore a waste of resources, since I have only used the thing once in the months I have had it. There is no way to stop this happening; one must simply be aware of it and immediately use the App Killer app to stop it wasting memory and power. Furthermore, since the app's greedy merchant developers ensured that the app gives absolutely no indication that it starts and runs before one needs it, one would never know unless one happens to have something like App Killer to monitor their own device, which they bought and paid for and own, and therefore have a right to have complete control over.

    This app will be spared my wrath for now, in hopes that the developers will provide the means to control the app's behavior, including startup and internet settings. If the developers fail to provide this functionality, and fail to alter the app's description to include this important information about their app starting without permission and running in the background data mining (as an electronics engineer I have already studied the app's behavior on a binary level) and wasting resoources, it will be removed as a pest app, and I will proceed to agressively market against it.

    71 out of 100 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2012

    Best dictionary app

    This app is the BEST!!!! It's great to use on the go, and i highly recommend this app for all ages!!

    57 out of 69 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2012

    Awesome

    It totally helped me! Even with homework!

    56 out of 75 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2012

    Anon.

    I love this app it is very helpful as a highschooler it really helps when i have to look up words i don't understand !!!

    50 out of 63 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 13, 2012

    Exellent Entertainment

    Multiple daily interesting bits of information & vocabulary games, all on 1 page for free! Great tools for teachers as well.
    Thank you

    46 out of 54 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 9, 2012

    Great App!

    So glad I found this, to risk repeating what another reviewer said, this is a great addition to my Nook!

    42 out of 55 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 11, 2012

    AWESOME!!!

    Highly recommend, it was free but would have paid for it. Try it.

    38 out of 46 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 14, 2012

    Fabulous

    The best dictionary i have ever seen

    37 out of 49 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 12, 2012

    Thumbs up!

    It's worth having. You learn a lot with it.

    36 out of 48 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2012

    Great dictionary!

    This dictionary has been very resourceful. I have purchased a calculator and this dictionary for my daughter's school work. Saves room and time.

    32 out of 43 people found this review helpful.

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