Webster's Contemporary School and Office Thesaurus

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Make Your Words Count! This portable paperback thesaurus is an indispensable resource. Tens of thousands of synonyms and antonyms with plentiful examples of words used in context make it easy to choose the right words to express an idea or make a point clearly. More than 150,000 synonyms, antonyms and related words. Entries include core meanings common to all listed synonyms. Thousands of usage examples clarify meaning. Alphabetical organization makes lookups easy. Convenient ...
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Overview

Make Your Words Count! This portable paperback thesaurus is an indispensable resource. Tens of thousands of synonyms and antonyms with plentiful examples of words used in context make it easy to choose the right words to express an idea or make a point clearly. More than 150,000 synonyms, antonyms and related words. Entries include core meanings common to all listed synonyms. Thousands of usage examples clarify meaning. Alphabetical organization makes lookups easy. Convenient trade paperback format.
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Forced to compete with electronic resources like thesaurus.com, which offers nearly instantaneous results and hyperlinked cross-references, linguistic stalwart Merriam-Webster offers a more conventional handheld guide that acts both as thesaurus and as dictionary. Entries often include denotative meaning, synonyms, antonyms, parts of speech, and sentence usage. Highly disappointing is that many entries force the user to locate another more generic term before sought-after information is presented. This makes the resource far less convenient and presents a greater chance of choosing a substitute without the appropriate connotative meaning. Recommended with reservations.
—Savannah Schroll Guz

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596950481
  • Publisher: Federal Street Press
  • Publication date: 5/15/2008
  • Pages: 669
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 2.00 (d)

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