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WORDBOOK XL

ENGLISH DICTIONARY & THESAURUS

Now available for iPad on the App Store

WordBook is a comprehensive, quick and intuitive dictionary and thesaurus of the English language, now available for iPad. It's a great combination of comprehensive contents and fast intuitive interface.

WordBook has been the top selling commercial English dictionary app on iTunes store since its release in 2008.

"One of 15 Best iPhone Apps for English Majors"

April Lentini, CollegeTimes.us

"WordBook leads the parade of free and low-cost dictionary options"

Ben Boychuk, MacWorld.com

1-Search
2-Words
3-Solver
4-Audio and Settings

Search result panel on the left, definition screen on the right showing dictionary contents with top buttons to access relevant word links, thesaurus and web pages.

Words of the Day screen showing 6 random words, can be configured to shuffle on device shake.

Puzzle solver screen accepting input for anagram or wildcarch searches.

Pronunciation options and settings screen.

1-Search 2-Words 3-Solver 4-Audio and Settings

FEATURES

  • 150,000 entries with more than 220,000 definitions, 70,000 usage samples
  • 23,000 root word origins (etymologies)
  • 120,000 pronunciation guides in International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) and other notations
  • Real human voice pronunciations
  • Built-in thesaurus and word links connecting words semantically
  • Unmatched index, wildcard, anagram search capabilities
  • Bookmark (with user's notes) and history management
  • Words of the Day: you get to learn new words daily, shake the device for new random words
  • Browser-like definition content navigation, ability to tap on any word in the content to look up its definition
  • Extending up to 5 web dictionaries to supplement built-in contents

REQUIREMENTS

  • iOS version: 3.2 and later (4.x compatible)
  • Devices: iPad, iPad 2
  • File size: 20MB