Shape up your English with thousands of idioms! Whether you're a student of English who is having difficulty understanding expressions in everyday speech or a native speaker who wants to expand your written and spoken range, McGraw-Hill's American Idioms Dictionary provides a comprehensive reference for idioms, common phrases, and sayings in American English.
The American Idioms Dictionary helps you expand your English-speaking abilities with over 14,000 expressions, proverbs, and common sayings. It includes many helpful examples of the colorful English language as spoken by Americans, to easily find the right phrase by any of its key words.NEW! Now with the addition of a convenient Home page, a sleeker and more intuitive visual layout, as well as innovations in the speed of searches you can delve right in faster and easier than ever!
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SEARCH TOOLS - effortlessly find words thanks to a clear, functional, and easy-to-use interface.Intelligent search integrates several tools to match or suggest what you are looking for:
- Search autocomplete helps find words quickly by displaying predictions as you type
- Keyword lookup allows you to search within compound words and phrases
- An automatic ‘Fuzzy filter’ to correct word spelling, as well as ‘Wild card’ ('*' or '?') to replace a letter or entire parts of a word
- Camera search looks up words in the camera viewfinder and displays results
- Voice search function
- Share word definitions via installed apps on your device
- Swipe-to-delete functionality in the Recent and Favorites menus.
LEARNING TOOLS - engaging features that help you further enhance your vocabulary.
- ‘Favorites’ feature to create custom folders with lists of words from the extensive library
- ‘Recent’ list to easily review looked-up words
- ‘Word of the day’ section to expand your vocabulary daily
- Home screen widget provides random words at a glance
- Split screen support for Android 7 allowing you to use dictionary together with other apps
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- Feature-complete license for unlimited time
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