The Collins English Dictionary is a robust and comprehensive guide to the English language. This latest 12th Edition for Android features over 722,000 words and phrases, and has been updated to feature audio pronunciations for enhanced functionality. It features over 8,500 place names and 5,500 biographies for thousands of fascinating facts and figures at your fingertips. Usage notes give advice on using the right word in the right place, and thousands of etymologies trace the roots of modern English.
You'll find outstanding coverage of world, regional, and dialect English, with definitions, examples, idioms and usage notes based on the Collins Word Web - a constantly updated 2.5 billion-word database of today's English.
Also includes advanced search and language tools that have become the staple of quality Oxford language apps from MobiSystems.
A SEARCH TOOL
featuring search autocomplete to help you find words quickly by displaying predictions similar to the terms you're typing. You also get enhanced search extras including:
- A quick search of words while you type.
- A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word.
- A 'keyword' search for finding key words within compound words.
- A wild card search function ('*' or '?') which can replace a letter or entire parts of a word.
A LEARNING TOOL
including a number of features that help you further enhance your vocabulary:
- A 'Favorites' feature to create custom folders with lists of words from the extensive library, including cross-curriculum words.
- History list to help you easily review looked-up words.
- Discover more using the included special language notes.
- See words in context with example sentences.
- 'Word-of-the-day' and 'Flashcards' to help expand your vocabulary.
- Fun and engaging word games like 'Hangman', 'Word scramble' and 'Anagrams' let you perfect newly-learned words.
What's NewVersion 8.2.2:
- Performance improvements
- Bug fixes