Dictionaries in the Best of the Web Directory



Free online word reference site featuring various specialty glossaries, grammar, and word games, as well as language dictionaries. DrGoodword http://www.alphadictionary.com/podcasts/rssfeed.xml

Bee Dictionary

Offers word definitions, audio pronunciations, as well as multiple usage examples, synonyms, and antonyms. http://www.beedictionary.com/blog/feed/

Cambridge Dictionaries

Offers an online dictionary and sells a variety of dictionary products. http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Cambridge-Dictionaries-Online/118775618133878 CambridgeWords

Collins Dictionary

Features a free online comprehensive English dictionary and thesaurus. Also offers bilingual French, Spanish, and German dictionaries.

Cool Dictionary

Webster-based dictionary with pronunciation audios. Also makes use of Wiktionary and Wikipedia resources.


Online dictionary providing instant lookup and translations of word and phrase definitions, complete with images

Dictionary of American Regional English

Dictionary project that records the words, phrases, pronunciations, and parts of grammar and syntax that vary from one state to another. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dictionary-of-American-Regional-English/211334235555291 darewords


Vocabulary database with thesauri and encyclopedia articles. Also presents articles, games, and a host of other language resources. https://www.facebook.com/dictionarycom dictionarycom

Die.net Online Dictionary

Fast and free dictionary offering cross-referenced definitions with results form WordNet, Webster's, FOLDOC, and various other references.

Free Dictionary

Online English dictionary that gives English definitions, synonyms, pronunciation, and spelling with auto suggestion and auto spell check.

Gabby's Wordspeller Phonetic Dictionary

Enables searching for word meanings and spellings using a spelling of how the word sounds like, not how it should be written.


English pronunciation guide offers phonetic and audio pronunciations of a variety of peoples names, places, and other miscellaneous things. http://facebook.com/inogolo inogolo http://feeds.feedburner.com/inogolo


Presents dictionary and thesaurus tools, as well as translation, currency exchange, and geographical search functions.

The Kamusi Project

Presents information and updates on Kamusi along with dictionaries, discussions, and a learning guide.


Provides definitions as well as a visual representations of related words; categorized by nouns, verbs, synonyms, antonyms, and other related categories. thelexipedia

Longman English Dictionary

Contemporary English dictionary, includes pronunciation guides and example sentences.

Luciferous Logolepsy

Dictionary filled with over 9,000 obscure English words and their definitions including many adopted, derivative, archaic or abandoned words.

Macmillan Dictionary

Online dictionary and thesaurus featuring pronunciation guides and real usage examples and notes. Also presents current buzzwords. http://www.facebook.com/whatsyourenglish macdictionary http://www.macmillandictionary.com/wotd/wotdrss.xml


Official site contains searchable database, games, word of the day, new words and slang, quizzes, trends, popular words, and links to other dictionaries. http://www.facebook.com/merriamwebster merriamwebster

Mnemonic Dictionary

Provides you with the meaning of a word but also provides a key mnemonic to retain that meaning for long time in your memory. https://www.facebook.com/mnemonicdictionary

Newbury House Dictionary of American English

Complete English vocabulary resource containing over 40,000 entries. With pronunciation guides.

Oxford Dictionaries

Online English dictionary and language reference. Also features puzzles, games, and resources for children, schools, and learners of English. http://www.facebook.com/OxfordDictionaries?sk=wall OxfordWords http://oxforddictionaries.com/wordoftheday/qotwrss.xml

Snappy Words

Visual thesaurus and dictionary. Just enter words or phrases, and receive a visual map to related words and definitions.

Visual Dictionary Online

Features fifteen major themes where users can access thousands of images and see words in a unique way.


Online visual dictionary and thesaurus that presents words and their relationships to other similar or related words.

Webster's Dictionary Encyclopedia

Features a combination dictionary, thesaurus, and encyclopedia providing users with synonyms, quotes, abbreviations, and acronyms for queries.

Word Central

Free and fast online word query tool. With word games and daily buzzwords.

Word Thrill

Free online dictionary listing definitions and synonyms for hundreds of thousands of words in the English language.

WordWeb Online

International dictionary covering American, British, Australian, Canadian, and Asian English spellings and word variations.

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