Oxford Spanish Dictionary

Oxford Spanish Dictionary

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This internationally acclaimed dictionary is widely used as a key reference tool by language professionals. With over 300,000 words and phrases, and half a million translations, and packed full of grammatical and usage information for both languages, it is the most authoritative Spanish bilingual dictionary available. Developed through consultation with academic advisors, its editors have used the latest technology to search millions of words of web-based text identifying the most recent additions to Spanish and English, and changes in usage.

Thousands of new words and updated translations have been added in Spanish and English in this latest version, covering subjects from politics and industry to technology and ecology.

*** A search tool ****

Featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily, 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 phrasal verbs
* A wild card search facility which can replace a letter or a group of letters

*** A learning tool ****

The dictionary app includes a number of features which help you to expand your vocabulary further:
* A 'Favourites' feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words
* Your last visited words are all saved in your 'History', so that you can quickly look back at recently checked words
* Discover a new word every day with the 'Daily' feature
* Ability to have dictionary Word of the Day as a widget on the device home screen
* See words in context with example sentences
* Online and offline modes supported, the offline mode allows you to download the whole dictionary and work independently from data connections

A mobile dictionary application from MobiSystems with content from Oxford University Press

* Small apps extension for Sony products

Recently changed in this version

Version 4.3.103 features:
*Optimized for Sony Small Apps

Comments and ratings for Oxford Spanish Dictionary
  • (66 stars)

    by Andrew Kelly on 06/07/2014

    I got error message java.10.EOFException. Will try to reinstall. Hopefully I won't have to pay again. App was fine until it stopped working during a trip to Spain. I have Collins Polish-English dictionary from same developer and that works fine. OK I reinstalled app and it seems to be working fine so I upgraded my review to four stars.

  • (66 stars)

    by simon snell on 25/02/2014

    Very good, especially with the current discount. Lots of examples of constructions. Recommended.

  • (66 stars)

    by Dan Jacobson on 08/02/2014

  • (66 stars)

    by sightlink on 29/01/2014

    Often, the definition of an unknown word (or phrase) isn't enough. To understand it, I may need to see an example of how it is used. This dictionary meets my needs very well in this respect. Illustrative examples abound, earning it a place in my references. Two needed improvements: -- Enable a full-text search, to quickly locate examples of phrases that do not appear as head words. -- Enable savi

  • (66 stars)

    by Tomø Sugnetic on 24/01/2014

    The best there is

  • (66 stars)

    by Pepi Ross on 24/10/2013

    Thorough nuanced def.s & links to verb tables.

  • (66 stars)

    by Alexander Khaet on 17/10/2013

    Good app, but full text search is a must (esp. for irregular verbs, etc.)