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    Published: 2015-04-22, by .

    An oxford dictionary app \- does what that implies, it's a dictionary.

    4.6
    • Comprehensive definitions
    • 'Fuzzy filter'
    • Long loading times
    • Poor audio quality

    "Oxford Dictionary"

    THE VERDICT

    Oxford Dictionary works well enough - it has definitions of words, and you can look them up. It has a lot of problems however such as slow loading that make the app painful to use.

    THE PROS

    The app works well enough. There's a comprehensive definition of each word, with loads of information, and you can click on any word in the definition to see its definition. There's also a 'fuzzy filter', which will search for words with similar spelling, in case you're unsure of the spelling of a word.

    THE CONS

    The app suffers from some serious flaws. The biggest is extremely long loading times, whether it be for definitions, searches, or the read aloud function. The audio quality on the read aloud function is also very poor. This all combined with the fact that it's not overly good looking makes the app rather unpleasant to use.

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    Oliver

    by Oliver

    Apr 22, 2015

    Description

    Oxford Dictionary of English version 9.1 is here boasting an even greater catalog of words and senses, thanks to the latest 2017 update from the Oxford University Press.

    WHAT MAKES OXFORD DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH BETTER THAN OTHER DICTIONARIES?

     • NEW! Stay up-to-date with the very latest words and expressions, brought to you by the most recent 2017 database update by the Oxford University Press.
     • The very latest vocabulary, with over 350,000 words, phrases and meanings
     • With tens of thousands of regionally specific entries The Oxford Dictionary of English reflects the unique richness and global adaptability of English.
     • Have the strength of The Oxford English Corpus' research excellence at your fingertips.
     • 75,000 audio pronunciations of both common and rare words, including those with varying pronunciations (Premium only)
     • With a convenient Home page, a sleeker and more intuitive visual layout, as well as innovations in the speed of searches you can delve right into the intricacies of English faster and easier than ever!
     • Translate words while using other apps with our Tap to Translate feature.
     • Learn and translate in style with one of four beautiful themes.

    The Oxford Dictionary of English is the mobile version of the Oxford University Press' Oxford English Dictionary, widely accepted as one of the highest authorities in the study of English with more than 150 years of research behind it. Regarded as one of the flagship products in MobiSystems' large catalog of dictionaries the app features advanced search and language tools designed by a developer vastly experienced in the creation of dictionaries and learning tools.

    Tailored to professionals, students, and academics, as well as anyone who needs a comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of current English at work or at home.

    SEARCH TOOLS - effortlessly find words thanks to a clear, functional, and easy-to-use interface.

    Designed to provide the most comprehensive search experience the dictionary combines several search tools to match or suggest what you are looking for, including:
     • Search autocomplete helps you find words quickly by displaying predictions as you type
     • Keyword lookup allows you to search within compound words and phrases
     • Looking for a specific word but don't know how it's spelled? We've got you covered with our 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 in seconds
     • Use our Voice search when you don't know how an entry is spelled
     • Tap to Translate entries in other apps.
     • Share word definitions via installed apps on your device

    LEARNING TOOLS - engaging features that help you further enhance your vocabulary.

     • Designed to give you the freedom to structure your studies the way you see fit the 'Favorites' option allows you to create custom folders with lists of words from the vast library of entries
     • ‘Recent’ list to easily review looked-up words
     • Learn a new word every day with our ‘Word of the day’ option
     • Home screen widget providing random words at a glance

    Get even more with PREMIUM:

     • Audio pronunciation - Learn words faster by listening to how they're pronounced
     • Offline mode - No WiFi, no problem. Save words on your device to be viewed without the need of an internet connection
     • Priority support - Get expedited support for any app-related issues
     • No ads - no more in-app advertisements

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    Users comments for Oxford Dictionary of English Free

    Richard Clayton

    by Richard Clayton

    Nov 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Love it

    NABIHA KARIM

    by NABIHA KARIM

    Nov 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    It's amazing. The number of advertisements, though numerous, are understandable because one can't dole out such a great piece of work for free. Other than that, there's nothing that I can complain about.

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Nov 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Very nice dictionary

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Nov 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Helpful

    Nayana Rao S K

    by Nayana Rao S K

    Nov 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Very good app

    Naveen Kumar

    by Naveen Kumar

    Nov 23, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    I loved this app because I get what ever meaning I want