Google Dictionary Alternatives

    Google Dictionary is described as 'Google's dictionary extension on Google Chrome. With it, you can double-click any word to view its definition in a small pop-up bubble, or search the complete definition of any word or phrase using the address bar dictionary' and is a popular app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Google Dictionary for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Android, iPad and Windows. The best alternative is GoldenDict, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Google Dictionary are Wiktionary (Free, Open Source), WordReference (Freemium), Dictionary.com (Free) and dict.cc (Free).

    This page was last updated Jul 25, 2021

      • FreemiumOpen Source
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      GoldenDict is an open-source dictionary program for PC computers that gives translations of words and phrases for different languages. It allows use of several popular dictionary file formats simultaneously.
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    1. Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in 158 languages.


    2. WordReference is a free online Oxford dictionaries for Spanish, French, Italian, German and more. Conjugations, audio pronunciations and forums for your questions.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      The free Dictionary.com app delivers content from Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, including nearly a million words and definitions and 90,000 synonyms and antonyms. No internet required!
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      • FreeProprietary
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      dict.cc is not only an online dictionary translating from English and German to 21 languages. Its an attempt to create a platform where users from all over the world can share their knowledge in the field of translations.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      Free online dictionary, thesaurus, spanish-english and medical dictionaries, audio pronunciations, Word of the Day, word games, and many more high-quality Merriam-Webster language resources.
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    3. Vocabulary.com is the easiest, most intelligent way to improve your vocabulary. It combines an adaptive learning system (The Challenge) with the world’s fastest dictionary (The Dictionary) so that you can more quickly and more efficiently learn words.
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    4. Power Thesaurus is a fast, comprehensive and easy-to-follow online thesaurus for writers, journalists, students and teachers.
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    5. Reference.com offers a massive online dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopedia, quote finder, and translator (powered by Google Translate)- all for free. For the Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com mobile app, go here. Dictionary.com
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      Online Dictionary - Multiple dictionaries including: English dictionary, medical dictionary, legal dictionary, financial dictionary, computer dictionary, thesaurus, dictionary of acronyms and abbreviations, dictionary of idioms, thesaurus, Columbia encyclopedia, Wikipedia...
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