Grammarly Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Grammarly for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is LanguageTool, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Grammarly and 19 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Grammarly are Hemingway Editor (Paid), Slick Write (Free), ProWritingAid (Freemium) and Grammalecte (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jun 18, 2021

    Platforms

    × Clear
    • Online
    • Windows
    • Mac
    • Google Chrome
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Firefox
    • Google Drive - Docs
    • iPad
    • Chrome OS
    • Microsoft Office Outlook
    • Apache OpenOffice
    • LibreOffice
    • Wordpress
    • Self-Hosted
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Thunderbird

    Features

    • Grammar check
    • Writing tool
    • Spell checking
    • Proofreading
    • Grammar tool
    • Automated proofreading
    • Educational
    • Grammatical Error Checking
    • Plagiarism Check
    • Readability
    • Google Chrome Extensions
    • Firefox Extensions
    • AI powered
    • Artificial intelligence
    • Multiple languages
    • Browser integration
    • French
    • Google Classroom integration
    • Delivery reports
    • Distraction free writing

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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    • Free proofreading tool for LibreOffice, Apache OpenOffice, https://alternativeto. View 44 alternatives to LanguageTool
      Some users think LanguageTool is a great alternative to Grammarly, some don't.
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Microsoft Office Outlook
      • SDL TRADOS
      • Safari
      • Visual Studio Code
      • Microsoft Office Word
      • Eclipse
      • TinyMCE
      • TeXstudio
      • Google Drive - Docs
      • Thunderbird
      • Vim
      • OmegaT
      • Sublime Text
      • GNU Emacs
      • Opera
      • Fidus Writer
      • LyX
      • LibreOffice
      • <oXygen/> XML Editor
      • Apache OpenOffice
      • Firefox
      LanguageTool vs Grammarly
      pros, cons and recent comments
       all • positive • negative      relevance • date
      RemovedUser Open source, *cheaper*, works in more languages.
      Top positive comment  about 1 year ago

      4
      It supports more than just English and is privacy-minded
      Top positive comment  about 2 years ago

      4
      It doesn't work very well. For example, it shows all is good if I type in the following: "Can you do plan by yourself? Yoda I speak like and check grammar I do. "
      Top negative comment  about 1 year ago

      9
      Mansampard01 Since end of 2018 it has an browser extension that is on par with grammarly. It supports much more languages than grammarly.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      2
      antoninslejska I use the tool as Firefox for English and German. It works perfect.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      -1
      It does not correct the style of writing to a better way, it just corrects spelling and grammar.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

      11
      phirestalker Too many false negatives and it doesn't help much with comma placement
      Negative comment almost 4 years ago

      4
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    • Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear. View 114 alternatives to Hemingway Editor
      Some users think Hemingway Editor is a great alternative to Grammarly, some don't.
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      Hemingway Editor vs Grammarly
      pros, cons and recent comments
      fulfills the same thing as Grammarly, and is incredibly detailed.
      Top positive comment  almost 2 years ago

      -7
      The same good suggestions, so nobody can compete with FREE ;-)
      Top positive comment  over 3 years ago

      -11
      Does not focus on grammar
      Top negative comment  about 1 year ago

      0
      drleadbasedpaint Hemmingway is a readability tool, NOT a grammar checker. It has nothing at all in common with Grammarly.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

      6
      Grammarly asked for the type of paper while this one just assumes and don't alow changes that may influence for the paper is reconceived
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

      1


    • Slick Write is a powerful, free tool that makes it easy to check your writing for grammar and spelling errors, potential stylistic mistakes, and other features of interest. View 36 alternatives to Slick Write
      Most users think Slick Write is a great alternative to Grammarly.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Slick Write vs Grammarly
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Grammarly can be used as a plugin for certain office programs but Slick Write is only browser based.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

      0
      It has a great structure and is very simple to use whilst being completely free.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

      -2
      It shows you what you need to change, how to change it and how your work reads.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

      -1
      It has not only spell and grammar check, but also structure, vocabulary, flow, statistics, and more. And it's free, which is great.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      -3
    • Whatever your level of writing, ProWritingAid will help you achieve new heights. Exceptional writing depends on much more than just correct grammar. View 51 alternatives to ProWritingAid
      Most users think ProWritingAid is a great alternative to Grammarly.
      No screenshots yet
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Microsoft Office Outlook
      • Safari
      • Microsoft Office Word
      • Google Drive - Docs
      • Scrivener
      • Apache OpenOffice
      • Firefox
      ProWritingAid vs Grammarly
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It has a lot of functions that is even more than Grammarly
      Top positive comment  almost 4 years ago

      8
      All the functionality of Grammarly at a better price
      Top positive comment  over 4 years ago

      5
      It has everything that Grammarly does, and more.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      0
      It's really good because it shows you repeated words, misspelled words and other things for free I highly recommend this to double-check your papers!
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      1
      Mansampard01 It work simmilar as a service. But it doesn't has a browser extension. The styling help is probably better than grammarly.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      0
      It has a lot of other features that grammerly doesn't have. and At a fair price
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      0
    • Grammalecte is a French grammar checker. View 11 alternatives to Grammalecte
      Almost everyone thinks Grammalecte is a great alternative to Grammarly.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Python
      • Thunderbird
      • Vim
      • Sublime Text
      • GNU Emacs
      • Pluma
      • LibreOffice
      • Firefox
      • LibreOffice - Writer


    • Grammar, Spelling, Punctuation, Phrase Usage, Dictionary, Thesaurus, AutoCorrect, AutoType, Readability, Sentence Analysis, Statistics Analysis, Interactive Checking (check-as-you-type), Online, Offline, and Mac OS X utility. View 28 alternatives to Grammarian PRO3
      Most users think Grammarian PRO3 is a great alternative to Grammarly.
      • Mac
      • Online
      • Microsoft Office Word
      Grammarian PRO3 vs Grammarly
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Flawless on the Mac. Built specifically for the Mac. Grammar checking is superior to Grammarly. Works directly on documents. Accuracy is superior.
      Top positive comment  about 3 years ago

      1
      A real Mac app. Not a browser add-on.
      Top positive comment  over 2 years ago

      0
      Perfect on Catalina with Grammarian PRO3!
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      0
      Works without an internet connection. Best Mac checker.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      0
      Better grammar check. Built in to the Mac system - works in every app.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

      0
    • Whether you’re writing a letter or an email, a simple click of a button will open some of the most comprehensive and useful language resources ever created. View 21 alternatives to Druide Antidote
      Most users think Druide Antidote is a great alternative to Grammarly.
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • Writefull uses AI language models to help you improve your academic writing. It is made by researchers, for researchers. View 30 alternatives to Writefull
      Most users think Writefull is a great alternative to Grammarly.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Overleaf
      • Microsoft Office Word
    • Refly is a smart editor intended for authors, bloggers, and content marketers. A smart editor that helps proofread your content as you write. View 33 alternatives to Refly Editor
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
    • Naive linter for English prose for developers who can't write good and wanna learn to do other stuff good too. View 9 alternatives to write-good
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Atom
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