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LanguageTool Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to LanguageTool for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Grammarly, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to LanguageTool and 16 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to LanguageTool are Grammalecte, ProWritingAid, Slick Write and Druide Antidote.

LanguageTool alternatives are mainly Grammar Checkers but may also be Plagiarism Checkers or Text Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of LanguageTool.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • 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

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  1. Grammarly icon

    Grammarly

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Microsoft Office Outlook
    • Safari
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Firefox

    Grammarly Editor is an automated proofreader that corrects contextual spelling mistakes, checks for more than 250 common grammar errors, enhances vocabulary usage, and suggests citations.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingGrammarly can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineGrammarly can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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    Some users think Grammarly is a great alternative to LanguageTool, some don't.
    sypianski

    Grammarly offers only English.

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    Only for English and don't support French

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    egami

    Grammarly is only for English, LT offers a number of languages.

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    Grammarly is a MacKeeper = virus

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  2. Grammalecte icon

    Grammalecte

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • Google Chrome
    • Python
    • Thunderbird
    • Vim
    • Sublime Text
    • GNU Emacs
    • Pluma
    • LibreOffice
    • Firefox
    • LibreOffice - Writer

    Grammalecte is a French grammar checker.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingGrammalecte can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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    ProWritingAid

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Microsoft Office Outlook
    • Safari
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Google Drive - Docs
    • Scrivener
    • Apache OpenOffice
    • Firefox

    Whatever your level of writing, ProWritingAid will help you achieve new heights. Exceptional writing depends on much more than just correct grammar. You need an editing tool that also highlights style issues and compares your writing to the best writers in your genre.

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  4. 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.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingSlick Write can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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  5. Druide Antidote icon

    Druide Antidote

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    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.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingDruide Antidote can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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    Writefull

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Overleaf
    • Microsoft Office Word

    Writefull is automated proofreading for academic writing, with AI language models trained on millions of published journal articles across all academic disciplines.

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  7. 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.

    ⚫︎ Works OfflineGrammarian PRO3 can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingGrammarian PRO3 can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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    steph1

    Grammarian PRO2 is by far the most accurate grammar check available. PRO2 works on the original document or email, no manual copy/paste.

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    Perfect Mac system-wide integration.

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  8. Ginger icon

    Ginger

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Mac

    Ginger Keyboard is the world’s first smartphone keyboard to offer advanced writing tools, including live as-you-type proofreading, alongside standard and advanced keyboard features like word prediction, autocorrect, emoji and swipe typing.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingGinger can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    ⚫︎ Text to SpeechGinger allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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    This alternative is disputed. Ginger is still a legitimate alternative to LanguageTool, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
  9. write-good

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Atom

    Naive linter for English prose for developers who can't write good and wanna learn to do other stuff good too.

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    Refly Editor

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Refly is a smart editor intended for authors, bloggers, and content marketers. A smart editor that helps proofread your content as you write. We use modern Machine Learning techniques to identify grammar mistakes. A powerful spell checker helps avoid embarrassing mistakes.

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