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WordNet is described as '® is a large lexical database of English. Nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms (synsets), each expressing a distinct concept. Synsets are interlinked by means of conceptual-semantic and lexical relations' and is a Dictionary in the education & reference category. There are six alternatives to WordNet for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone and Android Tablet. The best alternative is WordWeb, which is free. Other great apps like WordNet are Artha, TemaTres, VerbAce and Classic Thesaurus.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Online

WordNet® is a large lexical database of English. Nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of...

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  1. WordWeb icon

    WordWeb

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

    WordWeb is an international English dictionary and thesaurus program for Microsoft Windows, iOS, Android and Mac OS X. Available for download online, the program is partly based on the WordNet database.

    Using WordWeb Pro
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    Artha

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com

    Artha is a handy thesaurus based on WordNet with distinct features like global hotkey look-up, passive desktop notifications, regular expression based search, etc.. Artha may be used as a free open-source replacement to the proprietary WordWeb Pro.

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  3. TemaTres icon

    TemaTres

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    TemaTres is an open source vocabulary server, web application to manage and exploit vocabularies, thesauri, taxonomies and formal representations of knowledge.

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  4. VerbAce icon

    VerbAce

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android

    VerbAce-Pro is an easy-to-use Desktop Translation Software.

    Translate in a mouse click From any application Access Wikipedia Quick translation option by moving the cursor.
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  5. crowdsourced thesaurus.

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  6. TopWordsLike.com icon

    TopWordsLike.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online

    The Top Words Like website is a great resource for finding synonyms for any given word. More information such as examples and definitions are displayed.

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