WordWeb Alternatives

    WordWeb is described as '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' and is a popular app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WordWeb for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Dictionary.com, which is free. Other great apps like WordWeb are Lingoes (Free), Artha (Free, Open Source), Power Thesaurus (Free) and Thesaurus.com (Free).

    This page was last updated Mar 5, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Windows Phone
      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!
      show more
    1. Lingoes is an easy and intuitive dictionary and text translation software. It offers lookup dictionaries, full text translation, capture word on screen, translate selected text and pronunciation of words.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, v2.9.2, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      show more
      Lingoes vs WordWeb opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Instant pop up service, external and user-defined dictionaries make it better.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

      0


    2. 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.
      show more
      Artha vs WordWeb opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Artha is a great alternative to WordWeb.
      It's good better for fast searching of a meaning of a word. Almost like the world wide web.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

      0
    3. Power Thesaurus is a fast, comprehensive and easy-to-follow online thesaurus for writers, journalists, students and teachers.
      show more
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Drive - Docs
      Thesaurus.com is the world’s largest and most trusted free online thesaurus brought to you by Dictionary.com. For over 20 years, Thesaurus.
      No screenshots yet


    4. Dictionary and offline Wikipedia reader.
      show more
      Aard Dictionary vs WordWeb opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It's a proper dictionary. Open source. Can even use the same dictionary that Word Web use. It can also use the more comprehensive Wiktionary if you so choose.
      Positive comment over 5 years ago

      0
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      WordNet® 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.

      Discontinued

      The most recent Windows version of WordNet is 2.1, released in March 2005, and version 3.0 for Unix/Linux/Solaris/etc. was released in December 2006.

      No screenshots yet
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      TheSage is a powerful language reference system that couples a professional dictionary of the English language with multifaceted and extensive thesaurus
      • 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.
      show more
    5. Treegle Dictionary is a new kind of dictionary that arranges definitions in a tree format. With this format, you can see how each component of a definition contributes to the meaning of a word.
      show more
    Showing 10 of 16 alternatives