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WordWeb Alternatives for Linux

WordWeb is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Artha, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to WordWeb and four of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to WordWeb are Aard Dictionary, WordNet and Gnome Dictionary.

WordWeb alternatives are mainly Dictionaries but may also be Translators. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of WordWeb.
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  1. Artha icon

    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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    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.

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    Aard Dictionary

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    Dictionary and offline Wikipedia reader.

    Aardict in Ubuntu "Planck's Law": includes mathematical equations
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    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.

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  3. WordNet

    • 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.

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    Gnome Dictionary

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    This program can look for the definition or translation of a word in existing databases over the Internet or over local databases. It is extremely simple to use.

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    can't find words from anywhere like wordweb

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