This was posted 7 years 2 months 14 days ago, and might be an out-dated deal.

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FREE: Oxford Dictionary of English with Audio at Amazon Apps (Save $27.60)


Have not tried it yet but had been looking for a dictionary for a while. Other apps available too but I though this was worth a separate mention

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    • Possibly.. I did see that one when it was posted but missed the oxford dictionary at that time.

    • Since the original post has multiple items, this satisfies our duplicate exception

      • fair enough…, but what if the original poster had targeted multiple specific items, and someone just reposts one of them, does it become a dupe ? bcoz the original post is a pack/set of apps which were clearly listed…

        • If the second post is also a list, then it's still a dupe of the first post.

  • Yep… worth a separate mention imo. Works well :-)

  • Interestingly, for sale on Amazon's AU site, but not their US one.

    • Wait until late tonight…….

  • +1

    Requires Amazon Appstore

  • -1

    Is this the full version? The definitions seem to be very brief.

    • -1

      Don't quote me 100% on this but did a search and this came up.

      The leading single-volume English dictionary, the Oxford Dictionary of English is the foremost authority on current English usage.

      • Offers the most comprehensive coverage of English from around the world
      • Completely revised and updated to include the very latest vocabulary, with over 350,000 words, phrases, and meanings
        *Thousands of words and senses derived from the latest research from the Oxford English Corpus, giving the most complete and accurate picture of the English language today
      • About 75,000 audio pronunciations of both common and rare words, doubled with both British & American voice versions, including words with controversial pronunciation or with variant pronunciations
        This edition includes thousands of brand-new words and senses, as well as up-to-date encyclopedic information.
        Readership: Ideal for anyone who needs a comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of current English; for professionals, students, academics, and for use at work or at home.
        A search tool:
        Featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily, including:
      • A quick search of words while you type
      • A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
      • A 'keyword' search for finding key words within phrasal verbs
      • A wild card search facility which can replace a letter or a group of letters
        A learning tool:
        The dictionary app includes a number of features which help you to expand your vocabulary further:
      • A 'Favourites' feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words
      • Your last visited words are all saved in your 'History', so that you can quickly look back at recently checked words
      • Discover a new word every day with the 'Daily' feature
      • Ability to have dictionary Word of the Day as a widget on the device home screen
      • See words in context with example sentences
      • Online and offline modes supported; the offline mode allows you to download the whole dictionary and work independently from data connections
        A mobile dictionary application from MobiSystems with content from Oxford University Press.
      • Small apps extension for Sony products
  • anyone really use dictionary these days? I pretty much google everything now..

    • You mean.. You use a digital tool to look something up? Someone should make an app for that!

    • I use it for crosswords.

  • -1

    I got the Oxford Advanced Learner's dictionary from the previous Amazon app store sale. It was the full version. It was much better than the free dictionaries. I guess you can always go to the website, but this is more convenient, doesn't require an internet connection, good for cheating when the exam room has bad mobile signal.

    • this does not require internet to search, download the database if u prefer to use offline

  • It's exactly what I need. Nice find, thank you.

  • +3

    Thanks! I got the USA Amazon appstore one.


  • Expired - it's now half the original price.

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