Collins English Dictionary

Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere.

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: HarperCollins publishers

ISBN: 0008284377

Category: English language

Page: 2310

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The largest single-volume English dictionary in print celebrates the extraordinary breadth and changing nature of world English, with more than 725,000 words, meanings, and phrases. Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. It draws on Collins' extensive language databases and covers many literary and rare words useful for crossword solvers and setters as well as Scrabble players. Ideal for use at work, at home, and at school--new words, new meanings and new uses are tracked by Collins' lexicographers who monitor language change around the world. This along with suggestions from the public on the award-winning collinsdictionary.com, ensures Collins English Dictionary truly is the home of living language. More place names and biographical entries--with over 8,500 place names and 5,500 biographies you will encounter thousands of fascinating facts and figures at your fingertips. The latest edition is beautifully designed and printed, and is surprisingly light and easy to hold. Designed for day-to-day use, with a clear layout and virtual thumb tabs, it is also available in flexible formats to suit every user--in print, as a Kindle dictionary, and as an iOS app.
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The Compact Oxford English Dictionary

The standard dictionary of the English language micrographically printed in one volume

Author: J. A. Simpson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198612583

Category: Reference

Page: 2386

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The standard dictionary of the English language micrographically printed in one volume
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Collins Spanish Unabridged Dictionary 10th Edition

First published in 1971, the Collins Spanish Dictionary pioneered a new approach to bilingual dictionary publishing which continues to inspire millions of language users today.

Author: Collins

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 0062573187

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 2256

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"The market-leading top-of-the-range Collins Spanish Dictionary, now in its tenth edition, remains the perfect resource for all advanced students of the Spanish language With over 310,000 words, meanings and phrases and 442,000 translations. First published in 1971, the Collins Spanish Dictionary pioneered a new approach to bilingual dictionary publishing which continues to inspire millions of language users today. With wide-ranging coverage of contemporary Spanish and English, a wealth of examples and idioms, and a clear layout, this remains the ideal dictionary for advanced learners and professionals using Spanish."--
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Collins Italian Dictionary

The ideal dictionary for all students of Italian with up-to-date vocabulary and cultural notes on Italian life.

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0008298483

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1760

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Includes the latest vocabulary from a wide range of fields, with special features about life and culture in Italy. The clear, easy to read layout with special treatment of complex words ensures the user finds the right translation quickly and easily. The extensive Language in Use section gives real-life examples of how Italian is used in a variety of contexts, including letters, e-mails and text messages; and an up-to-date Business & Finance section is ideal for those who need to use Italian professionally.
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Collins Robert French Dictionary

Now in its eighth edition, the world's leading French/English dictionary celebrates its 30th birthday, and remains the perfect dictionary for advanced learners of French.

Author: Martyn Back

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 0007280440

Category: English language

Page: 2309

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This new edition uses Collins' and Le Robert's unique multi-million word databases of contemporary English and French to ensure that the user has the most complete and accurate picture of real language available today. The dictionary is ideal for advanced learners and professionals using French.
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Collins English Dictionary

The most comprehensive and wide-ranging dictionary available – the richest range of language from the undisputed authority.

Author: JEANETTE KUETHER

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 0007197527

Category: English language

Page: 1872

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The most comprehensive and wide-ranging dictionary available -- the richest range of language from the undisputed authority.This new edition of the Collins English Dictionary has been fully revised to include thousands of the latest buzz and hi-tech words, as well as new meanings from the Bank of English, making it the most up-to-date dictionary available.It includes a much wider and richer range of words than ever before, with regional and dialect words contributed by hundreds of people from all over the UK, and generous coverage of World English, particularly from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, South Africa, and the USA. Its unparalleled coverage of scientific and technical entries has also been fully revised and updated by our team of leading academic experts.Language notes give advice on using the right word in the right place, and thousands of word histories trace the roots of modern English.
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Macquarie International English Dictionary

In the midst of the change, the Macquarie International English Dictionary offers a clear and authoritative, fully researched guidance on the use of English, as well as exceptional breadth and depth of coverage.

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Publisher:

ISBN: 1405036346

Category: English language

Page: 2166

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The English language is changing faster than ever. In the midst of the change, the Macquarie International English Dictionary offers a clear and authoritative, fully researched guidance on the use of English, as well as exceptional breadth and depth of coverage.
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The Oxford Duden German Dictionary

This revised edition includes a full supplement detailing the changes to the German spelling system ratified in 1996.

Author: Dudenredaktion (Bibliographisches Institut)

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198601328

Category: English language

Page: 1712

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The highly acclaimed Oxford-Duden German Dictionary provides authoritative, comprehensive, and up-to-date coverage of modern English and German. The text has been designed to meet the needs of both English and German speakers, whether they wish to write or speak the foreign language ortranslate from it. This revised edition includes a full supplement detailing the changes to the German spelling system ratified in 1996. Over 260,000 words and phrases and 450,000 translations Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the general vocabulary of contemporary German and English Hundreds of example sentences showing words in use Extensive guidance on the selection of the correct translation Explanation of terms for which cultural or other differences prevent an exact translation Coverage of British and American English, and the German of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland Detailed grammatical information, including irregular plurals and past tenses Helpful appendices on a wide variety of subjects including: grammar, numerical expressions, weights and measures, and a letter-writing guide
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Collins Spanish Dictionary Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition

This seventh edition of the market-leading Spanish dictionary draws once again on Collins' unique multi-million word databases of contemporary English and Spanish to ensure the user has the most complete and accurate picture of real ...

Author: Jeremy Butterfield

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

ISBN: 0007183747

Category: English language

Page: 2141

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Annotation The world __s leading Spanish/English dictionary, revised to cover all the latest vocabulary, now available in colour. Ideal for advanced learners of Spanish.
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German English Dictionary of Idioms

This unique dictionary covers all the major German idioms and is probably the richest source of contemporary German idioms available, with 33,000 headwords.

Author: Hans Schemann

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136783036

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1280

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This unique dictionary covers all the major German idioms and is probably the richest source of contemporary German idioms available, with 33,000 headwords. Within each entry the user is provided with: English equivalents; variants; contexts and precise guidance on the degree of currency/rarity of an idiomatic expression. This dictionary is an essential reference for achieving fluency in the language. It will be invaluable for all serious learners and users of German. Not for sale in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
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Collins FLTRP English Mandarin Chinese Dictionary

"Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press."

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 0008179786

Category:

Page: 3104

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Written for advanced learners and professionals working with English and Mandarin Chinese, this first edition celebrates a successful collaboration between the two well-known publishing houses of Collins and the Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, together with an international team of linguists. It includes up-to-date coverage of everyday and technical vocabulary, with particular focus on specialist terminology in medicine and science. It offers around 150,000 usage examples based on Collins 4.5 billion word corpus, showing English as it is actually used in context. It contains biographical entries referring to people across all walks of life; hundreds of encyclopedic references with information about the most important events, customs and institutions in the United Kingdom and the United States; cultural notes cover all aspects of British and American life and culture; usage differences between British and American English, and notes that describe the most commonly-confused words in English. Phonetics are shown using the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) and irregular inflected forms of English words shown in full. Chinese speakers can access an app with English audio. A range of supplements include information on Differences between British and American English, English Prefixes and Suffixes, Weights & Measures, Chemical Elements, UK Traditional Counties & US States, Books of the Bible.
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Barron s German English Dictionary

"100,000 words, phrases & examples presented in two sections: American-style English to German, German to English" -- Front cover.

Author: Ursula Martini

Publisher: PONS

ISBN: 0764137638

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1254

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"100,000 words, phrases & examples presented in two sections: American-style English to German, German to English" -- Front cover.
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German Quickly

This book includes thought-provoking and entertaining reading selections consisting mainly of aphorisms and proverbs.

Author: April Wilson

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 0820467596

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 432

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German Quickly: A Grammar for Reading German is a thorough, straightforward textbook with a sense of fun. It teaches the fundamentals for reading German literary and scholarly texts of all levels of difficulty. It can be used as an introductory text for scholars with no background in German, or it can serve as a reference text for students wishing to review German. The grammar explanations are detailed and clear, addressing common problems students encounter while learning to read German. This book includes thought-provoking and entertaining reading selections consisting mainly of aphorisms and proverbs. There are also twelve appendices, including a summary of German grammar, descriptions of German dictionaries, a partial answer key, strategies for learning German, and a humanities vocabulary section of about 3,800 words.
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Collins English Dictionary

Collins English Dictionary is a rich source of words for everyone who loves language. Not only is the dictionary comprehensive and authoritative, but it also offers outstanding coverage of world, regional and dialect English.

Author: Sandra Anderson

Publisher:

ISBN: 0007191537

Category: English

Page: 1872

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Collins English Dictionary is a rich source of words for everyone who loves language. Not only is the dictionary comprehensive and authoritative, but it also offers outstanding coverage of world, regional and dialect English.
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The Unabridged Uxbridge English Dictionary

Every word has a meaning, but over the years those meanings change.

Author: Graeme Garden

Publisher: Windmill Books

ISBN: 1784756490

Category: Vocabulary

Page: 320

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Every word has a meaning, but over the years those meanings change. Dip into these helpfully illustrated pages and you'll find many of the words you use every day without ever realising that their up-to-date definition is something entirely different.
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Webster s Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language

A dictionary designed for the entire family! For home, office, school, or college, this new revised edition provides a wealth of information.

Author: Random House Value Publishing

Publisher: Gramercy

ISBN: 0517151413

Category: Reference

Page: 1693

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A dictionary designed for the entire family! For home, office, school, or college, this new revised edition provides a wealth of information. More than a quarter of a million entries, all up to date; geographical revisions, 2,000 illustrations and maps: listings of Presidents and Vice Presidents of the U.S.; Declaration of Independence, and much, much more.
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Collins Robert French Unabridged Dictionary 11th Edition

The world's leading large French to English and English to French dictionary, a joint collaboration between Collins and Le Robert, revised and updated to cover all the latest vocabulary in both languages --

Author: HarperCollins HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 0063074281

Category:

Page: 2142

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The perfect dictionary for advanced learners of French. With over 310,000 words, meanings and phrases and 500,000 translations. This tenth edition of the market-leading Collins Robert French dictionary uses Collins' and Le Robert's unique multi-million word databases of contemporary English and French to ensure that the user has the most complete and accurate picture of real language available today. The dictionary is ideal for advanced learners and professionals using French.
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Le grand dictionnaire Hachette Oxford

Offers more than 360,000 words and 550,000 translations and explores idiomatic variations in meaning.

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198614227

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1945

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Offers more than 360,000 words and 550,000 translations and explores idiomatic variations in meaning.
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