Download Dictionaries - Best Software & Apps

  • Oxford Dictionary of English

    2.2.0.7

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Full English Dictionary Right On Your Computer

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: Available On Windows PC and mobile, Includes over 350000 words and phrases
    • CONS: Free version limited, Can?t link to other Microsoft apps
  • Advanced English Dictionary

    4.1.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Massive English dictionary focused on usability and discovery

    7
    402 votes
    • PROS: 400,000 entries, Search history, Excellent usability, Pronunciation help
    • CONS: Not all terms have images, You need to be able to spell the word you are after
  • Ultimate Dictionary

    1.0.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    More than 30 dictionaries in a single application

    7
    638 votes
    • PROS: Large variety of dictionaries, Special "scan" mode to translate words under the mouse, Fast searching
    • CONS: Large installation file, You can't add new dictionaries
  • WordWeb

    7.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free English thesaurus and dictionary

    7
    429 votes
    • PROS: Quick access via hotkeys and system tray, All the English locales, Works with rich online dictionary, Show pronunciation, usage and vulgar words
    • CONS: Not tied to a World-acclaimed dictionary
  • Dictionary.com for Windows 10

    1.0.0.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Dictionary.com on your Windows 8 PC!

    6
    123 votes
    • PROS: Excellent search, Nice extras
    • CONS: Offers nothing more than the website
  • Dictionary

    2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software for Wordsmiths

    7
    150 votes
    • PROS: Large number of languages supported, Free to download and use
    • CONS: Only compatible with Windows, No mobile app available
  • Sinhala-English Dictionary

    2.1119

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Sinhala-to-English translation software

    7
    285 votes
    • PROS: Users will not be required to pay to access this program., It is very easy to learn new words and phrases.,
    • CONS: Many have complained that there are numerous pop-up advertisements., The dictionary is not as robust as some more advanced systems.
  • StarDict

    3.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Offline English-Chinese dictionary

    6
    10 votes
    • TheSage English Dictionary and Thesaurus

      4.0.1774

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Complete dictionary and multifaceted thesaurus of the English language

      7
      31 votes
      • LingoPad

        2.5.323

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Customizable English-German dictionary

        7
        21 votes
        • Tagaini Jisho

          0.2.6.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A Free (GPL) Science & education program for Windows

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          No votes yet
          • HelloTalk

            1.8.5.1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android
            iPhone

            Learn languages while making friends all over the world

            -
            No votes yet
            • PROS: Find easily friends, Familiar messaging app interface, Dictionaries and translators, Many languages to choose from
            • CONS: Connection issues, Sometimes struggle to detect microphone for chat
          • Dictionary.NET

            6.1.4986

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Handy desktop dictionary powered by Google Translator

            6
            62 votes
            • PROS: Support for many languages, in any combination, Can be opened automatically with keyboard or mouse shortcuts, Translate text by selecting it with your mouse
            • CONS: No perfect results (as with any automatic translator), Automatic language detection doesn't work properly
          • Memo-shaper free

            2.9

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            This game is a great way to train and improve visual memory, intelligence, concentration and organization.

            10
            1 vote
            • WordReference.com dictionaries

              2.0.9

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              Get a Multi-Language Dictionary with WordReference.com Dictionaries

              -
              No votes yet
              • PROS: The app is free to download and install., Contains 19 different dictionaries, covering multiple languages.,
              • CONS: Certain aspects of the interface can be fiddly., Much of the app's contents can already be found online.
            • ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries

              4.2.0

              License
              try Download
              Platform
              Android

              Powerful translation tool for Android

              10
              2 votes
              • PROS: Lots of dictionaries and languages, Live translation feature, Useful auto-suggest feature, Available offline
              • CONS: Many dictionaries don't have audio, Photo translation only does a word at a time
            • JKVSRG English to Multilingual Dictionary

              1.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Dictionary with Synonyms,Antonyms,Verbs,Nouns,Pronunciation and Multilingual Translation

              9
              13 votes
              • @promt

                Professional English-Spanish 8.0

                License
                try Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Professional text translator for documents, emails and websites

                7
                14 votes
                • PROS: Includes specialized dictionaries, Great results in automatic translations, Can be embedded in other programs: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Microsoft Office,
                • CONS: Having so many small independent tools makes the program uncomfortable to use
              • OnTranslator

                1.0.126

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Free translator. Extremely easy to use!

                6
                7 votes
                • English-French-English Slovoed Classic talking dictionary

                  7.6

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Translate English words into French words and vice versa

                  7
                  9 votes
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