Dictionary.com: English Words

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4.7
978K reviews
10M+
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Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Download the number one free dictionary app with English language learning tools built for every level of learner.

With more than 2 million trusted definitions and synonyms, the Dictionary.com English dictionary and thesaurus app for Android is optimized with your mobile device in mind to help you learn English or improve your English vocabulary. It even works offline! Install the offline dictionary for access to definitions and synonyms whenever and wherever you need them — no bulky books necessary.

In addition to the trusted reference content from Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, this education app includes:


- Word of the Day – Learn a new word each day and expand your vocabulary education
- Synonyms — Get thesaurus content alongside your dictionary definitions
- Audio pronunciations – Never mispronounce another word
- Voice search – Find the definitions you’re looking for anywhere, anytime
- Wordplay — Improve your vocabulary with fun quizzes
- Word Puzzle – Can you score a perfect 10? Unscramble the letters in this fun word game!
- Grammar help - Get grammar tips, word usage, and more
- Favorite words and search history - Customize your recently searched word list, and never forget the newest words you’ve learned
- English spelling help - Not sure how a word is spelled? This app will find it for you.
- Learner’s dictionary - Includes extra information about word usage for English learners

Get even more from your app with our Upgrades:
- Example Sentences
- Encyclopedia
- Idioms and Phrases
- Science and Rhyming Dictionaries
- Offline Dictionary + Remove ads

Or you can get all of this additional content and remove ads for one low price with our Pro App.
Updated on
Aug 16, 2023

Data safety

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No data shared with third parties
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This app may collect these data types
Personal info, App activity and 2 others
Data is encrypted in transit
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Ratings and reviews

4.7
931K reviews
Jessica
April 24, 2024
I really love this dictionary app. I use the thesaurus frequently when playing word games such as crossword puzzles or Connections (NYT). The only issue I've had is when I briefly open a different tab on my phone (without closing out the dictionary app) and then go back to the dictionary, the app will either play an ad or it will reload itself completely. Then I have to look up my word again and this usually results in having to watch yet another ad.
29 people found this review helpful
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Roxas Leviathan
March 23, 2024
Literally only got the app to receive push notifications with the word of the day, because it's messed up in my emails. The app tells me I need to turn notifications of and routes me to my phone's settings, where no such option exists. Upon going into the general notification settings, this app just doesn't show up. So not only are my emails not working from the website, but the app is bugged as well. Very disappointed.
42 people found this review helpful