Dictionary.for Windows



A great place to check your vocab

Expand your vocabulary and learn the meaning of new words with this online dictionary. You can engage your fun side with word games to enhance your command of the English language, too.

Improve your communication skills

You can search for meanings of words on their own or find synonyms and sayings with this powerful information-packed app.

Dictionary is a comprehensive tool that anyone can use. You can search through its extensive database whenever you’re looking for the meaning of a word.

The application also features more specialized dictionaries like medical word sets and terms as well as legal and financial jargon.

There’s an offline version available. In order to use it, though, you have to download the collection through an online connection. Once you’ve done so, you can tap into the offline version in a snap.

You can search dictionaries in various languages if you wish to extend your knowledge further than the English language. At the same time, there is a feature that makes it easy to translate words into several tongues.

You can listen to audio pronunciations and the program provides suggestions relating to how words can be used in varying context.

Fresh content is added to the app daily so you’ll never be bored or find the program lacking. A word of the day feature will ensure you keep adding to your growing vocabulary.

You can access the thesaurus and find words that are similar and opposite to your selection.

The developers, together with the World Food Program, initiated a feeding scheme through the learning approach. When you learn, play games in-app, and read the Free Dictionary, you earn points. You can donate these towards feeding the hungry.

Where can you run this program?

This application runs on Windows 10 or higher. It also runs on Xbox One.

Is there a better alternative?

No. While there are many dictionary applications, such as Advanced English Dictionary, this particular one offers a range of features and functions that extend far beyond just looking up the meaning of a word.

Our take

The developers have succeeded in creating an intelligent app that both informs and teaches. Dictionary engages with people touching on the fun side with the in-app games to enhance your language skills.

Should you download it?

Yes. English and non-English speakers alike can benefit from downloading this smart application.


  • Offline mode
  • Multiple languages
  • Additional specialized dictionaries
  • Syncs bookmarks across multiple devices


  • Busy interface
  • Lots of pop-up ads

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Dictionary.for Windows


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