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App Specs
File size:
26.49 MB
Version:
2.4
Released:
February 15, 2012
Updated:
March 9, 2016


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Description
The single-volume international English dictionary with the widest coverage of all the riches of the English language.
Clear, accurate and occasionally witty definitions, with the latest new words from science, technology and contemporary culture.

The 13th edition includes over 300,000 distinct words, compounds, phrases and derived forms.

Search features include:

  • Alphabetical listing
  • Pattern-matching search (*, ?, vowel and consonant; great for crosswords)
  • Solve anagrams
  • Full Text Search

    The Chambers Dictionary is treasured by word-lovers and crossword enthusiasts for its majestic coverage of English and its tradition of sneaking in a sprinkling of light-hearted definitions. Alone among the single-volume dictionaries, it preserves a rich stock of words from our literary heritage as well as covering all the latest developments in contemporary English.

    Chambers Thesaurus is also available as a separate app, and can easily be cross-referenced from the dictionary as a separate tab.

  • What's New
    Full text search fix for Mavericks/Yosemite. Minor bug fixes and enhancements.

    Chambers Dictionary (com.wordweb.desktop.chambers) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Chambers Dictionary 2.4.

    Operating System: Mac

    Minimum OS version: 10.8