dictionary

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdɪkʃənəri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdɪkʃəˌnɛri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dikshə ner′ē)


Inflections of 'dictionary' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": dictionaries
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dictionary

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n
  1. a [Spanish] dictionary
  2. a [Spanish] to [English] dictionary
  3. is a [human, talking] dictionary
  4. an online dictionary
  5. a [medical, legal, science, language] dictionary
  6. a [monolingual, bilingual] dictionary
  7. a [hardback, paperback, pocket, visual] dictionary
  8. a [learner's, beginner's] dictionary
  9. [use, reference, publish] a dictionary
  10. look it up in the dictionary
  11. look up a word in the dictionary
  12. is [listed, defined] in the dictionary
  13. as it is defined in the dictionary
  14. is a word in the dictionary
  15. appears in the dictionary under
  16. a dictionary and thesaurus
  17. a dictionary for [dummies, beginners]
n as adj
  1. dictionary [definitions, entries, key, annotations]
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