WordWeb is a comprehensive one-click English thesaurus and
dictionary for Windows. It can be used to look up words from almost
any program, showing definitions, synonyms and related words.
It includes pronunciations and usage examples, and has helpful spelling and sounds-like links.
NEW: Version 7.1 - the latest words and improved one-click, see What's New.
is feature-rich software that does much more than a paper dictionary
or thesaurus. WordWeb is truly a Word Web - each set of synonyms
is linked to other related sets. Look up "tree", click
on the "Types" tab and you'll have a list of different
types of tree. Click on "Part of" and WordWeb will tell
you that a tree can be part of a "forest" or "wood".
The comprehensive English
thesaurus and dictionary includes:
Definitions and synonyms
5000 audio pronunciations
160 000 root words
220 000 word senses
Fixed web reference tabs
In addition to all the free version features,
the full Pro version includes 5000 more definitions and numerous
extra features including:
70 000 audio pronunciations
Custom web references
Optional third-party dictionaries
Wildcard word search
Full text definition search
Find and solve anagrams
Search optional word lists