Chambers Dictionary
Chambers Dictionary
3.80

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Chambers Dictionary free download for Mac

Chambers Dictionary

3.80
31 August 2019

Single-volume international English dictionary.

Overview

Chambers Dictionary is the single-volume international English dictionary with the widest coverage of all the riches of the English language. 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.

What's new in Chambers Dictionary

Version 3.80:
  • Support for dark mode
  • Enabled iCloud bookmark synch
  • Minor corrections

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2 Chambers Dictionary Reviews

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Martin-Kelsen
07 July 2015

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The mother of all English Dictionaries and the one I was brought up on. Of course the OED was on my book-shelves, but Chambers was always the more appealing, less dry, source of lexicographic knowledge one reached out for on discovery of a previously unknown word. I do hope they have made this digital version as alluring as the paper volume as I'm still using the copy my Great Grandmother bought my Grandmother and which came to me via my mother in the 1960's.
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Version 2.4
DragonMaster
08 September 2019
Love it! Integrates with my other dictionaries in all of my apps!
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Version 3.80
Martin-Kelsen
07 July 2015
The mother of all English Dictionaries and the one I was brought up on. Of course the OED was on my book-shelves, but Chambers was always the more appealing, less dry, source of lexicographic knowledge one reached out for on discovery of a previously unknown word. I do hope they have made this digital version as alluring as the paper volume as I'm still using the copy my Great Grandmother bought my Grandmother and which came to me via my mother in the 1960's.
Like
Version 2.4
$13.99

5.0

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  • Intel 64
  • OS X 10.9.0 or later
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