Words / Dictionaries / Thesauri Index
100 Most Often Mispronounced English Words
Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary
American Heritage Dictionary
American National Corpus
Anagram Search - What are hiding in your favorite words? anagrams
Art Glossary of Terms
ARTFL Project: French-English Dictionary Form - Look up words in a simple French-English Dictionary containing about 75,000 terms.
ArtLex Art Dictionary - Definitions for more than 3,300 terms used in discussing visual culture, along with thousands of supporting images, pronunciation notes, great quotations and cross-references.
Axone Financial Glossary - Over 5000 financial terms in English, German, French and Italian.
Babel Fish - Language translation tool.
Ballet Dictionary Terms & Definitions
Barkley's Financial Glossary
Bay Area Hip Hop Dictionary
Biomaterials & Bioengineering Glossary
Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
British National Corpus (BNC)
British to American Translator & Dictionary and American to British Translator
Broadcast Glossary/AETN Scripts and Log Sheets (U.S. Department of State)
Business Glossary (Washington Post)
Cambridge Dictionaries Online
Center for Army Lessons Learned (CALL): Thesaurus
Charter Terms and Abbreviations
Cockney Rhyming Slang
Comprehensive Technology Glossary
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms [.pdf]
Devil's Dictionary (Ambrose Bierce)
DICT Development Group
Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) - Seeks to document the varieties of English that are not found everywhere in the United States--those words, pronunciations, and phrases that vary from one region to another, that we learn at home rather than at school, or that are part of an oral rather than written culture.
Discover the full panoply of American regional words, phrases, and pronunciations with . Also see DARE . Wikipedia backgrounder
Dictionary of English Slang
Dictionary of Newfoundland English Online
Dictionary of Occupational Titles
Dictionary of Roadie Slang
Dictionary of Slang (UK)
Digital Broadcast Glossary (Altera)
Duhaime's Law Dictionary
Easton's Bible Dictionary
English Dictionary English Usage, Style & Composition
EPA: Terms & Acronyms
EUdict - A collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in the European Community.
Fagan Finder: Translation Wizard
FindMeWords - A word generator that finds all the words that can be generated with the letters of the text box and returns a list ordered by word length. Finance (and financial crisis-related) Glossaries
Forvo - The largest word pronunciation dictionary in the world, now with translations. All the words in all the languages pronounced by native speakers.
Free Dictionary, The - Free online and dictionary ; thesaurus with synonyms, definitions, idioms, abbreviations; encyclopedia , medical , and financial specialized dictionaries; and foreign language dictionaries. legal
Free On-Line Dictionary of Computing
GIS Dictionary - Terms related to operations such as analysis, GIS modeling and web-based GIS, cartography, and Esri software.
GLBTQ - The world's largest encyclopedia of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer culture.
Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology
Glossary of Congressional and Legislative Terms - Incorporating the glossary from the . Congressional Deskbook
Glossary of Energy Terms (PV Industry)
Glossary of Energy Terms and Definitions (EIA)
Glossary of Financial Risk Management
Glossary of Inernational Economics (Deardoff)
Glossary of Jazz and Popular Music Terms - Wikipedia.
Glossary of Labor & Legal Terminology
Glossary of Musical Terminology - Provided by Wikipedia.
Glossary of Paint Terms
Glossary of Poetic Terms
Glossary of Research Terms
Glossary of Insurance and Risk Management Terms - From International Risk Management Institute.
GrammarCheck - Check your writing for grammer, spelling and punctuation mistakes.
Grove Dictionaries ( Art, Music, Science)
Handbook of Rhetorical Devices
Hip-Hop Dictionary (Usenet FAQ) HyperDictionary Search
International Dictionary of Literary Terms - A multilingual lexicographical watch on criticism, literary theory and cultural studies.
International Law Dictionary and Directory
Internet Acronym Server
Internet Anagram Server
Interpreters Unlimited - Translation service.
InvestorWords - Financial glossary.
Japanese Sword Terminology and Related Glossary
Jazz Slang - Colloquial gems.
Keypad Translation - Translate words to phone numbers.
King's English, The (John Fowler)
'Lectric Law Library's Legal Lexicon
Language Varieties - Pidgins, creoles, regional dialects, minority dialects and indigenized varieties. Larousse Dictionaries
Legal-Explanations - Legal lexicon.
Legislative Terms: Glossary
Lexicate Online Dictionary List
LEXICOOL - Directory of translation dictionaries.
List of Style Manuals
Live Search Translator - Free online translation service.
Manufacturing Automation Glossary
Medical Dictionaries, Drugs and Medical Searches
Medical Abbreviations Dictionary
Medical Dictionary (MedlinePlus)
Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Law
Military Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations
National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA): Thesaurus
New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online - Bringing together the world's most influential economists writing in their own voice in their areas of expertise.
New Words in English - Neologisms and novel uses of words in English.
Newspeak Dictionary - Newspeak and other terminology found in Orwell's novel . 1984
Nolo's Free Dictionary of Law Terms and Legal Definitions
Nonverbal Dictionary of Gestures, Signs - Gestures, signs, and body language cues.
Online Etymology Dictionary
Online Dictionary - English to Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, and Spanish translation.
Online Etymology Dictionary
OneLook Reverse Dictionary
Oxford Dictionaries - Search the Compact Oxford English Dictionary; get answers to questions on English, grammar, spelling, dictionaries and usage.
Oxford Art Online
Oxford English Dictionary (OED) and What's New
PR Glossary - Guide to the terminology presently used in public relations and journalism. Pronunciation
Fonetiks - Online pronunciation guides to nine varieties of the English language, plus nine other languages.
Forvo - Pronounces words in Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic, Polish, Dutch, Japanese, and hundreds more.
Howjsay - Online talking English pronunciation dictionary.
inogolo - Devoted to the English pronunciation of the names of people, places, and miscellaneous stuff. The site contains a searchable database of names with both phonetic and audio pronunciations in English.
Merriam-Webster - Online dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games.
Real Estate, Construction and Mortgage Terms
Rhyming Dictionary and Thesaurus
Search Engine Dictionary
Searcher: The Magazine for Database Professionals
Senate Glossary - Provided by . U.S. Senate
Shipping and Logistics Glossary
Slang Dictionary - British.
Space and Electronic Warfare Lexicon - Contains acronyms, abbreviations and terms relating to the military, space & electronic combat, electronic warfare, command & control, weaponry, general warfare, information warfare, special operations, non-lethal weapons, computers, the Internet, emerging technology, and kindred topics.
Synonym Thesaurus with Antonyms and Definitions
Telecom ABC - A telecommunications and Internet dictionary.
Test Your Vocab
UCLA Language Materials Project
UNESCO-IBE Education Thesaurus - A controlled vocabulary used as a tool for indexing and retrieving documents and data in the field of education in an international context.
Virtual Economy Glossary
Voice of America Pronunciation Guide
Web of Online Dictionaries
Web Style Guide
Wex - Public-access law dictionary and encyclopedia.
whatis - Technical jargon and technology resources.
Who Named It? - Dictionary of medical eponyms.
Wiktionary Word of the Day
Word Spy, The - Devoted to recently coined words and phrases, old words that are being used in new ways, and existing words that have enjoyed a recent renaissance.
Wordnik - Word definitions plus example sentences from major news media (such as the Wall Street Journal and USA Today) and from books from Project Gutenberg and the Internet Archive, as well as from other sources across the web, including blogs.
WorldLanguage - Online translation. Wordsmith
Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus
World Trade Organization: WTO Speak
Yahoo! Financial Glossary
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