Advanced English Thesaurus is a very useful dictionary app. It is based on Wordnet lexical database which has up to 140,000 entries and more than 1.4 million words, developed by the Cognitive Science Laboratory at Princeton University.
In this app, nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs are grouped into sets of cognitive synonyms. In addition to the definition of each word,they are linked to other words in terms of synonyms, opposites and similar words.
Some helpful features:
- Quick dynamic search of words while you type
- History to see the last 50 words you have looked up
- Fuzzy filter- used when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
- Wild card – “?” and “*” replace a letter and group of letters in words
- Home screen widget
- Ability to run offline