United Kingdom Top Sites for Dictionaries And Encyclopedias

    Wikipedia

    A free encyclopedia built collaboratively using wiki software. (Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License).

    wikipedia.org

    Quora Market Research

    Quora is your best source for knowledge. Quora aims to be the easiest place to write new content and share content from the web.

    quora.com

    Thesaurus.com

    Online version of Roget's II: The New Thesaurus, 3rd edition.

    thesaurus.com

    WordReference,com

    Dictionary containing English to/from Spanish, French, German, and Italian, and a language forum.

    wordreference.com

    Urban Dictionary

    A veritable cornucopia of streetwise lingo, posted and defined by its readers.

    urbandictionary.com

    ScienceDirect

    An information source for scientific, technical, and medical research. Subscription required for some sections.

    sciencedirect.com

    Dictionary.com

    Reference.com - a free online encyclopedia and information reference. Research articles from Columbia Encyclopedia and Encyclopedia Britannica.

    reference.com

    The Free Dictionary

    English, Medical, Legal, and Computer Dictionaries, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, a Literature Reference Library, and a Search Engine all in one!

    thefreedictionary.com

    Dictionary.com

    The world's most popular dictionary and thesaurus with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, idioms, word origins, quotes, audio pronunciations, example sentences and Word of the Day! Look up the meaning of words, slang, phrases, idioms, and abbreviations in o

    dictionary.reference.com

    Cambridge Dictionary

    Free online dictionary from Cambridge University Press.

    dictionary.cambridge.org

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Dictionary by Oxford University Press. Answers questions on English grammar, spelling, and usage. Basic dictionary is free, premium content with subscription.

    oxforddictionaries.com

    Wiktionary

    Collaborative project for creating a free lexical database in every language, complete with meanings, etymologies, and pronunciations.

    wiktionary.org

    Dict.cc

    Two-way lookup with over 630,000 keywords. User contributions are encouraged. Includes user recorded voices, vocabulary trainer and translation forum.

    dict.cc

    Reverso

    Translation, dictionary, conjugation, grammar for English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Hebrew, Polish, Dutch ...

    reverso.net

    LEO

    Ein Service der LEO GmbH: Kostenlose Online-Wörterbücher/Foren/Trainer für Deutsch-Englisch/Französisch/Spanisch/Italienisch/Chinesisch/Russisch

    leo.org

    Merriam-Webster

    Publisher of American English dictionaries and reference sources.

    merriam-webster.com

    CollinsDictionary.com

    Collins Dictionaries. English, French, German, Spanish. Comprehensive Dictionaries, Always Free Online.

    collinsdictionary.com

    bab.la - loving languages

    Search translations in the online dictionary and have fun learning languages with vocabulary lessons and many free games and quizzes.

    bab.la

    Spanish Dictionary

    Bidirectional Spanish and English dictionary with audio pronunciation of the words.

    spanishdict.com

    yourDictionary.com

    The dictionary you can understand featuring definitions that actually make sense with example use cases for the most popular words. Be confident in your use of words! YourDictionary features original definitions with example use cases; definitions from th

    yourdictionary.com

    Linguee

    One can search many bilingual texts in English and German for words and expressions.

    linguee.com

    The Crossword Solver

    Collection of crossword solving tools and crossword thesaurus to help fill in the blanks in crossword puzzles.

    the-crossword-solver.com

    Reverso

    Translation, dictionary, conjugation, grammar for English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Hebrew, Polish, Dutch ...

    dictionary.reverso.net

    Behind the Name

    The meaning and history of first names.

    behindthename.com

    Encyclopaedia Britannica Online

    Provides selected articles for free, full text with search capabilities, multimedia and related links for subscribers.

    britannica.com

    RhymeZone

    Online rhyming dictionary and thesaurus.

    rhymezone.com

    Jisho.org

    Denshi Jisho (meaning "electronic dictionary") is an online Japanese dictionary that focuses on powerful search features and an easy-to-use interface. The data comes from Jim Breen's WWWJDIC project and the site is developed by me, Kim Ahlström. Please e

    jisho.org

    PONs in America

    PONS.eu - Online dictionary for the languages: German-English, English-German, English-French, French-English, English-Spanish, Spanish-English, English-Polish, Polish-English, English-Russian, Russian-English, English-Italian, Italian-English

    pons.com

    Linguee

    Es können zweisprachige Texte auf Englisch und Deutsch nach Wörtern und Ausdrücken durchsucht werden.

    linguee.de

    Metric Conversions

    Provides free online conversion tools, which can be added to any websites. It also offers metric conversion tables for download and print.

    metric-conversions.org

    BusinessDictionary.com

    BusinessDictionary.com features over 20,000 definitions and over 115,000 links between related terms providing a clear and concise description of any and all business terms. To succeed in business, it's absolutely essential to have a solid understanding o

    businessdictionary.com

    Tureng Turkish English Online Dictionary

    English-Turkish online dictionary with more than 2,000,000 terms classified into categories and pronounced in 3 different (British, American, Australian) English accents by Tureng Translation Company

    tureng.com

    Onelook

    Primarily a dictionary site but also has the ability to do wildcard searches on the words it knows about.

    onelook.com

    Synonym.com

    Free Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

    synonym.com

    Multitran dictionary

    Online dictionary, 10 languages paired with Russian, 10 million terms, 1000 subject areas 500 new terms added daily Includes phrases, alphabetic lists and morphology-based search

    multitran.ru

    Translated.net

    An internet based translation service in 120 language combinations. Web site translation, manuals, and multimedia.

    translated.net

    Yahoo!

    A major internet portal and service provider offering search results, customizable content, chatrooms, free e-mail, clubs, and pager.

    dictionary.yahoo.com

    Reverso

    Dictionnaires en ligne gratuit, Contiennent des milliers de mots et expressions avec des traductions dans le contexte, des définitions, ou des synonymes. Dictionnaires de français, dictionnaires Collins anglais, espagnol, allemand et italien.

    dictionnaire.reverso.net

    Larousse.fr

    Encyclopédie gratuite en ligne permettant les contributions des internautes et dictionnaires.

    larousse.fr