What's New

Added a Today extension for the Word of the Day

App Description

America's most useful and respected dictionary – redesigned for iOS 8 to make it even more enjoyable to use.

In addition to all the definitions from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, the app offers voice search – to let you look up a word without having to spell it – along with synonyms and antonyms, example sentences, Quick Definitions, Word of the Day, Favorites, and more.

It's a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.

The app is free, and supported by ads.


* Voice Search
* Synonyms & Antonyms
* Example Sentences
* Quick Definitions
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Favorites
* For iPad: Scrolling Index - lets you browse the entire dictionary
* Recent History - lets you keep track of the words you've looked up

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 09, 2014 Initial release
  • September 21, 2014 New version 3.1
  • October 16, 2014 New version 3.1.2
  • July 17, 2015 New version 3.3.1

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