What's New

* Merriam-Webster Dictionary & Thesaurus is now available on Apple Watch.
* The Word of the Day is now accessible via the Today notification widget.

App Description

Merriam-Webster Dictionary for Apple Watch is here!

This edition of America's most useful and respected dictionary and thesaurus features premium content and no ads, and introduces an Apple Watch extension that includes a Word of the Day glance, voice search right at your wrist, the ability to save words to your Favorites directly from the watch, and of course uses Continuity for a seamless Handoff to your iPhone or Mac to see more in-depth content, hear audio pronunciations, etc.

Selected as a "Best New App" by iTunes.

The app has been fully redesigned for iOS 8 to make it even more enjoyable to use.

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

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

The premium content includes over 1000 graphical illustrations, and over 20,000 additional entries covering people, places, and foreign terms.

No internet connection is required to view the definitions or thesaurus (although you do need a connection to view illustrations, hear audio pronunciations, and use voice search).

Features:

* No ads
* Full Thesaurus
* Voice Search
* Example Sentences
* Quick Definitions
* Audio Pronunciations
* Word of the Day
* Recents -- lets you keep track of the words you've looked up
* Favorites
* Biographic and Geographic entries
* Foreign words and phrases used in English
* Graphical Illustrations
* Today notification widget

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iPhone Screenshots

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Apple Watch Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 14, 2015 New version 3.2
  • September 25, 2014 New version 3.1.2
  • September 16, 2014 New version 3.1
  • January 07, 2014 New version 3.0.1
  • December 20, 2013 New version 3.0
  • December 10, 2013 New version 2.3
  • November 01, 2012 New version 2.1
  • September 07, 2012 New version 2.0
  • April 03, 2012 New version 1.2.1
  • January 27, 2012 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99

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