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Enfour, Inc. has built Oxford's largest single volume English Dictionary, plus audio —making this the largest Oxford English reference on ANY mobile platform.

● The entire Oxford Dictionary of English, Second Edition (ODE)
● 72,000 pre-recorded sound files from British English voice actors.

—yes, over 300MB! (Actually over 400MB when installed)
That's ten times more data than similar applications.

◼ Enfour, Inc.'s Application Features:

▪ full content of the unabridged texts
▪ complete appendices and front matter
▪ unique three-way cross-referencing search
▪ real-time progressive look-up
▪ wildcard searches for unknown spellings and quizzes
▪ hyperlinking for dictionary & appendices
▪ unique support for round-trip search from other applications
(the API is free. Contact Enfour, Inc.)
▪ bookmarks with editable notations
▪ iCloud Bookmark syncing
▪ automatic history
▪ "Share" module to search within other apps
 - with a history feature, so you can study later
▪ "Word-of-the-Day" feature with multiple words sets
▪ 3D Touch support
▪ DarkMode support
▪ iPad Pro multi-screen and Drag & Drop
▪ iPad "Fast App Switching" (Multitasking)
▪ iPhone 12 & iOS14 support
▪ complete offline use - no internet connection is required

◼ Description

▶ The foremost single-volume authority on the English language
▶ Hundreds of new words and senses derived from the latest research from the Oxford English Corpus, giving the most complete and accurate picture of the English language

The Oxford Dictionary of English is at the forefront of language research, focusing on English as it is used today, informed by the most up-to-date evidence from the largest language research programme in the world, including the 800-million-word Oxford English Corpus. This revised edition includes hundreds of brand-new words and senses, as well as up-to-date encyclopedic information, and extensive appendices covering topics such as countries, heads of state, and chemical elements.

◼ Sound Files from Oxford Sound Bank

▶ over 72,000 pre-recorded sound files linked to headwords

◼ Features:
▶ high-quality recordings with native English pronunciations
▶ accurate coverage of different homographs, variant forms, and inflections

◼ Supported Thesaurus software:
Oxford Thesaurus of English (OTE)
Rogets II -the New Thesaurus
Companion Thesaurus -with SpellChecker


Oxford Dictionary of English (ODE), Second Edition revised
© Oxford University Press 2005
Soundfiles from the Shorter Oxford English Dictionary
© Oxford University Press 2002
All rights reserved Oxford University Press

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App Changes

  • December 05, 2015 Initial release
  • November 26, 2016 New version 6.9
  • June 23, 2019 New version 8.5.1
  • June 23, 2019 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • November 18, 2019 New version 8.6
  • November 26, 2019 New version 8.7
  • December 10, 2019 New version 8.8
  • January 28, 2020 New version 9.0
  • July 15, 2020 New version 9.4
  • July 15, 2020 Price decrease: $19.99 -> $11.99
  • August 06, 2021 New version 11.3
  • August 06, 2021 Price increase: $11.99 -> $19.99