Cambridge Idioms Dictionary (2nd ed.) for iOS

Cambridge Idioms Dictionary (2nd ed.) for iOS
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The Cambridge Idioms Dictionary explains over 7,000 current idioms in British, American and Australian English, helping learners to understand them and use them with confidence.
You'll find clear explanations and example sentences for every idiom, as well as a topic section covering useful language areas like agreeing and disagreeing, telling stories, etc. Also includes advanced search and language tools that have become the staple of quality language apps from MobiSystems.


Featuring search autocomplete to help you find words quickly by displaying predictions similar to the terms you're typing. You also get enhanced search extras including:
  • A quick search of words while you type.
  • A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word.
  • A 'keyword' search for finding key words within compound words.
  • A wild card search function ('*' or '?') which can replace a letter or entire parts of a word.
  • Download dictionary definitions locally for offline word lookup.


Including a number of features that help you further enhance your vocabulary:
  • A 'Favorites' feature to create custom folders with lists of words from the extensive library, including cross-curriculum words.
  • History list to help you easily review looked-up words.
  • Discover more using the included special language notes.
  • See words in context with example sentences.
  • 'Word-of-the-day' feature with dedicated homescreen widget.
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