Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus

Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus

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The text has been completely revised, with all the words and meanings you would expect to find in a Collins dictionary as well as hundreds of synonyms and antonyms. It contains: spellings of all irregular or confusing words are given in full; notes on current language are given for problem words; over 200 specialist subjects, such as science and computing, are fully covered; examples of real English are given on the same page for one-stop lookup; most helpful synonyms for each word are given first and highlighted; antonym lists are given for many key words.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 1424 pages
  • 196 x 262 x 66mm | 2,381.35g
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Collins
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • col. maps
  • 0004725026
  • 9780004725024

Review Text

The latest edition of Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus has been revised and updated with new words and meanings, as well as hundreds of new antonyms and synonyms. The layout has been thoroughly thought through with each page functioning as both dictionary and thesaurus and with examples of real English for clarification. A handy one-stop reference book - essential. (Kirkus UK)show more