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Bartlett's Familiar Quotations and more.
Common Errors in English
All the words in the world. Pronounced (except for "smaragdine" -- a shade of green).
Free Thesaurus
Free Thesaurus is a comprehensive online thesaurus of synonyms, antonyms, and related words. The thesaurus contains more than 145,800 unique entries from three top sources.
A talking dictionary of English Pronunciation.
Merriam Webster Online
OneLook Dictionary Search
A search engine for words and phrases.
OneLook Reverse Dictionary
Don't know the definition? Enter the concept and get back a list of words.
Online Etymology Dictionary
This is a map of the wheel-ruts of modern English. Etymologies are not definitions; they're explanations of what our words meant and how they sounded 600 or 2,000 years ago.
Wordsmyth: The Educational Dictionary Thesaurus
An ongoing project devoted to discovering all the words and everything about them.
Word Spy
Devoted to lexpionage, the sleuthing of new words and phrases.
World Wide Words
Outstanding site, discussing the origin and meaning of words.

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