The Dictionary of Word Origins 4+

Thuy Duong

Designed for iPad

    • $1.99

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Description

This app provides an offline version of The dictionary of word origins

Do you know the old meaning of "wife" is simply "a woman"?

Combining both accessibility and authority, The Dictionary of Word Origins describes the origins and development of over 6,000 common words and phrases in the English language.

Organized A-Z, the entries include first known use along with examples that illustrate the many faces of the particular word or phrase, from ‘handsome’ to ‘bachelor’ and ‘cute’ to ‘baby’, from ‘pagan’ to ‘palaver’ and ‘toff’ to ‘torpedo’.

This app is useful for language students and enthusiasts, but also an intriguing read for any person interested in the development of the English language.

● Custom list
- Create your own list

● Study tools:
- Bookmark a word
- Words of the day
- Learn random words
- Multiple choice quiz
- Flashcard

What’s New

Version 1.0

This app has been updated by Apple to display the Apple Watch app icon.

App Privacy

The developer, Thuy Duong, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members can use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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