Merriam Webster Dictionary
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Overview

Find English definition of words effortlessly and free of charge.

Discover the world of words with our FREE open-source Merriam-Webster's dictionary extension! Uncover English-to-English definitions swiftly and effortlessly. Its simple search box ensures you access definitions seamlessly without losing focus on your content. ⚠️ Note: This extension is a powerful dictionary tool for defining words and phrases, NOT a translator. Perfect for quick and accurate definitions, ✩✩ Key Features ✩✩ 1️⃣ Effortless Definition Retrieval: - Quickly get results within a user-friendly search box, whether by typing or selecting. - Capture highlighted text from your browser effortlessly – select a text, open the box, and get instant results. - Enhance efficiency with a convenient bubble button; a single button click near the selected text will show the definitions 2️⃣ Access to the main definitions page - Direct link in results for main definitions page - Selected text context menu item to open the main definition page - Configure the bubble button to open the main definition page 3️⃣ Search History Tracking: - Quickly revisit past searches via the extension's history page. - Retrieve previously searched words on a webpage using the convenient review toolbar at the bottom left. 4️⃣ Video-Friendly Features: - Pause playing video and resume automatically during searches for uninterrupted focus and time efficiency. 5️⃣ Compatibility with all OpenDictionary APIs: - All the dictionary APIs offered by OpenDictionary for a comprehensive dictionary experience. ---- 🤔 Do I need it? This extension is perfect for individuals who: - Frequently Seek English-to-English Definitions - Tired of Information Overload Value Simplicity and Efficiency and Desire Effortless Exploration ℹ️ FAQ: ❓ Is it free to use? - Yes! The extension utilizes Merriam-Webster's free services. ❓ Any limitations on API key usage? - The default key offers 20 definitions, but you can easily get a FREE personal key with instructions on the options page. ❓ Can I use it to translate to other languages? - This extension is for defining words and phrases in English. However, you can get a free Spanish-English API key to see the definitions of Spanish words in Spanish. ❓ Can I use this extension to translate sentences? - No, this extension can only provide word-to-word or phrase definitions and thesaurus entries. ❓ Can I customize the extension? - Yes, explore various options to tailor your experience in the options menu. ---- Lastly, this extension is hastily developed for personal use so don't be shy to give any constructive feedback to improve it. Grateful to: - https://www.merriam-webster.com - https://dictionaryapi.com/ Version: v2.8

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Suresh PradhanaApr 11, 2024

nice extension! i liked saving words to reference back later

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Reg UGMar 21, 2024

good

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Son NguyenFeb 18, 2024

This extension is so useful for non-native English users and learners.

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Details

  • Version
    2.9
  • Updated
    November 21, 2023
  • Offered by
    Behnam Azimi
  • Size
    796KiB
  • Languages
    English
  • Developer
    Email
    bhnmzm@gmail.com
  • Non-trader
    This developer has not identified itself as a trader. For consumers in the European Union, please note that consumer rights do not apply to contracts between you and this developer.

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  • Not being sold to third parties, outside of the approved use cases
  • Not being used or transferred for purposes that are unrelated to the item's core functionality
  • Not being used or transferred to determine creditworthiness or for lending purposes

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