Search a word, term, or common phrase in the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (GCIDE).

  • Fast search in OFFLINE dictionary at once
  • No need to connect to the Internet

This application uses the publicly available GCIDE database (see information below).

The GCIDE contains the full text of the 1913 Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, supplemented by many definitions from WordNet, the Century Dictionary, 1906, and many additional definitions contributed by volunteers.

The definitions in the core of this dictionary are at least 85 years old, so they can not be expected to be politically correct by contemporary standards, and no attempt has been, or will be, made to make them so.

GCIDE Homepage: http://git.debian.org/?p=collab-maint/dict-gcide.git

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