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Published: 13 August 2009

1,072 Pages


ISBN: 9780199560813

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Oxford Thesaurus of English

Third Edition

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  • Fully revised text with over 600,000 synonyms and antonyms: more than any other A-Z thesaurus
  • More than 35,000 examples of real English to help you find the meaning you need
  • New phrases and idioms and new example sentences added using the latest from the Oxford English Corpus
  • New Word Toolkit feature helps you choose the best word matches based on evidence of the usage from Oxford English Corpus
  • Easy to use, with synonyms given in order of usefulness, and related words listed in a handy Word Link feature: look up 'ear' and find related words 'otic', 'auditory', and 'otoplasty'
  • Redesigned centre section includes useful lists of words by topic, from society and religion, to fashion and technology

New to this Edition:

  • Updated text including hundreds of additional phrases
  • New Word Toolkit created using the Oxford English Corpus shows most common related words
  • Redesigned text, Word Links, and Wordfinder section make the thesaurus even more accessible

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