Websters New World College Dictionary: Webster"s New World Roget"s A-Z Thesaurus

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Publisher: MacMillan Reference Books

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Cover of: Websters New World College Dictionary: Webster
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  • Thesauri,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Language teaching & learning material & coursework,
  • Dictionaries - General,
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FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL9936280M
ISBN 100028635590
ISBN 109780028635590

The first and only American reference book of its kind, this outstanding Webster's New World dictionary is also a thesaurus! Based on the universally acclaimed Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fourth Edition, and Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus, it combines the best features of both in a single, easy-to-use volume.

Websters New World College Dictionary: Webster"s New World Roget"s A-Z Thesaurus by Webster"s New World Editors Download PDF EPUB FB2

Users accustomed to a Roget-style thesaurus will appreciate this alternate way to explore the A-Z listings. And word buffs will enjoy specialized word lists, such as phobias and animal group names. Writers and speakers everywhere know that when you have to say it better, Webster's New World(TM) Roget's A-Z Thesaurus is the essential word by: Webster's New World College Dictionary online and free at Webster's New World College dictionary is the official dictionary of the Associated Press, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and other leading newspapers.

The Editors of the Webster’s New World Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our /5(21).

This new edition of the renowned Webster's New World Thesaurus combines a thematic index-based on Roget's original categories with the proven usefulness of its A-Z listing.

New introductory material and an interpretive essay on Roget and his work reintroduce Roget's organizational technique to a new generation of thesaurus : HMH Books.

Webster's New World(TM) Roget's A-Z Thesaurus gives writers what they really need -- more synonyms, with the broadest and most useful range of comparisons, examples, and related terms and ideas. It is the only college thesaurus to offer synonym. Roget's 21st Century gave me 23 words and phrases, Websters gave only seven, and Roget's eight.

I've found similar disparities among the volumes for numerous other words. Roget's 21st Century is a terrific little book, inexpensive, small, and easily stays beside my PC.

A complete reference library for home, school or office. This handy reference set includes three useful resources: the fifth edition of the paperback Webster’s New World Dictionary, Webster’s New Roget’s Thesaurus, and Webster’s New Essential Writer’s Companion.

For use at home, in school, or at the office, these authoritative works are an ideal addition to any s: When you need the right word, right away—turn to Webster's New Roget's A–Z Thesaurus Easy Organized alphabetically, just like a dictionary, with no confusing number systems Accessible Only common words are used in the main entry list—never esoteric words that you would not think of looking for Comprehensive.

Roget’s Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases Classified and Arranged so to Assist in Literary Composition clearly bore the stamp of its creator. Roget’s was a two-for-one: it put both a book of synonyms and a topic dictionary (a compendium of thematically arranged concepts) under one cover.

Webster's New World Dictionary and Thesaurus, 2nd Edition Completely revised from the previous edition. Increased page count More dictionary entries - 61, to thesaurus entries 3, new dictionary terms, such as biscotti,gene therapy, home page, no-brainer, portobello mushroom, skybox, surgicenter, veggie Revised design Brand: HMH Books.

Webster's New World Dictionary and Thesaurus is a software bundle of the Webster’s New World College Dictionary and the Webster’s New World Roget’s Thesaurus making the perfect reference to use at school, at the office or at home.

THE PERFECT VALUE BUNDLE: Webster's New World College Dictionary combines the most up-to-date information about our language and our world to. Charlton Laird was first Hilliard Distinguished Professor of the Humanities (University of Nevada, Reno) and holder of both earned and honorary doctoral degrees.

He devoted a lifetime to writing and teaching, and his mastery and vast knowledge of language is reflected in the pages of Webster's New Roget's A-Z s: ‎Webster's New World® College Dictionary and Roget's A-Z Thesaurus is a software bundle of the Webster’s New World® College Dictionary and the Webster’s New World® Roget’s Thesaurus.

This package is the perfect reference to use at school, at the office, or at home. The Most Useful College Dictionary You Can Own Published at the turn of the new century, the Fourth Edition of Webster's New World College Dictionary represents the finest linguistic scholarship, years of dedicated effort, and an unswerving commitment to information that is clear and readable, precise, up-to-date, and reliable.

Combining the complete content of the Collegiate Dictionary and Collegiate Thesaurus on a single CD-ROM, this new version delivers authoritative content with dynamic features. More thandefinitions deliver the words readers' need today, with oversynonyms and related words that offer a wealth of word choices.

1, color. The style of the thesaurus entries now corresponds to that of the larger, hardcover edition (Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus, ), and the typefaces and page layout match those of the companion paperback volume, Webster's New World Dictionary ().

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We define your world.® Now completely updated with over 1, new words and senses. Based on the authoritative Webster’s New World® College Dictionary, Fifth Edition, this new edition of the paperback Webster’s New World Dictionary has been completely updated; every single entry has been reviewed and revised as necessary.

Over 1, new words and senses, such as bioethics, ciabatta. No other dictionary matches M-W's accuracy and scholarship in defining word meanings. Our pronunciation help, synonyms, usage and grammar tips set the standard.

Go beyond dictionary lookups with Word of the Day, facts and observations on language, lookup trends, and wordplay from the editors at Merriam-Webster Dictionary. From the Editors of Webster's New World® Dictionary The Clearest, Most Concise Definitions O Entries The Most Up-to-Date, Comprehensive Language Coverage The Ideal Portable Companion to Webster's New Pocket Thesaurus Portable—ideal for school or work Clear, concise definitions Designed and edited by the editors of Webster's New World®.

Webster's New Roget's Thesaurus will help you choose the right word every time. Clear and accurate definitions, a complete alphabetical listing of all synonyms, and a unique category index of related words and words of opposite meaning make this the most accessible and easy-to-use thesaurus available.

The first and only American reference book of its kind, this outstanding Webster's New World dictionary is also a thesaurus. Based on the universally acclaimed Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fourth Edition, and Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus, it combines the best features of both in a single, easy-to-use volume.

Two books are boxed together in one sturdy slip case: "Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed." and "Webster's New World A-Z Thesaurus." + line drawings, photos, and maps.

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Webster's New World® College Dictionary and Roget's A-Z Thesaurus is a software bundle of the Webster’s New World® College Dictionary and the Webster’s New World® Roget’s Thesaurus.

This package is the perfect reference to use at school, at the office, or at home. * Clear, readable definitions that provide instant understanding. Unlike other dictionary CD–ROMs, this is a true productivity application that adds the complete text of Webster’s New World College Dictionary, Fourth Edition, and Webster’s New World™ Roget′s A–Z Thesaurus into any Windows 95/98 application.

Users can access the dictionary and the thesaurus from within a word processor or Reviews: It explains the differences among alternatives, so you can choose the right word and communicate with precision.

Thousands of synonyms and antonyms are provided for the most commonly used words -- all in a popular size that fits in a backpack or briefcase, or stands on a desk.

From the editors of Webster's New World College Dictionary. The style of the thesaurus entries now corresponds to that of the larger, hardcover edition (Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus, ), and the typefaces and page layout match those of the companion paperback volume, Webster's New World Dictionary ().

MICHAEL AGNES Editor in Chief. JONATHAN L. GOLDMAN ANDREW N. SPARKS DONALD STEWARTReviews: 7. Webster's New World(TM) Roget's A-Z Thesaurus gives writers what they really need -- more synonyms, with the broadest and most useful range of comparisons, examples, and related terms and ideas.

It is the only college thesaurus to offer synonym 4/5(1). Webster's New Roget's Thesaurus will help you choose the right word every time. Clear and accurate definitions, a complete alphabetical listing of all synonyms, and a unique category index of related words and words of opposite meaning make this the most accessible and easy-to-use thesaurus [email protected]{LairdWebstersNW, title={Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus}, author={C.

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