Tags: dictionary



Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Sideways Dictionary

This is a rather lovely idea—technical terms explained with analogies.

I just finished writing something about HTTPS and now I wish I had used this.

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Monday, May 16th, 2011


Hexadecimal colours and their corresponding dictionary definitions. Cute.

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Announcing Typo.js: Client-side JavaScript Spellchecking

This could be a handy: a client-side spellchecker. The dictionary files are a bit big of course—maybe local storage could help.

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

Addictionary :: What's your word?

It's The Meaning Of Liff all over again. Creating and rating neologisms.

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

The Septic's Companion - A mercifully brief guide to British culture and slang

British English slang dictionary with translations into American English.

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Science Fiction Citations for OED

Put all those years of reading science fiction to use. Help track down first usage of sci-fi terms.

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

Merriam-Webster Online

The word w00t has been voted Merriam-Webster word of the year 2007. Slow year.

Wednesday, September 13th, 2006

Happy Cog Studios: Work: Dictionary.com

Happy Cog redesigns Dictionary.com and its siblings.