Wordnik API

Wordnik
Wordnik APIs let you request definitions from the The Century Dictionary, frequency data reflecting occurrences in our corpus, example sentences for words, spelling suggestions, word autocompletion, and words of the day, and more on the way.
Specs
http://www.wordnik.com
Reference
Dictionary, Spelling
XML, JSON, REST
No
API Key
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API Mashups (2)
  • When you ever need the pronunciation of a word, send the word via SMS to "SayIt ☎" at 917.740.1911. You'll receive a call with the pronunciation (if found), and also an optional...
  • Uses the Wordnik API to retrieve random words. Then creates short URLs for users with those words. Instead of generated gibberish, it uses English words to make the URLs memorable and repeatable, in...
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Source Code
Title Description
Wordnik Working with the Wording API in VBA
This VBA source code provides sample code needed to extract data from the Wordnik API using VBA. Possible data extraction includes the following: word, definition, related words, word frequency, punctuation, word examples, auto-complete, word of the day, and random word.
How to consume the Wordnik API in VBA programs
Sample VBA code for calling the Wordnik API This is older, archived content that may not contain a detailed description of the how-to. Please refer to the URL below for the complete how-to.
VBA code wordnik
Wordnik's Library Page Links to Wordnik's API library. You can access the Wordnik REST API directly, or use these...
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SayIt SayIt
When you ever need the pronunciation of a word, send the word via SMS to "SayIt ☎" at 917.740.1911. You'll receive a call with the pronunciation (if found), and also an optional definition!
Shorty Shorty
Deprecated
Uses the Wordnik API to retrieve random words. Then creates short URLs for users with those words. Instead of generated gibberish, it uses English words to make the URLs memorable and repeatable, in addition to short.