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GlobalNLP
<p>GlobalNLP handles a wide variety of natural language processing tasks in 20 (yes, twenty) languages. </p> <p>The functionality we support includes but is not limited to:</... Natural Language Processing 10.15.2014
Hablaa Dictionary Translation
Hablaa offers multi-language translation services completed by a team of native speaker and reviewed by professional translators to ensure quality. The Hablaa Dictionary Translation API allows... Translation 09.15.2014
Hablaa
Hablaa provides crowdsourced document translation services. Documents are split into smaller parts and translated simultaneously by multiple translators who only translate into their native languages... Dictionary 09.07.2014
Tamil Dictionary
The online Tamil Dictionary (அகராதி) draws on multiple dictionaries to provide detailed descriptions of more than 100,000 Tamil words. The Tamil Dictionary API allows users to get the dictionary... Reference 06.09.2014
OneLook Dictionary Search
OneLook Dictionary Search is a search engine for word and phrase definitions. The site has indexed almost 19 million words from more than one thousand free dictionary web sites. The OneLook... Dictionary 01.10.2014
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Diccionarios Elhuyar
This tool is a service that helps to develop the Basque language. We set out to take the customer’s language needs as a whole into consideration and to provide a quality, integral language service. Dictionary 10.16.2013
Learn Words
Learn Words is an english vocabulary helper for Polish speakers. Pronunciation is provided by Forvo. Dictionary 10.09.2013
Anaphonr
This is a fun mashup that helps you find anaphones. Anaphone: A word, phrase, or name formed by rearranging the sounds of another, such as galaxy from lucky gas. Plus, with the power of twilio, you... Humor 10.06.2012
Synonyms Dictionary
This mashup is a one stop shop for Synonym finding. It uses the synonyms API. Language 07.27.2012
VocaBoca Visual Translator and Vocabulary app
VocaBoca combines the power of Google Translate, Flickr images and Wiktionary to explain any word, from any app in almost any language. Build your own vocabulary list from the words you find in your... Language 07.19.2012
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GlobalNLP
<p>GlobalNLP handles a wide variety of natural language processing tasks in 20 (yes, twenty) languages. </p> <p>The functionality we support includes but is not limited to:</... Natural Language Processing 10.15.2014
Hablaa Dictionary Translation
Hablaa offers multi-language translation services completed by a team of native speaker and reviewed by professional translators to ensure quality. The Hablaa Dictionary Translation API allows... Translation 09.15.2014
Hablaa
Hablaa provides crowdsourced document translation services. Documents are split into smaller parts and translated simultaneously by multiple translators who only translate into their native languages... Dictionary 09.07.2014
Tamil Dictionary
The online Tamil Dictionary (அகராதி) draws on multiple dictionaries to provide detailed descriptions of more than 100,000 Tamil words. The Tamil Dictionary API allows users to get the dictionary... Reference 06.09.2014
OneLook Dictionary Search
OneLook Dictionary Search is a search engine for word and phrase definitions. The site has indexed almost 19 million words from more than one thousand free dictionary web sites. The OneLook... Dictionary 01.10.2014
Crossbar
Tvärslå (trans. Crossbar) is a Nordic translation dictionary managed by the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden. It consists of multiple merged dictionaries and allows users to translate... Tools 10.12.2013
Glosbe
Glosbe is a multilingual online dictionary and translation memory. The translation memory is a database of previously translated sentences and phrases. The Glosbe API offers developer access to... Dictionary 06.04.2013
Collins Dictionary
Collins is a publisher of dictionaries and other reference works. The Collins Dictionary API provides developer access to the features and content of collinsdictionary.com. Exposed resources include... Dictionary 04.18.2013
MacMillan Dictionary
Macmillan is a reference work publisher whose primary products include encyclopedias and dictionaries. The Macmillan Dictionary API provides developer access to Macmillan’s online dictionary,... Dictionary 04.18.2013
Pearson Dictionaries
The new Dictionaries API has been introduced to provide a simplified and consistent API to access content from multiple different dictionaries, while enhancing the ability to find and use data from... Dictionary 04.18.2013
Longdo Dict
Londo Dict is a branch of the londo.com website which is centered around word use and language blogs. The Longdo Dict API allows users to embed a Langdo Dict search bar into third party websites to... Dictionary 12.03.2012
Sprawk
Sprawk is devoted to providing you with a broad array of online language translation services. Freelance translators all around the globe contribute to the over 3.9 million entries in English as well... Dictionary 11.07.2012
EAST Web Dictionary Search
EAST is a Tokyo-based software developer that specializes in providing Windows-based solutions for a variety of businesses. EAST has also been a leading developer of Japanese language processing... Dictionary 09.09.2012
Kasahorow Dictionaries
Kasahorow.org promotes the use of African language. The Kasahorow Dictionaries are a translation tool for Akan languages of Southern Ghana. The Kasahorow Dictionaries API exposes the Kasahorow data... Dictionary 09.05.2012
Cambridge Dictionaries Online
Provides RESTful access to Cambridge Dictionaries Online search, Word of the Day, Thesaurus, Pronunciations, etc., including several Learners' Dictionaries, British and American English data,... Dictionary 08.16.2012
Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Merriam-Webster has been producing language information—including dictionaries, thesauri, and translation materials—for over 150 years. The Merriam-Webster collection of APIs provide developer... Dictionary 07.14.2012
Study Island Dictionary
Study Island is an online service for educational enhancement. It provides tools for every grade level, and it readily conforms to state standards for education. One tool that Study Island provides... Education 07.01.2012
Acromine
The service provides access to a dictionary of abbreviations and matching long-form terms created by automatic text mining of the whole MEDLINE abstract collection as of August 2009. The text mining... Dictionary 02.10.2012
WordReference
The service provides word lookup access and provides the English-language definition. It also provides word pairs to match equivalents in English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, and a number of... Dictionary 01.30.2012
STANDS4 Definitions
The service provides word definitions from the provider's online multilingual dictionary. It allows applications to perform word and lookup to generate definitions or translations, comparable to... Dictionary 01.30.2012
isiZulu
A free Zulu-English online dictionary, isiZulu.net offers this service with a modern Zulu vocabulary. The dictionary lets users do standard bidirectional lookups as well as automatic morphological... Dictionary 01.06.2012
OpenThesaurus
OpenThesaurus is an open source thesaurus for German words, synonyms, and associated words. Search results include definitions, partial word hits, and Wikipedia links. The OpenThesaurus API allows... Dictionary 12.21.2011
NoSwearing
NoSwearing is a curse-word dictionary/thesaurus. Enter a swear word or a string of words containing swear words into the filter and a cleaned-up translation is returned. An API is available which... Dictionary 10.27.2011
Oxford English Dictionary
The OED bills itself as the definitive record of the English language. The OED SRU service (search/retrieve via URL) provides a means to automate basic queries, using a standard syntax to represent... Dictionary 10.26.2011
How do you pronounce and use...?
A multimedia pronunciation dictionary and English word usage API. Search for a word and not only get an audio pronunciation but also tagged and time-stamped videos of real people in real situations... Dictionary 09.08.2011
Longman Dictionary
08.16.2011
Kateglo
Kateglo is an online dictionary, thesaurus and glossary for the Indonesian language. The Kateglo API allows developers to utilize the data from the web site in their own sites or applications. The... Dictionary 06.29.2011
RhymeBrain
RhymeBrain displays the best rhyming and most commonly used words for a search query. The API allows users to include RhymeBrain.com rhyming results on their web site. It uses RESTful calls and... Dictionary 05.30.2011
ProperSpell
The ProperSpell API is a RESTful API that provides 'Did you mean' style spell check suggestions, currently only for English. The service can be integrated into developers' applications... Dictionary 01.09.2011
Cevir Turkish-English Dictionary
The Cevir API allows users to intergrate an English-Turkish dictionary feature into their applications. Cevir is an online service providing translations and dictionary lookups between English and... Reference 12.02.2010
Dictionary.com
Use the Web's most popular dictionary to look up words within your application. Provides access to the Dictionary.com dictionary, thesaurus, slang, word of the day and more. Only non-commercial... Reference 10.04.2010
WebLaws
The WebLaws API gives developers access to both the WebLaws.org and OregonLaws.org legal glossary. It features responses in JSON and XML, and is offered with no service fees. Reference 11.29.2009
Dictionary Definitions
The Dictionary Definitions API from STANDS4 uses REST calls to enable you to get dictionary definition information in XML format for a given word. Reference 11.25.2009
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,... Reference 11.09.2009
Rhyming
An HTML scraper of rhymezone. Users can enter words and rhyming words are returned. Formats range from JSON, XML, and an HTML table. No sign-up requirements or developer keys required. Get the rhyme... Dictionary 10.18.2009
Questsin
Use the Questsin API to get programmatic access to the same data available from the main Questsin site. On the main site, you enter two or more similar things, such as places, people, products,... Q&A 12.25.2008
Aonaware Dictionary
The Aonaware Dictionary API provides access to dictionary definitions pulled from multiple databases. This API accesses the resources of dict.org to generate results. It uses SOAP protocol and... Reference 11.19.2006
UrbanDictionary
Reference 10.31.2005
Name Description Category Date
Diccionarios Elhuyar
This tool is a service that helps to develop the Basque language. We set out to take the customer’s language needs as a whole into consideration and to provide a quality, integral language service. Dictionary 10.16.2013
Learn Words
Learn Words is an english vocabulary helper for Polish speakers. Pronunciation is provided by Forvo. Dictionary 10.09.2013
Anaphonr
This is a fun mashup that helps you find anaphones. Anaphone: A word, phrase, or name formed by rearranging the sounds of another, such as galaxy from lucky gas. Plus, with the power of twilio, you... Humor 10.06.2012
Synonyms Dictionary
This mashup is a one stop shop for Synonym finding. It uses the synonyms API. Language 07.27.2012
VocaBoca Visual Translator and Vocabulary app
VocaBoca combines the power of Google Translate, Flickr images and Wiktionary to explain any word, from any app in almost any language. Build your own vocabulary list from the words you find in your... Language 07.19.2012
How to pronounce words (Pronunciación en Inglés | Pronuncia in inglese...)
A new approach to providing more dynamic usage examples than you&#039;ll find in today&#039;s typically static English dictionaries. With it, users can search for a word and not only get... Audio 09.08.2011
GoldenDict
GoldenDict aims to create a feature-rich dictionary lookup program. Uses WebKit for an accurate article representation, complete with all formatting, colors, images and links. Supports multiple... Reference 01.18.2011
SayIt
When you ever need the pronunciation of a word, send the word via SMS to &quot;SayIt &#9742;&quot; at 917.740.1911. You&#039;ll receive a call with the pronunciation (if found), and... Dictionary 01.03.2011
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... Dictionary 11.11.2010
SparkStorm
Having a creative mental block? Don&#039;t worry, you&#039;ve come to the right place. SparkStorm is an online tool based on two very common methods used to energize brainstorms: Random Word... Photos 09.10.2009

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jaylist
A simple wrapper for Javascript&#039;s built-in hash storage. It is a key-value list which functions much like Python&#039;s dictionary. Dictionary 05.15.2011
Thesaurus PHP example
Use the Altervista Thesaurus API from PHP. Reference 10.13.2010
Thesaurus Java example
Use the Altervista Thesaurus API from Java. Dictionary 10.13.2010
Thesaurus Javascript example
Use the Altervista Thesaurus API from JavaScript. Reference 10.13.2010