Friday, July 6, 2007

TheSage's English Dictionary and Thesaurus

A Comprehensive and Easy-to-use Language Reference System

TheSage's English Dictionary and Thesaurus is a professional software package that integrates a complete dictionary and multifaceted thesaurus of the English language into a single and powerful language reference system.

TheSage can look up words directly from almost any program (IE, Word, Firefox, Outlook, Thunderbird,... ) and is 100% portable.

Due to popular demand, TheSage's dictionary is now online. Note that only the definition database is consulted. If you are interested in TheSage's complete package (definition + thesaurus + examples), read on.

Feature List

Well Beyond Traditional Dictionaries

TheSage allows you to look up words directly from most applications, offering multiple detailed definitions each coupled with its own thesaurus.

Some of the most interesting characteristics of TheSage are:

Features Description
Comprehensive Dictionary Over 145,000 references with multiple detailed definitions (over 200,000)
Complete Thesaurus Nearly 1,200,000 relationships between definitions (synonyms, antonyms, hypernyms, hyponyms, meronyms, holonyms,...)
Example Sentences A large collection that already includes approximately 35,000 examples of usage.
System Integration Look up words directly from most applications.
Information Integration Each definition has its own specific thesaurus.
Cross-Referencing Any and all displayed words are clickable, triggering a new lookup.
Wildcard Search Match single/multiple characters as well as filter by single/groups of vowels and consonants.
Anagram Search Only valid english words are returned.
Portability Fully functional when run from portable devices such as a USB.
Clipboard Support Copy search results, examples, thesauri, single/multiple definitions, even the entire lookup.
Tabbed Interface Previous lookups and searches remain readily available.
Structured Display Clean, flexible, fast, and easy to use presentation of information.
Price Absolutely 100% free of charge.
Custom Appearance Choose your own font and color for each aspect of the display.
Multi-Session History Quickly available via dropdown or the 'history' tab.


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