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Line Dictionary Thai Englishdictionarydic‧tion‧a‧ry /ˈdɪkʃənəri $ -neri/S3 noun (plural dictionaries) [countable]1TCNa book that gives a list of words in alphabetical order and explains their meanings in the same language, or another languagea German – English dictionary2TCNa book that explains the words and phrases used in a particular subjecta science dictionary
Line Dictionary ChineseCOLLOCATIONSverbsuse a dictionaryWe advise all our students to use a good dictionary.look something up in a dictionaryIf you don’t understand the meaning of a word, look it up in a dictionary.check a dictionaryI often check the dictionary for spelling and pronunciation.consult a dictionary formal (=check something in a dictionary)Consult the dictionary for examples of how a word is used.ADJECTIVES/NOUN + dictionarya pocket dictionary (=small enough to be carried in your pocket)Pocket dictionaries don't always give you enough information. an electronic dictionary (=small electronic machine containing a dictionary)Electronic dictionaries are very popular in Japan.a bilingual dictionary (=with translations from one language into another)A bilingual dictionary is an essential purchase for anybody learning a foreign language.a monolingual dictionary (=written in only one language)Monolingual dictionaries tend to have more examples than bilingual ones. a picture dictionary (=containing a lot of pictures, especially for children or beginners in a language)The advantage of a picture dictionary is that you don't have lengthy definitions. an online dictionary (=one you can use on the Internet)There are plenty of online dictionaries available free on the Internet.an etymological dictionary (=showing the origin and history of words)Etymological dictionaries show how languages borrow words from each other.dictionary + NOUNa dictionary definitionClear dictionary definitions are what students look for.a dictionary entry (=the definition and all the other information at a word)The introduction explains the functions of the different parts of a dictionary entry.