Synonyms of 'dictionary'
Dictionaries are like watches; the worst is better than none, and the best cannot be expected to go quite true
When I feel inclined to read poetry I take down my Dictionary. The poetry of words is quite as beautiful as that of sentences. The author may arrange the gems effectively, but their shape and lustre have been given by the attrition of the ages– The Autocrat's Autobiography]
To make dictionaries is dull work– Dictionary]
dictionary: a malevolent literary device for cramping the growth of a language and making it hard and inelastic. This dictionary, however, is a most useful work– The Devil's Dictionary]
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The lexicon of a particular subject is all the terms associated with it. The lexicon of a person or group is all the words they commonly use.
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Thesaurus for dictionary from the Collins English Thesaurus
A dictionary is a book in which the words and phrases of a language are listed alphabetically, together with their meanings or their translations in another language.