Dictionaries & Thesauri

General Dictionaries and Thesauri

Dictionary.com

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary and Thesaurus

Roget's International Thesaurus

Historical Dictionaries

Online Etymology Dictionary

OED -Oxford English Dictionary

Language Dictionaries

Handspeak - American Sign Language Dictionary Online

Chinese Characters Dictionary Web

Travlang's English-Italian Online Dictionary

Travlang's Italian-English Online Dictionary

Bi-Directional English-Japanese Dictionary

English-Spanish, Spanish-English Dictionary

Diccionario de la Lengua Espanola

Travlang's English-Spanish Online Dictionary

Travlang's Spanish-English Online Dictionary

Lexicool- Searchable multilingual dictionary

My Spanish Picture Dictionary

Dictionaries in the CSUMB Library Collection

Other Dictionary and Language Resources

Alta Vista's Babel Fish - Translates words, paragraphs or webpages from different languages

Glossarist - Comprehensive directory of general and subject-specific glossaries

iLoveLanguages

Internet Picture Dictionary

LearnersDictionary - American English dictionary for ESL, EFL & TOEFL students

PolySearch English Language Dictionaries - From librarian Peter Jacso, search multiple dictionaries simultaneously

PolyBuscadores - Search multiple Spanish language dictionaries & encyclopedias

Special Dictionaries

Abbreviations.com

Acronyma - Search by word or acronym, in several languages

Acronym Finder

FOLDOC - Free Online Dictionary of Computing

Internet Acronym Server

ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science

OneLook Reverse Dictionary

The Quotations Page

Symbols.com - Online dictionary of graphic symbols

Wiley Interscience Scientific and Technical Acronyms, Symbols, and Abbreviations