The Gem Dictionary and Thesaurus is a winning combination. It provides dictionary definitions and thesaurus synonyms in the unique Collins layout of matching entries on each page – two books in one, in the handy and ever-popular Gem format. A consistant best-seller since its first publication, this book has now been completely revised and updated.
The dictionary text gives short, clear definitions of the core words of the language – those most likely to be looked up – and has been created using the Bank of English, the world’s largest database of the English language.
Matching thesaurus entries on the same page provide a generous choice of alternative words for thousands of dictionary entries. These synonyms cover a wide range of usage and are arranged in A–Z form for ease of use.
The range of information provided in our best-selling Gem format makes this new edition a uniquely valuable quick-reference source.
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This completely new edition of the popular Gem Dictionary and Thesaurus provides dictionary definitions and thesaurus synonyms in the unique Collins format with matching entries on each page.
The revised and updated text gives short clear definitions for the dictionary headwords, and the matching thesaurus entries on the same page provide a generous choice of alternative words for thousands of dictionary entries.
• Matching dictionary and thesaurus entries on the same page
• Short, clear dictionary definitions
• Generous choice of synonyms in the thesaurus
• Clear, uncluttered layout for ease of use
36,000 dictionary definitions and 62,000 thesaurus synonyms
704 pages 111x76mm
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Book Description COLLINS, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0004720342