|one who writes or compiles a dictionary||lexicographer|
|(Slang) script writer, person who writes scripts (for movies, plays, television shows, etc.)||scripter|
|actor in tragedies, somebody who writes tragedies, writer of tragedies; actor in tragedies||tragedian|
|actual but not official author, one who writes anonymously for and under the name of another author||ghostwriter|
|Alexandre-Gustave Eiffel (1832-1923), French engineer, designer of the Eiffel Tower; object-oriented programming language which compiles into C code (produced by Interactive Software Engineering)||Eiffel|
|alphabetical list of terms, list of terms and definitions (usually at the end of a book); dictionary of technical terms||glossary|
|author of parodies, one who writes farcical imitations of literary or musical works or styles||parodist|
|author, one who writes professionally; one who is skilled in using words, somebody working with words||wordsmith|
|author; one who writes; copier, scribe, person who wrote document, somebody who can write, somebody who writes as profession||writer|
|bad author, writer of worthless or inferior work; one who scrawls, one who writes quickly and sloppily||scribbler|
|body of spoken or written words with which people communicate thoughts and feelings; specialized vocabulary; nonverbal means of communication (system of symbols, etc.); manner in which a person writes or speaks; manner in which animals communicate||lang. (language)|
|body of spoken or written words with which people communicate thoughts and feelings; specialized vocabulary; nonverbal means of communication (system of symbols, etc.); manner in which a person writes or speaks; manner in which animals communicate, com...||language|
|book of specialist vocabulary, book of word groups, dictionary of synonyms; storehouse, repository; dictionary, treasury||thesaurus|
|by means of a dictionary; in a lexicographic manner||lexicographically|
|cause something, creator or source, professional writer, write something, one who writes a book or other literary work; one who creates, one who originates||author|
|comedian, standup comedian; person who writes comic material for standup comedians or for comedies||gagman|
|compiler of court proceedings, journalist, one who gathers information and writes news articles, somebody who compiles legislative proceedings, somebody who reports, somebody who reports news||reporter|
|composer of epigrams, one who writes short witty sayings||epigrammatist|
|composer of epigrams, one who writes short witty sayings||epigrammatizer|
|composer who specializes in counterpoint, somebody who writes counterpoint||contrapuntist|
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
Esperanto is only partially translated. Please help us improve this site by translating its interface.
Total number of language pairs: 482
Total number of translations (in millions): 14.1
There are several ways to use this dictionary. The most common way is by word input (you must know which language the word is in) but you can also use your browser's search box and bookmarklets (or favelets).
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There are two Japanese-English (and Japanese-French) dictionaries and one contains Kanji and Kana (Kana in English and French pair due to improved searching). For the same reason the Chinese dictionary contains traditional and simplified Chinese terms on one side and Pinyin and English terms on the other.
Perhaps the best way to enable dictionary search is through integration into the search field of your browser. To add EUdict alongside Google, Yahoo!, Amazon and other search engines in Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer, simply click on link after the title Browser integration, select appropriate language pair and confirm your decision. And you're ready to go; select EUdict from the drop-down list in search field (Firefox) or address bar (IE), input a word and press Enter. In Chrome, first click on a language pair and change the search keyword in the field 'Keyword' to a keyword (eg: 'eudict'). Afterwards, you simply type the chosen keyword in the address bar to start the search in the chosen dictionary.
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My name is Tomislav Kuzmic, I live in Croatia and this site is my personal project. I am responsible for the concept, design, programming and development. I do this in my spare time. To contact me for any reason please send me an email to tkuzmic at gmail dot com. Let me take this chance to thank all who contributed to the making of these dictionaries and improving the site's quality:
EUdict is online since May 9, 2005 and English<>Croatian dictionary on tkuzmic.com since June 16, 2003.