WordWeb is a free cut-down version of the WordWeb Pro software. It includes a comprehensive English thesaurus and dictionary, and can be used to look up words from within most programs. Features of the free version include:
- Proper Nouns
- Related Nouns
- 150 000 root words
- 120000 synonym sets
- Look up words in almost any program
Millions of people from all over the world use this top-rated software.WordWeb's interface is self-explanatory. After you type a term into the Lookup dialog box, its definition will appear in the tiny window's top pane. The bottom pane offers tabs for such items as synonyms, antonyms, and related words. The app's most notable feature is its hot-key support; you simply highlight a word in a document or Web page, make the appropriate keystroke, and WordWeb will pop up with all pertinent information. You'll also get tools for changing the app's database to a few English variations, altering the text size, and disabling WordWeb from recognizing offensive terms. This free program best suits folks without an Internet connection, though even those who routinely use online dictionaries may find that it helps them save time.