Your android phone can also serve as pocket dictionary for you. There are number of free dictionary apps for android that are available at Google Play Store but only a few of free English dictionary apps work offline. Here in this article I am going to list some of the best offline dictionary apps for students. You can download these apps free of cost from Google Play Store and the direct APK download links are also shared. If you want to improve your English or enhance your vocabulary then these apps will definitely help you in this regard.
Free Offline Dictionary Apps for Android
WordWeb is the No.1 Free offline English dictionary & thesaurus application for android phones and tablets. It contains about 285,000 English words, phrases along with their definitions, meanings, synonyms and usage. You can look up for any English word by typing it directly into the text box. Whereas the search feature allows you to find Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives matching with the term you searched for. The WordWeb audio app is also available as a separate addon that comes up with pronunciation of English words. WordWeb direct APK download & Google Play Store links are given below.
This is another most downloaded free English dictionary app for android devices. Merriam-Webster is basically an American based publishing company that publishes books and dictionaries etc. You can find out the meaning of any English word or phrase directly by entering it into Merriam Webster dictionary app. It gives multiple definitions along with synonyms & antonyms of any English term that you enter. Its size is just 27MB including the database of all English words. So there is no requirement of internet connectivity and you can use this app while travelling or where internet connection is not available.
Offline Dictionaries is another great application that works without internet connection. The app can be downloaded to SD Card and works in offline mode. The word “Dictionaries” is used because the app comes up with multiple databases containing words in different languages. More than 50 different foreign languages are included in the database. These include English, French, German, Spanish, Arabic, Japanese, Korean etc. and require one time download after the installation. Along with that, separate databases of Synonyms and anagrams are also added for offline use.
English Dictionary – Offline
This is a simple application containing huge database of 174000 words used in English language. The app also includes 122000 inflected forms of words and the total size of application is just 16MB. It also contains crossword functionality and using ? Symbol in place of any letter, you can find all the matching words instantly. You can also bookmark any word and the history feature lists all the words you searched previously. The random search button is a great ooption that helps you in improving vocabulary and enables you to learn new English words daily. The app is available on Google Play Store and you can download it free from there. Alternatively the direct APK download link is also given below.
This is one of the best free English-Urdu dictionary for android phones that works offline. Translations can done instantly from English to Urdu and vice versa using this free app. The auto suggestion tool allows you to quickly find meanings without entering the full word. You can search for words directly from your internet browser by sharing the word to Urdu dictionary application. Speech to Text feature is also available but that requires internet connection in order to work. Anyways the word pronunciation option works offline and makes it easy for you to learn the correct pronunciation of English words. In short, this is one of the best Urdu English dictionary application for Pakistani people & specially for students.
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