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Headwords is the only app for word lovers and students that searches up to 15 English dictionaries! Are you studying English vocabulary? You can use the built-in flashcards to quiz yourself on words added to your favorites list!

Please note: Headwords requires an internet connection.


- Up to 15 different dictionaries searched simultaneously for any English word.

- Audio pronunciations for thousands of words.

- Integrated Word of the Day.

- Share definitions online via Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, or Delicious.

- Save definitions to study later with Instapaper, Readability, or Pocket.

- Study words that interest you with built-in flashcards!

- Automatically maintains a history list of all the words for which you've searched.

- Add words to your favorites list.

- Convenient + and - buttons to adjust the font size while reading dictionary entries.

One of the best ways to know how a word is properly used is to see multiple definitions and usage examples. That's what Headwords was designed to do: help you explore and build your English vocabulary to new levels.

Look for more features and enhancements soon! A universal version of Headwords (iPhone/iPad version in one app) is in development.

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What's New

- Headwords is now a universal app so that you can enjoy it on your iPhone and iPad.

- Add and edit notes on words on your favorites list. Keep examples of sample sentences, memory aids, etc.

- Notes that you've added show up in the flashcard answers.

- Share entire favorites lists with notes between devices! Keep them in sync more easily.

- Added several dictionaries. Headwords now provides definitions from up to ** 20 ** sources!

- Added ability to search all dictionaries directly from a flashcard entry.

- Define within Headwords a word selected within the internal browser.

- Add the text selected within the internal browser to the current word's notes.

- Various minor enhancements and bug fixes.

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