Dictionary.com Launches Free BlackBerry Application

Dictionary.com has just released their new, free BlackBerry application through their website and BlackBerry App World. Containing more than 500,000 words, definitions and synonyms, the app features audio pronunciations, spelling suggestions and Dictionary.com’s popular Word of the Day for both English and Spanish. Another great feature is that it integrates with the BlackBerry email system so users may instantly access a definition or synonym while reading or drafting an email. Full list of features is as follows:

  • Dictionary.com – Access the most comprehensive, up-to-date dictionary available online with more than 325,000 word definitions and spelling suggestions
  • Thesaurus.com – Search the award-winning online version of Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus with more than 275,000 synonyms
  • Phonetic & Audio Pronunciations – Hear pronunciations of words with a simple press of the audio button
  • Dictionary.com Word of the Day in English and Spanish – Learn a new word every day with definitions and real examples from published writings through this popular Dictionary.com feature that is enjoyed by millions each day
  • Recent History - View an editable list of recently searched words
  • Social Networking Function – Email or SMS text any word and its definition to yourself or others right from the app
  • Email Integration – Exclusive to this app on BlackBerry smartphones, users can instantly access a synonym or definition while reading or drafting an email
Currently available for Pearl, Bold, Tour, Curve and 8800 series devices, you may download the Dictionary.com app today. Other devices will be supported at a later time, and can use the mobile version of Dictionary.com in the meantime.