Choose a search mode, then enter the first letters and tap the desired word as soon as it appears.
Search directly in a word’s anagrams in the More section of the definitions dictionary.
If the word you are looking for does not appear, type it out fully and then tap Search on your keyboard.
|?||one missing letter||be?r? [beard, berry]|
|*||a row of missing letters||*dary [all words ending in dary]*loco* [all words containing loco]|
|&||a missing vowel||m&re [more, mere, mire]|
|#||a missing consonant||mar# [mark, mart]|
Enter two or more words (e.g. round table) and view all matching expressions (this might take a couple of seconds).
Searching within the definitions
In the definitions dictionary, the section labelled More allows you to access four types of search results:
- Definition contains: Search for words whose definitions contain the headword.
- Rhymes with: Search for words that rhyme with the headword, sorted by strength.
When applicable, the results are set to the regional pronunciation selected in your settings.
- Anagrams of: Search for anagrams formed with the letters of the headword.
- Translated by: In the bilingual version, display words that have been translated by the headword.
See also Search on startup.