Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus: In Dictionary Form
ISBN: 0385338953
EAN13: 9780385338950
Language: English
Publication Date: June 14, 2005
Pages: 976
Dimensions: 1.70" H x 8.20" L x 4.90" W
Weight: 1.55 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
This all-new edition is now the most comprehensive thesaurus in print. The reference includes hundreds of new entries, the expanding vocabulary of today, contemporary slang, and 450,000 synonyms--more than any other thesaurus.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover Combining scholarly authority with a new awareness of today's communication demands, Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus is the simple, reliable way to find the perfect word for your needs. It features an easy-to-use dictionary format plus a revolutionary Concept Index that arranges words by idea, thus enhancing the user's process of association and leading to scores of additional selections. The inclusion of a wide spectrum of words and phrases with each entry-from sophisticated choices to completely new vocabulary in the language-brings users an exceptional number of alternatives to fit any variation of style and tone. --Created by the highly respected Princeton Language Institute --More word choices than any other thesaurus-OVER 1 MILLION WORDS! --Concise definitions for each main entry --A revolutionary Concept Index-arranged by idea, it mirrors the way we actually think! --No obsolete terms-all synonyms and antonyms reflect modern usage From the Paperback edition.