The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English

The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English

eBook - 1994
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Baker & Taylor
Arranged alphabetically, this volume includes synonyms for single words, phrases, and idioms used in American culture

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Concise, easy to use, and presented in exceedingly readable type, the Cambridge Thesaurus is an original and up-to-date collection of some 200,000 synonyms and antonyms for the most commonly used words and phrases in contemporary American English. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Cambridge Univ Pr
The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English is an original and up-to-date collection of over 200,000 synonyms and antonyms for the most commonly used words and phrases in contemporary American English. Compiled by renowned expert on American language use and author of Doublespeak, William Lutz, the Thesaurus is alphabetically arranged, and designed to give the user quick access to a coherent set of synonyms and antonyms. The Cambridge Thesaurus provides a brief list of common, usable synonyms organized according to their frequency of use and their meaning. In those cases where the distinction between senses of a word is not clear, a brief definition is provided. Any synonyms that are slang or that have restricted usage are clearly labeled to that effect. Concise and readable yet complete and reliable, The Cambridge Thesaurus will be the ideal desktop reference for high school and college students, office personnel, and anyone else in search of that perfect word.
The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English is an up-to-date collection in A-Z format of over 200,000 synonyms and antonyms.

Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1994
ISBN: 9780511000317
0511000316
052141427X
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 515 p.)
Alternative Title: Thesaurus of American English

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