Dictionaries & Thesauruses


Dictionaries & Thesauruses
Oxford Student's Canadian Dictionary

185,000 words, phrases, and definitions with 2,000+ uniquely Canadian words and senses, and over 28,000 illustrative examples. 1,300 new words, phrases and definitions, including "blog" and "podcast". Sets a new standard of excellence for Canadian student resources! 1,272 pages. Hardcover. For high school and undergraduate students.


Oxford Paperback Canadian Thesaurus

300,00 synonyms, 8,000 opposites and over 635 uniquely Canadian words and meanings. 804 pages. Paperback.


Merriam-Webster Elementary Dictionary

Helping students succeed. The highest quality reference featuring age-specific content. 32,000 entries. Ages 8-11, Laminated Hardcover, 8 1/4" x 10 1/4"


Merriam-Webster French-English Dictionary

A bilingual, bidirectional guide to European French and North American English for all skill levels. Clear, precise definitions, sensibly organized words you need including internet terms, abbreviations, and geographical names. Includes Canadian terms and British variants. 80,000 entry words. 804 pages. Paperback.


Oxford Canadian Dictionary

Over 125,000 clear definitions and entries, over 800 uniquely Canadian words. Paperback. Size: 7" x 4 1/2" x 2".

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Scholastic Children's Dictionary

More than 1,000 photographs and illustrations, word histories, sample sentences, pronunciation guides, up-to-date technology references.  Entries and definitions have been written by prominent lexicographers and reviewed by an advisory board of educators and librarians.  Bonus materials include a thesaurus and specifically commissioned endpaper maps.  With exciting features, accessible definitions, and helpful illustrations and photographs throughout, this updated dictionary is an essential resource that belongs in every classroom and library.  Hardcover.  10-1/4" x 8-1/4".  864 pages.  Grades 3-7.


Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictonary

Revised and updated with 200 newly added words in technology, social media, science, health and popular culture. Focuses on the needs of students in grades 6-8, and provides advanced dictionary features to help them read, write and speak more effectively. Includes nearly 70,000 entries with more than 22,000 usage examples to help clarify and expand understanding. 9-1/2"H x 7-1/4"W. 1024 pages. Hardcover.


Merriam-Webster Pocket Dictionary

The perfect dictionary for quick, on-the-go language reference. Features 40,000 entries. Clear, concise, definitions, variant spellings, and pronunciations. Includes a brief guide to punctuation.


Oxford School Dictionary

This new edition will boost students' vocabulary with new words and meanings from across the curriculum.  A helpful new spelling, grammar and punctuation section is included to enhance language skills and bring the dictionary up to date.  832 pages.