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a reference book that provides information about words. Dictionaries may provide:
- meaning, spelling, usage, etymology and pronunciation of words in one language
- meaning, spelling, usage, etymology and pronunciation of words in another language, e.g. the isiZulu word, meaning and spelling for an English word, or the English meaning for an isiZulu word
- synonyms and often antonyms of a word (thesaurus).
the names of terms we use to talk about language, e.g. phrase, verb, figure of speech.
See newspaper article.
See degrees of comparison of adjectives and degrees of comparison of adverbs.
where the meaning of a word is obvious, not hidden.