QuickDict (overlay dictionary)

QuickDict (overlay dictionary)


Are you tired of switching between text-reading applications and a dictionary application? If so, QuickDict is dedicated for your need.

Staying OVERLAY on the screen, QuickDict helps you to look up words while you’re reading, browsing, or working on a puzzle without closing your application and switching to dictionary.

TARGET:
QuickDict's target is to provide the quickest way to look up words, so its main purpose is to displaying meaning in raw text. QuickDict is NOT intended to replace dedicated dictionary application having many professional features.

FEATURES:
* Nicely overlay on screen and on top of all applications, GUI is customizable.
* Support multiple English Dictionary and Thesaurus, featuring extensive definitions, pronunciations, usage sentences, etymologies, and more.
- Online Oxford Dictionary
- Online MacMillan Dictionary
- Online Merriam-Webster Dictionary
- Wordnet
- VDict.com English-Vietnamese Dictionary
* Support translation with Microsoft Translator service
* Instantly lookup or translate after a word/sentence is copied to clipboard (only for Android 3.0 and above)
* List recent looked-up words
* Almost consume no power when in standby mode (i.e. when not using to lookup/translate)

NOTE:
For translation feature: you should have a subscription to Microsoft Translator for personal use. Refer to Translator → Microsoft Translator → How to get Client ID/Secret. You still can try translating without a subscription, but it will be out soon due to limit of the built-in subscription.

Recent changes:
v1.4:
* backup online dictionary for the Offline Dictionary
* export looked up words to Evernote
* update MacMillan/Oxford Dict
* reorganize Settings
* fix bugs
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Free
85
4.3
User ratings
115
Installs
5,000+
Concerns
0
File size
20063 kb
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About QuickDict (overlay dictionary)
Are you tired of switching between text-reading applications and a dictionary application? If so, QuickDict is dedicated for your need.

Staying OVERLAY on the screen, QuickDict helps you to look up words while you’re reading, browsing, or working on a puzzle without closing your application and switching to dictionary.

TARGET:
QuickDict's target is to provide the quickest way to look up words, so its main purpose is to displaying meaning in raw text. QuickDict is NOT intended to replace dedicated dictionary application having many professional features.

FEATURES:
* Nicely overlay on screen and on top of all applications, GUI is customizable.
* Support multiple English Dictionary and Thesaurus, featuring extensive definitions, pronunciations, usage sentences, etymologies, and more.
- Online Oxford Dictionary
- Online MacMillan Dictionary
- Online Merriam-Webster Dictionary
- Wordnet
- VDict.com English-Vietnamese Dictionary
* Support translation with Microsoft Translator service
* Instantly lookup or translate after a word/sentence is copied to clipboard (only for Android 3.0 and above)
* List recent looked-up words
* Almost consume no power when in standby mode (i.e. when not using to lookup/translate)

NOTE:
For translation feature: you should have a subscription to Microsoft Translator for personal use. Refer to Translator → Microsoft Translator → How to get Client ID/Secret. You still can try translating without a subscription, but it will be out soon due to limit of the built-in subscription.

Recent changes:
v1.4:
* backup online dictionary for the Offline Dictionary
* export looked up words to Evernote
* update MacMillan/Oxford Dict
* reorganize Settings
* fix bugs
User reviews of QuickDict (overlay dictionary)
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A Google User
Sep 23, 2014
Useful, but... Are you thinking of adding Longman Dictionary?
A Google User
Sep 12, 2014
Excellent, i give 10 stars if i can My search for dictionaries ended when i downloaded this app, previously i tried minimum 25 dicts but in vain. This app Stuffed with excellent fe6tures amazing overlay with one offline 5 online dictionaries. You will definitely find meaning and can chooose one which you can easily understand.
A Google User
Sep 8, 2014
Hit and miss with definitions Rarely ever brought up the requested info. One star for the overlay feature.
A Google User
Jul 15, 2014
Good words
A Google User
Jun 16, 2014
The best so far