Bartlett's Roget's Thesaurus

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Little, Brown, Sep 2, 2003 - Reference - 1415 pages
A revised, updated edition of Roget's word-finder reorganizes it according to new, more modern subject categories--850 in all--features 350,000 entries, and contains an index of every word and phrase in the book, along with hundreds of example quotations from throughout history. Reprint.
 

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Awesome mapping of the English language. Cute quotes. I love that it is a taxonomy of terms rather than an alphabetical list of words with a set of synonyms - much more comprehensive. Read full review

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This is my big Bible of thesauruses (thesauri?) on my shelf. It literally launched my magazine writing career as the "GET" guy, with over 100 published articles written with titles that use the word ... Read full review

Contents

Orbital Motion 681
2
Oscillation 683
18
Infrequency 662
61
Sensitivity 267
76
Outline 617
82
Water Transportation 690 Wickedness 448 Worker 123
83
Pacification 74
90
Separation 753
99
Skiing Ice Skating
608
Skillfulness 127
614
Irregularity 664
618
Expenditure 491
624
Extraneousness 724
639
Smoothness 545
644
Commoner 71
653
Sobriety 120
665

Peace 73
102
Penitence 451
115
Exaggeration 194
132
Perfection 805
148
Period 641
159
Sequence 770
169
Periodicals
175
Permanence 667
219
Philanthropy 307
226
Insensibility 213
247
Piquancy 221
253
Wisdom 352 Wrong 430
259
Color 251
269
Seriousness
284
Insertion 710
293
Instrumentality 511
300
Pitilessness
316
Intellect
321
Exchange 673
329
Exclusion 764
336
Intelligibility
357
Plan
373
Intention
374
Servant 69
385
Combat Sports 152
404
Severity 424
407
Sex 20
414
Excretion 25
416
Possession 469
446
Possibility 836
461
Shallowness 599
467
3
474
Power 514
475
Silence 231
485
Precedence 769
486
Existence 717
490
Similarity 733
491
Interface 616
527
Situation 573
529
Presence 575
531
Exit 707
532
Size Largeness 579
535
Interpretation 365
541
Interweaving 609
558
Expectation 356
580
Invisibility 245
605
Completeness 761
671
Compromise 461
677
Judgment 341
681
Sociology 2
685
Knowledge 348
687
Soliloquy 211
693
Sophistry 330
721
Labor Relations 57
734
Failure 846
748
Sorrow 270
749
Index
751
Lack of Emphasis 201
752
Sound 230
755
Space 563
777
Woodworking 131 Youth 26
786
Lack of Motion 678
791
Lack of Preparation 389
801
Lack of Thought 318
810
Lakes 568
823
Sparseness 541
826
Compulsion 428
828
Speciality 779
842
Speech Spoken Language
861
Computers 15
864
Container 578
870
Costliness 496
877
Sports 145
879
Cunning 822
883
Lamentation 280
884
Stability 674
892
Latency 844
893
State 725
912
Faintness of Sound 233
914
Family 65
951
Fasting 118
957
Stealing 479
962
Finance 457
963
Fluid 555
970
Leisure 125
977
Stench 227
981
Lending 475
994
Length 590
1000
Straightness 630
1031
Strength 516
1064
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