Chambers Pocket Dictionary and Thesaurus

Front Cover
Hodder & Stoughton, 2003 - Reference - 824 pages
The Chambers Pocket Dictionary & Thesaurus is a one-stop shop for help with English. Combining a comprehensive dictionary with an extensive thesaurus, this is the essential pocket-sized tool for anyone wanting to use English in a more colourful and creative way. It also includes grammar tips to help avoid mistakes, for example commonly confused words such as 'affect' and 'effect', as well as word histories.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

About the author (2003)

This internationally renowned reference publisher continues its celebrated tradition of excellence into the present day with such informative and authoritative works as the Chambers Crossword Dictionary, Chambers Encyclopedia, Chambers Biographical Dictionary and the all-new Chambers Dictionary of Quotations.

Chambers is based in Edinburgh, as it always has been, and employs editors with a wide range of skills on dictionaries and other titles for a variety of users, including students and teachers of English as a foreign or second language. As well as the core business of publishing dictionaries and thesauruses, Chambers also publishes a range of titles on grammar and usage, single-volume reference titles on science, history, biography and quotations, as well as titles for Scrabble® and crosswords.

Bibliographic information