Webster's New World Thesaurus

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Simon and Schuster, 2003 - Education - 512 pages
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  • EASY...Organized alphabetically just like a dictionary, with no confusing number systems.

  • ACCESSIBLE...Only common words are used in the main entry list -- never esoteric words that you would not think of looking for.

  • COMPREHENSIVE...Brims with synonyms, antonyms, and phrases other word finders overlook -- so you're never at a loss for words.

  • UP-TO-THE-MINUTE...Expanded and updated! Packed with additional listings and synonyms to reflect today's latest scientific, medical, and other technical terms.

  • INDISPENSABLE...Featuring carefully selected antonyms -- this is a must-have reference tool that individualizes your writing and makes it come alive.
 

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User Review  - TheBooknerd - LibraryThing

Not really a worthwhile thesaurus. I'm generally disappointed by Webster's reference books, but I went ahead and bought this since it was at a discounted price. In the end, though, I still had to buy ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Charlton Laird, first Hilliard Distinguished Professor of the Humanities (University of Nevada, Reno), and holder of both earned and honorary doctoral degrees, has devoted a lifetime to writing and teaching. His mastery and vast knowledge of language are reflected in the pages of Webster's New World(TM) Thesaurus.

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