Chambers Pocket Dictionary is new, up to date, and easy to use. Its clear, full definitions of words in current use - with good coverage both of everyday words and of scientific, computing and technological terms - establish this new dictionary in the forefront of English pocket dictionaries. The dictionary also features useful cross-references to related words, extensive coverage of idioms, straightforward grammatical indications and interesting information on word origins.
With its bright design, clear layout and handy formate Chambers Pocket Dictionary will be a welcome and worthy addition to any bookshelf, desk, briefcase or bedside table.
Chambers Pocket Thesaurus, with 265 000 synonyms and antonyms of 15 000 words, is a companion to Chambers Pocket Dictionary that will extend and vary the use and impact of language in every situation.
Easily accessed in A-Z form, its quick reference to helpful word alternatives ensures more imaginative and more affective speaking and writing for everyone.