“If you have a big enough dictionary, just about everything is a word.” -Dave Barry

Here's a list of online dictionary and thesaurus websites to help expand your vocabulary. Learn some new words or find the best words to say what you mean!

Online Resources 

Merriam-Webster Online

Oxford Dictionaries

Easily-Understood Definitions


Rhyming Dictionary


Useful Apps 

These are all available on the Apple App Store

Dictionary: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Rhyming dictionary, Spell checker, Vocabulary Building Games, and Wikipedia Broswer. This app has a library of words that can be accessed offline. 

Mirriam-Webster Dictionary: HD version of the Mirriam-Webster dictionary



Maps & Directories

Mailing Address

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1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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