Words API lets you retrieve information about English words, including definitions, synonyms, rhymes, pronunciation, syllables, and frequency of usage. It also can tell you about relationships between words, for instance that "math" has categories like "algebra" and "geometry", or that a "finger" is part of a "hand".
English dictionary API providing an access to data of over 800 000 English lexical entries, such as words, phrasal verbs, multiword expressions etc. Use the API to get word definitions, usage examples, pronunciations, synonyms and antonyms or for text processing (lemmatization, morpheme segmentation, root word extraction, word inflections).
Tagdef.com is the worlds largest hashtag dictionary. Use this api to access these definitions. The content is user-generated, and the directory currently contains over 60.000 definitions. The hashtags can have many definitions each, ordered by user-votes. The hashtags are often related to Twitter , but is also commonly used on Pinterest and Google+ . This API is free to use, but you must provide a clickable link back to the tagdef.com page for the given tag when using information from the API. This link can be found in the uri part of the reply.
SYSTRAN.io platform is a collection of APIs for Translation, Multilingual Dictionary lookups, Natural Language Processing (Entity recognition, Morphological analysis, Part of Speech tagging, Language Identification...) and Text Extraction (from documents, audio files or images).
Shape what comes next with the Oxford Dictionaries API. The OED is the unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, usage and pronunciation of more than 600,000 words – past and present – from across the English-speaking world. Its historical record of the English language is traced through more than 3.5 million quotations and covers words and senses including rare, obscure, and obsolete terms, as well as terms that are used in modern English. The OED prototype API endpoints return three main data types: • words: data for each OED lemma (headwords and sublemmas), including date range, etymological information, syntactic information, and pronunciations; • senses: data for each word meaning listed in the OED, including date range, definitions, and semantic classifications; • quotations: data for each quotation provided in the OED as an illustrative example, including date, source, and quotation text. Whether you’d like to focus your search on a particular historical period to create a Tudor Word of the Day app, integrate authorial quotations into your project, look up rare and obsolete terms, or offer word histories, this is the resource for you. Try it out and let us know what you think: https://developer.oxforddictionaries.com/our-data
The Oxford Dictionaries API gives you access to our world-renowned dictionary data in an ever-growing list of languages. Based on our intensive language research programme – one of the largest in the world – our data is up-to-date, accurate, and reliable and, for the first time, can be quickly and easily incorporated into your apps via one single API. The Oxford Dictionaries API includes: • Flexible endpoints including headwords, parts of speech, synonyms, audio, example sentences, and more. • Data expertly pre-processed by our in-house engineers to ensure accuracy and consistency of format across datasets – in many languages, for the first time. • Continually updated content, giving you immediate access to the latest words and linguistic resources. • Datasets in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Hindi, isiZulu, Latvian, and more.
Tamil Dictionary API. Access agarathi.com tamil dictionary functionality in an easy to use REST API form. The following dictionaries are available. "University of Madras Lexicon", "J.P.Fabricius Tamil and English Dictionary", "Miron Winslow - A Comprehensive Tamil and English Dictionary", "David McAlpin - A Core vocabulary for Tamil", "தமிழ் தமிழ் அகரமுதலி", "agarathi.com dictionary"
Handwriting recognition for Chinese from online dictionary Zhonga.ru. Every day thousands of our visitors use character recognition and are very happy with the accuracy of recognized results. You can see a working example on www.zhonga.ru (just click the button with a pen icon and draw something in Chinese). Recognition for English and Japanese are coming soon (if you need these languages please let us know in the issues).
Check out this list of dictionary and dictionary-related APIs. Acess the top dictionary databases like Oxford Dictionary, Urban Dictionary, and TagDef (Twitter Hashtag Dictionary) to search and display word/phrase definitions on your website or application. Utilize spellchecking tools to make sure you have the most up-to-date spelling and grammar for all languages. Sign up today to begin using these dictionary APIs!