reverse dictionary


an alphabetical list of words spelled in reversed order, of use especially to linguists and cryptographers.
a thesauruslike dictionary alphabetizing meanings and concepts under which are listed the related words that are defined or explained.
a dictionary of alphabetized word elements, as prefixes, suffixes, and roots, with lists of the words derived from them.

QUIZZES

DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

It’d be a real faux pas to miss this quiz on the words from August 3–9, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “vacillate” mean?
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