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Publisher Comments:

FINDING THE RIGHT WORD HAS NEVER BEEN EASIER…WITH THE ULTIMATE SOURCE FOR TODAY’S STUDENTS, WRITERS, READERS, AND COMMUNICATORS

From the editors of America’s favorite dictionary comes the definitive reference for meeting today’s challenging communication demands. Remarkably easy to use and completely up-to-date, The American Heritage® Thesaurus is an essential resource for finding the perfect word, enhancing your mastery of the English language, and expressing yourself with precision and efficiency. No other thesaurus on the market today offers a more superlative selection of synonyms, concise definitions, easy-to-follow cross-references, and depth of meaning for the modern-day user.

• More than 20,000 main entries and 150,000 synonyms

• A-to-Z dictionary format that eliminates lengthy index

and appendix

• Comprehensive list of synonyms grouped by

clear definitions–avoids the confusing hodgepodge

of obscure and distantly related terms

• Cross-references among closely related entries to

insure precision

• Thousands of completely updated slang and

informal terms

• Pertinent quotations and examples that convey nuances in meaning among the most basic and important synonyms

An indispensable addition to the American Heritage family of language guides, destined to become a classic, The American Heritage® Thesaurus is a book no home, school, or office should be without.

Synopsis:

Finding the right words has never been easier...with the ultimate source for today's students, writers, readers, and communicators.

From the editors of Americas favorite dictionary comes the definitive reference for meeting todays challenging communication demands. Remarkably easy to use and completely up-to-date, The American Heritage Thesaurus is an essential resource for finding the perfect word, enhancing your mastery of the English language, and expressing yourself with precision and efficiency. No other thesaurus on the market today offers a more superlative selection of synonyms, concise definitions, easy-to-follow cross-references, and depth of meaning for the modern-day user.

• More than 20,000 main entries and 150,000 synonyms

• A-to-Z dictionary format that eliminates lengthy index and appendix

• Comprehensive list of synonyms grouped by clear definitions—avoids the confusing hodgepodge of obscure and distantly related terms

• Cross-references among closely related entries to insure precision

• Thousands of completely updated slang and informal terms

• Pertinent quotations and examples that convey nuances in meaning among the most basic and important synonyms

An indispensable addition to the American Heritage family of language guides, destined to become a classic, The American Heritage Thesaurus is a book no home, school, or office should be without.

Synopsis:

Based on "The American Heritage College Thesaurus, 1st Ed.," this resource includes extensive lists of carefully selected synonyms in an A-to-Z format. It also features the latest slang and informal terms, extensive quotes and examples, and more. High school & older.

About the Author

The Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries and Thesauri are trained lexicographers with a varied array of interests and expertise. Most of the editors hold graduate degrees and have studied at least one foreign language. Several have degrees in linguistics or in the history of the English language. Others have degrees in science or sometimes other disciplines. All the editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work in association with consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780440242543
Manufactured:
Houghton Mifflin Company
Publisher:
Dell Publishing Company
Manufactured by:
Houghton Mifflin Company
Manufactured:
Houghton Mifflin Company
Author:
Houghton Mifflin
Author:
Houghton Mifflin Company
Subject:
Thesauri
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Synonyms and antonyms
Subject:
English language -- Synonyms and antonyms.
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Reference - Thesauri
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Publication Date:
20050631
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
720
Dimensions:
28 x 17.5 x 8.7 in 37.5 lb

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Product details 720 pages Dell Publishing Company - English 9780440242543 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Finding the right words has never been easier...with the ultimate source for today's students, writers, readers, and communicators.

From the editors of Americas favorite dictionary comes the definitive reference for meeting todays challenging communication demands. Remarkably easy to use and completely up-to-date, The American Heritage Thesaurus is an essential resource for finding the perfect word, enhancing your mastery of the English language, and expressing yourself with precision and efficiency. No other thesaurus on the market today offers a more superlative selection of synonyms, concise definitions, easy-to-follow cross-references, and depth of meaning for the modern-day user.

• More than 20,000 main entries and 150,000 synonyms

• A-to-Z dictionary format that eliminates lengthy index and appendix

• Comprehensive list of synonyms grouped by clear definitions—avoids the confusing hodgepodge of obscure and distantly related terms

• Cross-references among closely related entries to insure precision

• Thousands of completely updated slang and informal terms

• Pertinent quotations and examples that convey nuances in meaning among the most basic and important synonyms

An indispensable addition to the American Heritage family of language guides, destined to become a classic, The American Heritage Thesaurus is a book no home, school, or office should be without.

"Synopsis" by , Based on "The American Heritage College Thesaurus, 1st Ed.," this resource includes extensive lists of carefully selected synonyms in an A-to-Z format. It also features the latest slang and informal terms, extensive quotes and examples, and more. High school & older.
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