Word lovers, word gamers, word geeks.
All will be drawn in by evolving definitions, new, rare and quirky words. Explore the ever-changing landscape of the English language with award-winning author Mark Forsyth’s insights in which he casts an analytical eye over the latest fields and shifts in meaning that the dictionary reflects. In an innovation that will delight word gamers and crossword solvers, the Collins English Dictionary also now uniquely includes words previously only found in the official Scrabble™ word list.
The perfect companion for word games and puzzles
This is the only dictionary to include words previously only found in the official Scrabble™ word list.
More words in a smaller dictionary
Despite the increase in words, meanings and phrases, it is lighter and easier to handle than before and perfectly designed for everyday use.
Introduction by best-selling author Mark Forsyth
Discover the Joy of Dictionaries with the author of 'The Etymologicon'.
Available in a format to suit you
Available in print, as a Kindle ebook and an iOS app.