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Title:
Chambers synonyms and antonyms
Author:
Manser, Martin H.
Uniform Title:
Chambers dictionary of synonyms and antonyms.
Publication Information:
Edinburgh : Chambers, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
vii, 422 pages ; 20 cm
General Note:
Originally published: Edinburgh : Chambers, 1990 under the title "Chambers dictionary of synonyms and antonyms."

Cover has sub-title: "The essential vocabulary builder."
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780550100887
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

With more than 180,000 synonyms and antonyms and a user-friendly A-to-Z format, Chambers Synonyms and Antonyms offers a wide range of alternative words and phrases to help users build vocabulary. This new edition contains even more headwords and an up-to-date vocabulary -- colloquial and formal -- drawn from the new ninth edition of The Chambers Dictionary.
With its easy-to-use format and clear presentation of key synonyms, this book is the essential tool for broadening and enlivening your vocabulary.


Author Notes

This internationally renowned reference publisher continues its celebrated tradition of excellence into the present day with such informative and authoritative works as the Chambers Crossword Dictionary, Chambers Encyclopedia, Chambers Biographical Dictionary and the all-new Chambers Dictionary of Quotations.

Chambers is based in Edinburgh, as it always has been, and employs editors with a wide range of skills on dictionaries and other titles for a variety of users, including students and teachers of English as a foreign or second language. As well as the core business of publishing dictionaries and thesauruses, Chambers also publishes a range of titles on grammar and usage, single-volume reference titles on science, history, biography and quotations, as well as titles for Scrabble® and crosswords.