4 Free Windows 8 Dictionary Apps

Here are 4 free Windows 8 dictionary apps for those who are into learning new words everyday and improving their vocabulary. These dictionary apps for Windows 8 brings you definition, meaning, synonym & antonym, example sentences, and popular quotes to help you under a word in every possible manner. You can easily search difficult to difficult word quickly. The dictionary apps come up with more than 2,000,000 words with their meanings.

Out of all the four dictionary apps, three are placed under the ‘Books & Reference’ category of Windows 8 Store, while the last one (Morfix Dictionary) is available under the ‘Education category. Let me quickly point down the names of each Windows 8 dictionary app below:

  • Dictionary.com
  • Dictionary
  • Dictionary English < – > German
  • Morfix Dictionary

Lets get started with:


Windows 8 Dictionary apps

Dictionary.com is one of the most popular Windows 8 dictionary apps available in the Windows 8 Store, at zero cost. This dictionary app brings you trusted content recognized by the top-ranked websites such as Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com. You can find definition, synonyms, antonyms, example sentences, audio pronunciation, and other famous quotes, all on a single screen.

In addition, you can add a word to your favorite lists, check recently searched words, view phonetics, idioms, and many such activities. The app also brings you ‘Word of the day’, and ‘Quote of the day’, view trending words , popular words, lets you pin to start a word, etc.. It’s very easy to use dictionary app for Windows 8 where you will find over 2,000,000 shortened meanings, examples, pronunciations, and more. You can read more about Dictionary.com or simply download it from the Windows 8 Store.


Dictionary app

Yet another free Windows 8 dictionary app available under the ‘Books & Reference’ category of Windows 8 Store. You can instantly search for words you come across in your daily life. The results show the definition of words, word of the day, quote of the day, article of the day, birthdays, and the like. You can check meanings of over 20lacs words, along with pronunciations, synonyms, translations to a different language.

It’s very simple to search a particular word over this dictionary app for Windows 8. Learn pronunciation, view quote of the day, see popular birthdays, read article of the day, and do many other activities. Read more about Dictionary or just head over to the Windows 8 store and download it now.

Dictionary English < – > German

Windows 8 Dictionary app

This one is a bit different from a normal dictionary. As the name says, Dictionary English < – > German is a German dictionary app for Windows 8 that lets you translate words from English to German and vice-versa. This Windows 8 dictionary app lets you jump from German to English or from English to German in just a couple of seconds. Not only can you find the meaning and translation of words, but also you can find other possible info about that searched word. Also, you can view recently searched items, the history of searched words.

Available under the ‘Books & Reference’ category of Windows 8, Dictionary English < – > German can be downloaded at a zero cost. Read more about Dictionary English < – > German or just download it from the Windows 8 store now.

Morfix Dictionary


Unlike all other Dictionary apps for Windows 8, Morfix Dictionary comes under the ‘Education’ category of Windows 8 Store. It’s the leading English-Hebrew-English dictionary of Israel. You can translate words from Hebrew to English and vice-versa, in just a couple of seconds.

All you need to do is just choose a language, type the word you want to translate, and click on ‘Translate’ button. Its done.. you will get the translated word instantly. You can read more about Morfix Dictionary or simply install it from the Windows 8 store.