Read&Write for Work How-to Articles

How do I look up the meaning of a word

  • Dictionary

Need a definition of a word in your reading? Use the Dictionary tool to quickly look up a definition. Highlight the word you want and then select the Dictionary feature on the toolbar. A window will appear that will give you relevant definitions of the word. If you use your Play button you can hear these read aloud for additional support. If you're working online you'll also get the option to see Pictures to help you with remember the meaning.