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The American Heritage Thesaurus, First Edition
The American Heritage Thesaurus First Edition
Author: Houghton Mifflin Company
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 A...  more » 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 HeritageŽ Thesaurus is a book no home, school, or office should be without.
ISBN-13: 9780440242543
ISBN-10: 0440242541
Publication Date: 6/14/2005
Pages: 720
Edition: Reprint

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Publisher: Dell
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
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