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The Oxford American writer's thesaurus / compiled by Christine A. Lindberg
Bib ID 3411231
Format BookBook
Author
Lindberg, Christine A., 1954-
 
Description Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004 
xxiv, 1088 p. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0195170768
Summary

"The exceptional thesaurus contains more than 300,000 synonyms and over 10,000 antonyms - a treasure-trove of enticing words. Arranged alphabetically for easy reference, and including rare, literary, and slang words, together with a comprehensive selection of general vocabulary, this thesaurus is the perfect tool to improve, enhance, update, polish, or refine your writing." "Other features include word spectrums, which show a continuous shading of meaning between two polar opposites - such as beautiful and ugly or complicated and simple, effective guides to distinguishing close synonyms, and fifty important points in American English usage, selected by Bryan Garner, Oxford's American usage expert."--BOOK JACKET.

Subjects English language -- Synonyms and antonyms.
Other authors/contributors Auburn, David

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