Example sentences for: dictionaries

How can you use “dictionaries” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It is suggested that the next edition include a more comprehensive section on dictionaries, perhaps of lesser importance in earlier times but increasingly the chief source of information about language for most people, reflected in a recent report that more people own a dictionary than a Bible.

  • Other sources are not quite so outspoken; Merriam-Webster dictionaries maintain that proper nouns are usually capitalized in English.

  • Let us consider two recent British dictionaries.

  • In passing, we cannot refrain from reiterating our perennial complaint about the typography of the newer dictionaries: although the body text is a paragon of clarity, the headwords are set in bold sans-serif type, which makes the characters of some words indistinguishable.

  • However, by averaging several decompositions of the same signal in different realizations of smaller stochastic dictionaries, we obtain a more continuous representation like in Figures 22 (g)and Figure 21 (c).

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