Example sentences for: dictionaries

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

  • [NOTE: In this article, I have consulted The Computer Glossary: the Complete Illustrated Desk Reference, by Alan Freedman, (American Management Association, 6th ed., 1993), and computer dictionaries: Jargon: An Informal Dictionary of Computer Terms, by Robin Williams (Peachpit Press, 1993); Prentice Hall's Illustrated Dictionary of Computing, by Jonar C. Nader (Prentice Hall, 1992); and Webster's New World Dictionary of Computer Terms, by Donald Spencer (Prentice Hall, 1992).]

  • Another interesting property of the stochastic time-frequency dictionaries, discussed in section 5.1, relates to the representation of structures of changing frequency.

  • Moreover, most American dictionaries make a deliberate distinction between the sounds in odd/lot and start/father , with the former often displaying some rounding or, at worst, closer to \?\ than to \?\.

  • On the other hand, egg in the good/bad egg context is in, and I should not expect many dictionaries to label that sense (in contrast to the aerial bomb sense, which is slang) anything but Informal or, depending on their style, Colloquial .

  • There are five major dictionaries of approximately the same size competing for buyers in the market.


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