What are the best offline dictionary apps for Android?

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    #1WordWeb Dictionary

    WordWeb Dictionary
    The WordWeb Dictionary is a useful tool that works both on and offline. Includes more than 285.000 words, phrases and derives forms, as well as 70.000 usage examples and 85.000 text pronunciations. 
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Benjamin Baker
    Written on November 16, 2017
    "I found this app useful. The layout is great. It is just like a real dictionary."
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    #2English Offline Dictionary

    English Offline Dictionary

    With English Offline Dictionary is a helpful app when you need to browse a word and don't have Internet connection. This offline dictionary supports 15 languages and has also voice support.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Arjun Yadav
    Written on November 16, 2017
    "This one seems just ok. It's for android devices. You download the app and it contains definitions for 100,000 words that you can access without needed network access. There are another 80,000 words and an additional 15 languages if you get the paid version."
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    #3English Dictionary - Offline

    English Dictionary - Offline
    This free English Dictionary includes over 243.000 definitions and inflected forms. It allows you to consult it offline, write personal notes, search history and manage your bookmarks.
    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Jesús Gallegos
    Written on November 16, 2017
    "As a fan of both Scrabble and vocabulary, English Dictionary - Offline is a great app. This has a variety of definitions to almost every word imaginable. You can also keep track of everything you do in the app. This is a must have for all those who love using the English language."
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    #4Merriam-Webster Dictionary

    Merriam-Webster Dictionary

    No other dictionary matches M-W's accuracy and scholarship in defining word meanings. It includes pronunciation help, synonyms, usage and grammar tips, and much more. Works on and offline.

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Joe Kennedy
    Written on February 5, 2018
    "Merriam-Webster Dictionary is a classic. The old standby and perfect reference source to keep around. I have one on my shelf and it works great weather I'm online or offline."
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    #5The Free Dictionary

    The Free Dictionary
    The Free Dictionary by Farlex works on and offline and is like getting more than 100 dictionaries in just one place. It includes millions of English definitions, as well as idioms and slang vocabulary. It offers also access to dictionaries in 13 other languages.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Chen Yi
    Written on November 8, 2017
    "Love, love, love it! As a student constantly writing research papers, I am constantly looking up words on Dictionary.com and using a thesaurus for new ways to say the same word. This app makes it sooo much easier than having to make sure I have an internet connection, looking up a website and entering the info that way. Now...it's anywhere/anytime!!"
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    #6Offline dictionaries

    Offline dictionaries
    Offline dictionaries is an app that gives you access to over 50 multi-lingual dictionaries even without internet connection. You can download them to the SD cars and browse them in any occasion.
    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Carlos Áviles
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "I go traveling a lot where there is no internet,so I need an app that lets me view the dictionary when I have no internet. I am happy to report Offline dictionaries the app lets me download to use for a later connection when I have no internet connection. "
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    #7Oxford Dictionary of English

    Oxford Dictionary of English

    Oxford Dictionary of English offers you a large catalog of words and senses, including the very latest vocabulary, phrases and meanings. You can use it offline with the premium version.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Rakesh Gavde
    Written on November 16, 2017
    "While the Oxford English Dictionary in and of itself is a great dictionary, I don't understand why they should make you pay for premium to enable offline usage. Is it a good app? Yes, it absolutely is, but I cannot say if the premium is worth it as I'm not seeing mention of a price."

Summary

Best What are the best offline dictionary apps for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1WordWeb DictionaryApps 8 Free
2English Offline DictionaryApps 6 Free
3English Dictionary - OfflineApps 5 Free
4Merriam-Webster DictionaryApps 4 Free
5The Free DictionaryApps 4 Free
6Offline dictionariesApps 4 Free
7Oxford Dictionary of EnglishApps 0 Free
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