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English Language Proficiency: Dictionaries

Resources for those who wish to improve their English language.

Online Dictionary

Use a dictionary to define words or to help you to spell a word. The Macquarie Dictionary aslo gives you the option of searching thesaurus data. This allows you to search for alternative words that can be used.

Subject Dictionaries

These subject dictionaries are accessible online by clicking the title.

Australian English

Edith Cowan University acknowledges and respects the Nyoongar people, who are the traditional custodians of the land upon which its campuses stand and its programs operate.
In particular ECU pays its respects to the Elders, past and present, of the Nyoongar people, and embrace their culture, wisdom and knowledge.