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Old 02-04-2002, 02:03 AM   #1
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Is there English-to-English dictionary in linux?


Thank you.
 
Old 02-04-2002, 02:31 AM   #2
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I don't know what you mean by an english to english dictionary.

If you just want the definition of a word you can always look it up at www.dictionary.com

If you just want a spell checker then take a look at:
http://freshmeat.net/projects/aspell

or the ancient but still very widely used
http://freshmeat.net/projects/ispell
 
Old 02-04-2002, 05:22 AM   #3
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huh? you mean a thesaurus maybe?
 
Old 02-04-2002, 03:49 PM   #4
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maybe they mean a translation from uk to american... sometimes i have no idea what you guys are saying...

...can blame that on being texan tho...
 
Old 02-04-2002, 07:09 PM   #5
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maybe they mean a translation from uk to american... sometimes i have no idea what you guys are saying...

...can blame that on being texan tho...
oh super!

pip pip and all that!
 
Old 02-04-2002, 08:08 PM   #6
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Hehe if you don't get some of our dialog just ask, i mean there isnt TOO many things different.
 
Old 02-05-2002, 01:21 AM   #7
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Smile

I mean normal dictionary.
 
Old 02-05-2002, 05:46 AM   #8
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are you sitting comfortably?

oh it's ok drunk woman.. if you get confused therion will help you out... lovely.

ahh you really miss out on the fine points of the english language. i don't really think there's anything suitable in the US vocab that can match up to a decent english....

AHHHH BUGGER!

a kinda mental detox in two and a half easy syllables.
 
Old 02-05-2002, 07:27 PM   #9
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Hmmmm WTF is a bugger... I don't see that in there anywhere. You mean a booger? *picking*


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Old 02-06-2002, 04:27 AM   #10
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trickykid is a right bugger...

http://www.foxsearchlight.com/fullmonty/def/bugger.htm

never has a single word had so many meanings!
 
Old 02-06-2002, 04:32 AM   #11
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haha, found one....

http://voyager.dvc.edu/~bmckinney/brie.html

for those too lazy to click...

Aubergine - eggplant
Banger - sausage
Beetroot - beets
Berk - a fool
Bloke - guy, dude
Bonnet - car hood
Courgette - zucchini [zuccwhat?!??!?!?!]
Dustman - garbage man
Film - movie
Ground floor - first floor
Hoover - vacuum cleaner
Nappy - diaper
Postal code - ZIP code
Rumpy pumpy - sexual intercourse
Spod - an Internet addict
Sod's Law - Murphy's Law [i.e. the REAL name]
 
Old 02-07-2002, 08:51 AM   #12
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Aha! You're SPOD word finally appears to have a definition. Thanks.
 
Old 02-07-2002, 11:23 AM   #13
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Re: trickykid is a right bugger...

Quote:
Originally posted by acid_kewpie
http://www.foxsearchlight.com/fullmonty/def/bugger.htm

never has a single word had so many meanings!
HAHAHA anal intercourse...
 
Old 02-07-2002, 07:54 PM   #14
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Hmmmm WTF is a bugger... I don't see that in there anywhere. You mean a booger? *picking*

Ignorant bastard. and you called me a ni#%&r??

Bugger is something im sure you are familiar with, its main and correct meaning is the act of sodomy.
 
Old 02-07-2002, 07:57 PM   #15
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Re: Re: trickykid is a right bugger...

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Originally posted by ryanstrayer


HAHAHA anal intercourse...
Not over penis and vagina jokes yet are we hmmmm?

Oh well, maybe when you hit 16 and bust a nut, youll get over it.
 
  


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