Wordsmith.org: the magic of words

Wordsmith Talk

About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us  

Topic Options
#205271 - 03/27/12 09:30 AM Downloading words
kallen Offline

Registered: 03/27/12
Posts: 1
I'd like to use the word-a-day words when I'm off-line (ie not connected to the internet). Does anyone have a piece of code, link, java script etc that might allow me to download the words to my laptop so I can actually use them when I'm writing and not connected?

If not, is there a downloadable dictionary/thesaurus out there that anyone might recommend?

Thank you, Keith

#205275 - 03/27/12 05:46 PM Re: Downloading words [Re: kallen]
Faldage Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
Posts: 13783
Pen and notebook™. It's available at brick and mortar stores everywhere.

#205279 - 03/28/12 04:59 AM Re: Downloading words [Re: Faldage]
Tromboniator Online   content
old hand

Registered: 05/10/10
Posts: 777
Loc: Alaska
Thanks for the great tip, Faldage. I'm bookmarking this thread.

#205359 - 04/06/12 09:22 AM Re: Downloading words [Re: kallen]
Jackie Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 11605
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Hi, k, and welcome. growf danged unhelpful though not malicious responses argh

I don't know much about technology but if your laptop can get e-mail just open the W's A D on it and they'll be stored there and thus available all the time, won't they?

And, thanks to tsuwm I know about Onelook, which I think is great. I esp. love the reverse look-up option even though my success rate with it is only about ten percent.

#208017 - 11/13/12 11:23 AM Re: Downloading words [Re: ]
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 06/23/06
Posts: 5282
Loc: Netherlands, the Hague
Spam festival again.

#208025 - 11/14/12 04:37 PM Re: Downloading words [Re: BranShea]
Jackie Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 11605
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Spam festival again. Oh? I missed something, sorry. Think I'll get rid of the other one now.

#210616 - 04/24/13 05:58 AM Re: Downloading words [Re: kallen]
Hellenjohn Offline

Registered: 04/24/13
Posts: 3
Loc: America
I like this post.It brings me a lot of fun. At the same time I learned something.If you want to know more carefully,I suggest you carefully check on the Internet.

I'd rather be a happy fool than a sad sage.
Diablo 3 Gold|Runescape Gold|D3 Gold

#212420 - 09/06/13 03:07 AM Re: Downloading words [Re: kallen]
James White Offline

Registered: 09/06/13
Posts: 1
Is this a new word? I have never heard about it before.

Edited by Jackie (09/06/13 04:48 PM)


Moderator:  Jackie 
Forum Stats
8688 Members
16 Forums
13783 Topics
212984 Posts

Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members
pqrstu777191, csmoore, Jane Luckner, anjela, MR LOGOPHILE
8687 Registered Users
Who's Online
1 registered (Tromboniator), 37 Guests and 1 Spider online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
wofahulicodoc 74
LukeJavan8 55
endymion6 49
jenny jenny 45
Tromboniator 8
Faldage 5
csmoore 1
Mercur10 1
JTaz 1
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30

Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.

Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat

© 2014 Wordsmith