The Oxford Paperback Thesaurus by Maurice Waite, ed.
Call Number: PE1591 .O94 2006 (Electronic resource)
This up-to-date, general purpose thesaurus offers over 300,000 alternative and opposite words. Synonyms are given in order of usefulness, showing the most relevant synonym first. Following market research, the third edition now includes even more, highly illustrative, real examples of usage to show synonyms in context and help you to identify the right sense. In addition, there is a brand-new centre section containing thematic and encyclopedic lists, for example of animals, games, and tools, designed to help you broaden your vocabulary, and improve your general knowledge. Provides useful information for all kinds of writing needs: study, letters, reports, creative writing, and for general reference.