dictionary noun

ADJ. comprehensive, good | electronic, online | picture | pocket | English, French, etc. | English/French, French/English, etc. | bilingual, monolingual | learner's, native-speaker | standard | specialist, technical | collocation, etymological, historical, pronunciation | biographical, encyclopedic, medical I decided to consult a medical dictionary.

VERB + DICTIONARY consult, look sth up in, use If you don't know the meaning of a word, look it up in the dictionary. teaching children how to use dictionaries | compile, write | edit | publish

DICTIONARY + NOUN definition, entry

PREP. in a/the ~ I couldn't find the word in the dictionary.