Oxford English Dictionary (at Oxford University Press)
- Coverage Dates: Current
- Update Frequency: Quarterly
The Oxford English Dictionary is the "accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium." The OED gives definitions, etymological analysis, and quotations to demonstrate the use of words in the English language over time.
The publisher, Oxford University Press, provides extensive information about the dictionary and its use on its website.
- Database Provider: Oxford University Press
- Database Tutorial: Help with Using the OED Online
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