The music and magic of words -- that's what A.Word.A.Day is all about. This is the Web site for the mailing list A.Word.A.Day (AWAD), which sends a vocabulary word and its definition to the subscribers every day.
Acronyms, the insider's language of Usenet
Art & Architecture Thesaurus Browser (Research at the Getty)
The Getty Research Institute is an operating program of the J. Paul Getty Trust. Its goals are to promote innovative scholarship in the arts and humanities, to bridge traditional academic boundaries, and to provide a unique environment for research, critical inquiry, and debate. Integral to its interdisciplinary approach is the concept that visual arts and artifacts should be assessed within the broad historical and cultural contexts in which they were created. The Institute's Research Library - accessible to both on-site and remote users - supports scholars and researchers around the world.
Just enter any words in the form...and this search engine will return any clichés which use that phrase...
Terms in the thesauri may be searched or browsed in alphabetical order.
(POETS) English Vocabulary Assistant
Contains Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases Spelling checker for English words & WordNet Vocabulary Helper.
Terminology Collection: Online Dictionaries
(Pick a language from the jump box and hit the 'go' button and be taken to a page with a wide range of information related to terminology and more.)
The Acronym Database
This is a list of acronyms (abbreviations constructed mostly from the initial letters of the words of a phrase), gathered from many network sources and submitted by users. It is not a dictionary or encyclopædia.
Twists, Slugs and Roscoes:
A Glossary of Hardboiled Slang.
Vocaboly is a creative vocabulary builder for SAT, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT and general vocabulary.