Oxford Wordlists

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Oxford Wordlists enable developers to validate words and check spellings.

Collated and curated by our expert language technologists, our wordlists provide reliable, authoritative data tailored to you.

From filtered glossaries to our off-the-shelf Oxford English Wordlist, we offer bespoke wordlists in many languages.

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Oxford English Wordlist

The 480,000-strong Oxford English Wordlist is created from our British and American English content and contains:

  • Every main, variant, and inflected form in current use
    Including entries labelled offensive or vulgar slang
  • Multi-word phrases, such as idioms and proverbs
    E.g. The proof of the pudding is in the eating
  • Broken and unbroken compounds
    ad blocker, ad-blocker, and adblocker are all included, for example
  • Proper nouns, abbreviations, and symbols
    Churchill, Sir Winston, NVP, and ? all feature in the Wordlist