Thanks for trying the

Visual Thesaurus!

The Visual Thesaurus is an interactive dictionary and thesaurus that allows you to discover the connections between words in a visually captivating display. With a subscription you will also get access to the Spelling Bee, VocabGrabber, and Online Magazine.

14 day risk-free trial!

With a subscription to the Visual Thesaurus, you can:

  • Find the right word and explore

    The Visual Thesaurus has over 150,000 words and 120,000 meanings. You can zero in on the word you're looking for and then follow a trail of related concepts.
  • Deepen your understanding of words and meanings

    See concise definitions and examples, and learn how words are connected through different semantic relationships. Hear words pronounced correctly, and easily expand your search to the Web for images or information.
  • Analyze the vocabulary in any text

    VocabGrabber intelligently extracts vocabulary from any text you're interested in, generating lists of the most useful words and showing you how they are used in context.
  • Build customized word lists on any theme of your choosing

    Or you can explore other people's lists.
  • Read about language and teaching on the Visual Thesaurus website

    Updated daily with fresh content, our online magazine explores everything from the way words become part of our lexicon to great vocabulary instruction tips for teachers.
  • Play our Spelling Bee

    Take a spelling challenge that is both vocabulary-expanding and downright addictive.

Institutional Sales

Buying for more than five people at a school, library, ad agency or other institution?

Click here to learn more
"Inventive, Imaginative, Intuitive."

- New York Times

"Amazing...searches quickly become intuitive."

- Chicago Tribune

"Interface feels almost alive."

- Washington Post

14 day risk-free trial!

We think you'll love the Visual Thesaurus, but if you don't, we make it really easy to cancel your subscription. Just click on "My Account", log in with your username and password, and click "Cancel My Subscription". If you are still within the 14 day trial period, we'll give you the option to receive a full refund -- no questions asked.