gnome-dictionary - Look up words on dictionaries
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
-dictionary FININLINE DEBUTINLINEgnome
-dictionary [options] FININLINE
Dictionary from the
Accessories submenu of the Applications menu.
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
GNOME Dictionary provides dictionary definitions of words, using a dictionary source. For full documentation see the
GNOME Dictionary online help.
4. OPTIONS ▲
- --look-up word
Looks up the specified word using the pre-defined dictionary source.
- -s source\fR or --source source
Uses the specified source for looking up words. This does not affect the global settings.
Lists all the sources available.
Using this switch with the --look-up will print the definitions found on the console without launching the GUI.
Display help information.
5. CONFIGURATION ▲
All the configuration is handled using GConf.
6. AUTHOR ▲
GNOME Dictionary was originally written by Spiros Papadimitriou (< >), Mike Hughes (< >) and Bradford Hovinen (< >). Emmanuele Bassi (< >) rewrote it from scratch. This manual page was originally written by Jochen Voss < >.
7. SEE ALSO ▲
R dict (1),
R dictd (8),