An essential thesaurus written especially for the needs of students grades 5-8, ages 10-14.
The perfect resource for any middle schooler who enjoys reading and writing, this thesaurus will introduce new vocabulary, foster communication skills, and help you zero in on the right word choice.
- Newly added vocabulary pays particular attention to this age group in the areas of social media, technology, and entertainment.
- More than 150,000 word choices include synonyms, antonyms, related words, and idiomatic phrases.
- Entries feature concise statements of shared meanings, and every synonym is illustrated with an example of typical usage--usually in the form of a complete sentence--that today's students will find relatable.
The perfect companion to Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictionary.