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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. preposition: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. preposition: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. preposition, preposition: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. preposition: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. preposition: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. preposition: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Preposition, preposition: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. preposition: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. preposition: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. preposition: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. preposition: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. preposition: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. preposition: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. preposition: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. preposition: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. preposition: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Preposition: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Preposition: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. preposition: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. preposition: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. preposition: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. preposition: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. preposition: MyWord.info [home, info]
  24. preposition: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. preposition: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  26. preposition: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. preposition: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. preposition: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. preposition: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. preposition: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. preposition: Parts of Speech [home, info]
  2. preposition: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  3. preposition: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]
  4. preposition: Literary Criticism [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. preposition: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. preposition: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. preposition: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Preposition: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (preposition)

noun:  a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word
noun:  (linguistics) the placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached)

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