Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary – 10th Ed.

The world’s bestselling advanced-level dictionary for learners of English

Age range: Teen to adult
Type of English: British, American and World English
Editors: Diana Lea, Jennifer Bradbery

Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary 10th Edition builds English vocabulary better than ever before and leads the way to more confident, successful communication in English.

Take your English skills to the next level with additional resources and practice, including iSpeaker and iWriter online, or practice words anytime, anywhere with the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary app.

This new edition is your complete guide to learning English vocabulary with definitions that learners of English can understand, example sentences that show the language in use, and the new Oxford 3000™ and Oxford 5000™ word lists  that provide basic vocabulary that every student needs to learn.


  • Over 60,000 words, 79,000 phrases, 89,000 meanings and 109,000 examples
  • 1000+ NEW words and meanings (chatbot, fake news, microplastic, woke)
  • The A-Z text is fully up-to-date eg. the example sentence All new cars take unleaded petrol.  has been changed to The buses have been adapted to take biofuel
  • NEW Oxford 3000 and Oxford 5000 keywords – graded by CEFR level
  • NEW OPAL (Oxford Phrasal Academic Lexicon) word list teaches academic keywords
  • NEW Topic dictionaries online fully revised and now graded by level
  • Visual Vocabulary Builder with NEW illustrations for topic vocabulary
  • 90 NEW short homophones notes help distinguish words that sound the same

    • Print book (paperback or hardback)
    • 1-year access to Premium content on the website and the OALD 10th Ed. app
    • App and online access can also be purchased separately


The OALD app engages and motivates users with a comprehensive vocabulary and usage quiz and a Word of the Day. It features 86,000 words, 95,000 phrases, 112,000 meanings and 237,000 examples; including all of the updated vocabulary for OALD10e, and new Oxford 3000™, Oxford 5000™ and OPAL word lists.

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