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Query words from oxford dictionaries API saythanks

Usage

To query for a words definition simply pass it as an argument to the script

$ describe tiny

tiny is very small

Alternatively, you can try deriving the words meaning by its synonyms

$ describe --synonyms tiny

minute
small-scale
scaled-down
mini
baby
toy
pocket
fun-size
petite
dwarfish
knee-high
miniature
minuscule
microscopic
nanoscopic
infinitesimal
micro
diminutive
pocket-sized
reduced
Lilliputian

or its antonyms

$ describe --antonyms tiny

huge
significant

https://asciinema.org/a/nLvdaH3DTSVgfgPMYRsW5av1b

Installation

$ git clone https://github.com/pavanjadhaw/describe

$ cd describe

$ npm install
$ npm link

In order to make the script work you first have to register a (free) developer account at Oxford Dictionaries to obtain an app id and app key and put them in config.js

Requirements

nodejs npm

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