Macquarie Dictionary & Thesaurus Online

CSU Library now has access to the Macquarie Dictionary & Thesaurus Online. Offering comprehensive searching of the dictionary, thesaurus (or both), the Macquarie should be your first point of reference.

Ever wanted to know the origin of the phrase ‘save someone’s bacon’? How about the meaning of the term ‘bromance’? Now you can learn both, as Macquarie Dictionary & Thesaurus Online features:

  • annual updates of words
  • regionalisms from around Australia
  • etymologies for some of the more interesting phrases
  • a simple search interface, and comprehensive results

Macquaire Dictionary & Thesaurus Online can be accessed from the Dictionaries & Thesaurus page in the Online Reference section of the CSU Library Website.