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We found 39 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word sesquipedalian:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. sesquipedalian: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. sesquipedalian: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sesquipedalian: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sesquipedalian: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sesquipedalian: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sesquipedalian: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sesquipedalian, sesquipedalian: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sesquipedalian: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. sesquipedalian: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. sesquipedalian: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. sesquipedalian: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. sesquipedalian: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. sesquipedalian: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. sesquipedalian: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Sesquipedalian: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. Sesquipedalian: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. sesquipedalian: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Sesquipedalian: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. sesquipedalian: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  20. sesquipedalian: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  21. sesquipedalian: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. sesquipedalian: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  23. sesquipedalian: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  24. sesquipedalian: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  25. sesquipedalian: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. sesquipedalian: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. sesquipedalian: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. sesquipedalian: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Sesquipedalian: World Wide Words [home, info]
  30. sesquipedalian: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  31. sesquipedalian: Worthless Word For The Day [home, info]

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

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Sesquipedalian: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Sesquipedalian: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. sesquipedalian: A Word A Day [home, info]
  2. sesquipedalian: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

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

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sesquipedalian)

noun:  a very long word (a foot and a half long)
adjective:  given to the overuse of long words ("Sesquipedalian orators")
adjective:  (of words) long and ponderous; having many syllables ("Sesquipedalian technical terms")

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