Open source English dictionary to use programmatically w/ python

Rick Dooling rpdooling at
Mon Jan 7 23:46:12 CET 2008

On Jan 7, 4:37 pm, dgoldsmith_89 <d.l.goldsm... at> wrote:
> Can anyone point me to a downloadable open source English dictionary
> suitable for programmatic use with python: I'm programming a puzzle
> generator, and I need to be able to generate more or less complete
> lists of English words, alphabetized.  Thanks!  DG

On Linux?  WordNet and Dict  and many others.

On Windows, maybe try WordWeb?


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