English is not my first language so I use online dictionaries frequently as a part of my daily routine to clarify and learn unfamiliar words as I read through articles in the Internet.
How Does This Work?
When a user enters a word in the http://www.dictionary.com interface it redirects the user to the following dynamic URL.
Target-Word is The word we are seeking the definition for
How To Set This Up?
It’s simple, just add a new favorite (for IE) or bookmark (for FireFox) in your browser and paste following code as the URL (for IE) or Location (for FireFox):
Now, when you open the favorite/bookmark, it will ask you for the word you want to look for and open the definition in a new window/tab.
It’s easier to use if you add the bookmark/favorite as a button into your bookmark/links toolbar
This small script helps me a lot daily so I hope this would help you too!
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Cassian Menol Razeek