Denshi Jisho ( – An online dictionary

Okay, we have learnt about dictionaries for use with browsers, a dictionary for your mobile phone, and also an offline dictionary for your computer. Now why would you need an online dictionary? Well, because in many respects, it is better than the others. We are talking about here.
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Denshi Jisho, as is called, can be used to find words from Japanese to English and English to Japanese. You can also use it to find kanjis.

But the main USP of the website is that you can search for sentences containing a particular word or expression, providing an indispensable tool for learning the usage of a particular word or expression. Click on “Sentences”, found on the main page of, or just go to directly to access this feature.A mobile version of the website is also available. Just go to using your mobiles internet browser. If you have a smartphone you can try going to

Go ahead and give it a try!

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