Privacy Statement

OxDictionary is committed to protecting the privacy of the information provided to us by our customers. The following outlines the types of information we collect and how they will and will not be used by us. Please understand that OxDictionary will NOT disclose, sell or trade any information collected to any third parties unless required by law, or if the information is necessary or appropriate to address an unlawful or harmful activity.


Information Collected During Site Access

OxDictionary collects data which includes IP addresses and page URLs for session management and for purposes of compiling traffic and usage statistics. All access to the Site is logged and analysed periodically to determine user patterns and popular sections of the Site. OxDictionary.xyz may use this information to further enhance the website according to these trends. To establish user sessions and identify unique/return visitors, OxDictionary may utilise cookies stored in your browser for this purpose.


Cookies

Cookies are used to store a session identification string. The actual data related to a user session is not stored on the user's browser or local computer but in OxDictionary system temporarily while the session is active.


OxDictionary is an online website and application providing a range of tools related to the use of words for creative and recreational purposes such as writing, poetry, translations, word games, etc.

Our History

OxDictionary.xyz was first launched in 2018 to provide users with a simple website for looking up similar and opposite words. Since then, we have expanded our range of available tools to include:

Our Goals

We are committed to making OxDictionary the best possible website and application it can be when it comes to the provision of word related tools and utilities on the internet.

We acknowledge that we currently have, and may always have, plenty of scope for improvement. However, we will never waver from our stated goal, and will continually be working hard towards achieving our vision, however long it may take.


Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.

For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.