Providing a wealth of synonyms and antonyms for everyday use, this revised edition of the Oxford Compact Thesaurus is ideal in helping you find the right word when writing, or for other language queries. The Oxford Compact Thesaurus provides you with the most useful synonym first, so that you can find the information you are looking for easily. It also features a two-colour layout and a very clear, open design, so that you can navigate around the thesaurus quickly. New vocabulary has been added in this revised edition, so you can be sure that your Oxford thesaurus reflects the very latest changes in the English language. Notes on frequently confused words such as affect and effect, or compliment and complement can be found throughout the text, helping you to avoid common pitfalls when writing.