This edition is written especially for the needs of students grades 5-8, ages 11-14. Newly added vocabulary pays particular attention to this age group in the areas of social media, technology, and entertainment. More than 150,000 word choices include synonyms, antonyms, related words, and idiomatic phrases. Entries feature concise statements of shared meanings, and every synonym is illustrated with an example of typical usage—usually in the form of a complete sentence—that today's students will find relatable. Includes 896 pages. Measures 7.25" x 9.5". Laminated Hardcover.