Antidote 11 Features


Main Features

More than 16,000 targeted errors

Grammar, spelling, typography and style

Clear explanations

  • Confused words: there/their/they’re, its/it’s, whose/who’s, etc.
  • Meaning errors: *meat your friends, *air to the throne, etc.
  • Style: repetition, nested phrases and more
  • Typography of spaces, numbers, addresses and more
  • Punctuation: excessive or missing commas, etc.
  • Ultrafast correction of the entire text field
  • Direct correction into the original document
  • Language, typography and style corrector
  • Batch correction of identical errors
  • One-click correction of all typographical errors
  • Clear flagging of errors
  • Clear, graded explanations
  • Context-based links to guides
  • Context-based access to dictionaries
  • Editable correction window
  • List of detections to see everything at a glance
  • Revision filters: logic, semantics, pragmatics
  • Dynamic statistical filters: words, phrases, frequencies and more
  • Inspection filters: subjects, verbs, complements and more
  • Detailed syntactic analysis of sentences
  • American, British and Canadian English
  • Foreign-language detection
  • Multiple personal dictionaries
  • Customization (alerts and corrections)
  • Nearly 180 settings: language, typography, style, interface, etc.
  • Fully printable results


Main Features

135,000 words, including 30,000 proper nouns

57,000 common expressions

1,700,000 synonyms

  • 834,000 word combinations with real-life examples
  • 129,000 antonyms
  • 9500 verbs with all conjugated forms
  • Semantic fields of 66,600 words, with interactive cloud
  • Etymology for 100,200 words
  • 17,600 families
  • Phonetic transcription in both API and Respelling
  • Audio pronunciation of 540,000 word forms, in two accents*
  • 386,600 quotations
  • Expressions, idioms, phrasal verbs and proverbs
  • Plural, conjugated, comparative and superlative forms
  • Frequency of each word
  • Region- or country-specific expressions and trademarks
  • Search with wildcards
  • Search as you type
  • Search for rhymes and near-rhymes, sorted by degree
  • Search for anagrams, with blank letters
  • Multiword search, for finding connections between words
  • Advanced search by criteria
  • Discover towns, countries, historical figures, rare words and recent additions to the dictionaries
  • Integrated Wikipedia access
  • Smart links to Termium and Web search engines
  • Option to add links to other Web resources
  • Context-based links to guides
  • Easy addition of new words
  • Lists of favourite words
  • Full hypertext navigation
  • Parental controls
  • Adjustable font sizes
  • Fully printable content

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Main Features

546 clear and precise articles



  • Syntax
  • Punctuation
  • Business writing
  • Style
  • Phonetics
  • Typography
  • History of the English language
  • Language matters
  • Examples and tips
  • Fast lookup by topic
  • Lists of favourite articles
  • Instant search for articles
  • Specific references from the corrector and dictionaries
  • Full hypertext navigation
  • Fully printable content