Dict.cc Translation

Dict.cc Translation

The add-on uses dict.cc to translate words and phrases in any website, epub or pdf. In-page translation. No need to select the word, just click on it!

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What is Dict.cc Translation?
"Dict.cc Translation" is a Firefox add-on designed to provide seamless language translation. It utilizes dict.cc to deliver rapid translations of words and phrases on any website, epub or pdf. The add-on requires no text selection for individual words, offers quick search, and supports all dict.cc languages. Being a web-extension, it is compatible with all Firefox versions beginning from 57.
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Stats
By: Lusito
Users: 3,159 ▼ -3
Rating: 4.11 (53)
Version: 5.7.0 (Last updated: 2022-03-20)
Creation date: 2009-10-20
Weekly download count: 19
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • http://www.dict.cc/
  • https://www.dict.cc/
  • http://syn.dict.cc/
  • https://syn.dict.cc/
  • http://pocket.dict.cc/
  • https://pocket.dict.cc/
  • http://contribute.dict.cc/
  • https://contribute.dict.cc/
  • contextMenus
  • storage
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Size: 77.59K
URLs: Website
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Summary

Important announcement With Firefox Version 57 (Nov. 2017) the classic add-on support will be dropped. Only Web-Extensions will be allowed. As a result, some features will be lost and some will be crippled. Version 5 has (again) been heavily rewritten to work as web-extension.

About the add-on The add-on uses dict.cc to translate words and phrases in any website, epub or pdf. No add-on is faster, easier or more precise!

  • Text selection is only required for phrases.
  • Use rocker gestures or modifiers (for example ctrl+alt) and mouseclick to quickly translate the word under your cursor.
  • Use the context menu to get more options.
  • Quick search via toolbar button or Alt+Q shortcut.
  • This is a word and phrase translation, it does not translate whole sentences.
  • I'm not the author or owner of dict.cc, I just wrote this Firefox add-on.

All languages from dict.cc are supported, and if new ones arrive, you can just update the list of languages from within the add-on.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Easy to use and efficient
  • Customizable and resource-friendly
  • Allows searching a word by keyboard shortcut
  • Provides translations in a popup window
  • Option to add and change default languages
Cons
  • Does not support Arabic language
  • Does not display results as tooltip
  • Cannot contact developer (Lusito)
  • Separation of words and links is not neat
  • Keyboard shortcut for word search in address bar not clear
Most mentioned
  • Customizable
  • Easy to use
  • Efficient
  • Keyboard shortcut
  • Popup window translations
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Safety
Risk impact

Dict.cc Translation is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Dict.cc Translation if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Dict.cc Translation has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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