Word Reference Translator

Word Reference Translator

Firefox extension to allow quick access to www.wordreference.com. Based on https://addons.mozilla.org/es/firefox/addon/wordreference-translator/ (currently obsolete). It opens a new tab with WordReference's translation for the selected word.

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What is Word Reference Translator?

Word Reference Translator is a Firefox add-on that allows quick access to www.wordreference.com for instant translation of selected words.

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Stats
By: spassaro
Users: 305 ▲ 1
Rating: 4.25 (8)
Version: 1.0.7 (Last updated: 2019-05-12)
Creation date: 2018-01-19
Weekly download count: 6
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • storage
  • menus
Size: 22.23K
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Summary

Features:

  • Translate a word by:
    • Double clicking it and then clicking on the floating link.
    • Selecting the text to translate and using the context menu.
    • Pressing the "T" key having selected text (configurable and requires permission on the site for pop ups).
  • Support for the following languages:
    • English
    • Spanish
    • French
    • Portuguese
    • Italian
    • German
  • Settings page accessible from context menu and add-ons list.
Disclaimer: If a word being translated to a certain language belongs to that language already, WordReference site takes you the inverse translation. For example, if settings are to translate from French to English but you choose to translate the word "suck", WordReference will take you to the translation of "suck" from English to French. This behavior is inherent to the site and has nothing to do with the add-on.
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Safety
Risk impact

Word Reference Translator may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Word Reference Translator has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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