ImTranslator Dictionary translates words and displays alternative translations along with its part of speech.
In addition to the translation variants, each dictionary entry displays a set of reverse translations into the original language, if available.
The translations are provided by the Google Translate dictionary.
To see dictionary translations in ImTranslator application, highlight one word and:
- click ImTranslator: Translation, Dictionary, TTS button on the Opera toolbar
- use the context menu "ImTranslator: Translate selection"
- use the shortcut keys Ctrl+Alt+Z (default).
You may change the shortcut keys for ImTranslator application using Options.
Dictionary mode vs. Translator mode
You can also switch to the dictionary from the Translator mode by clicking on the Dictionary tab. The text from the Translator will be transferred to the Dictionary and shortened to 75 characters. Then, you can type in a word to explore it in the dictionary.
The Dictionary covers more than 90 language combinations with the English language and many other language pairs.
If you select more than one word to translate, you will get a regular translation. Other translation providers don't display dictionary's translations, but a regular translation without translation variants.