Connector for the Wordnik API

A connector to the API for 'Wordnik' < https://www.wordnik.com>, a dictionary service that also provides bigram generation, word frequency data, and a whole host of other functionality.


An R connector to the Wordnik API

Author: Oliver Keyes
License: MIT
Status: Stable

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Description

Wordnik is a service that provides English-language words, their definitions, pronounciations, and a whole host of other nifty data like frequency of use in literature and parts-of-speech data. birdnik is a connector to that service.

Please note that this project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By participating in this project you agree to abide by its terms.

Why birdnik?

Because as every millenial knows, the bird and word are interchangeable.

Installation

The stable, CRAN-ready version can be retrieved with:

install.packages("birdnik")

The latest version can be obtained via:

devtools::install_github("ironholds/birdnik")

Dependencies

  • R
  • httr

News

Reference manual

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install.packages("birdnik")

0.1.1 by Oliver Keyes, 9 months ago


https://github.com/Ironholds/birdnik


Report a bug at https://github.com/Ironholds/birdnik/issues


Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/birdnik


Authors: Oliver Keyes


Documentation:   PDF Manual  


Task views: Web Technologies and Services


MIT + file LICENSE license


Depends on httr

Suggests testthat


See at CRAN