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Python module for searching the Moby thesaurus

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Python module for searching the Moby Thesaurus created by Grady Ward

To Install mobypy:

pip install mobypy

To Use mobypy:

import mobypy

synonyms = mobypy.synonyms("abbreviated") print(synonyms) ['Spartan', 'abridged', 'abstracted', 'aposiopestic', 'bobbed', 'brief', 'brusque', 'capsule', 'capsulized', 'clipped', 'close', 'compact', 'compendious', 'compressed', 'concise', 'condensed', 'contracted', 'crisp', 'cropped', 'curt', 'curtailed', 'cut', 'cut short', 'digested', 'docked', 'elided', 'elliptic', 'epigrammatic', 'gnomic', 'laconic', 'mowed', 'mown', 'nipped', 'pithy', 'pointed', 'pollard', 'polled', 'pruned', 'reaped', 'reserved', 'sententious', 'shaved', 'sheared', 'short', 'short and sweet', 'short-cut', 'shortened', 'snub', 'snubbed', 'succinct', 'summary', 'synopsized', 'taciturn', 'terse', 'tight', 'to the point', 'trimmed', 'truncated']

short_synonyms = mobypy.short_synonyms("abbreviated") print(short_synonyms) ['brief', 'close', 'crisp', 'curt', 'cut', 'mowed', 'mown', 'pithy', 'short', 'snub', 'terse', 'tight']

long_synonyms = mobypy.long_synonyms("abbreviated") print(long_synonyms) ['Spartan', 'abridged', 'abstracted', 'aposiopestic', 'bobbed', 'brusque', 'capsule', 'capsulized', 'clipped', 'compact', 'compendious', 'compressed', 'concise', 'condensed', 'contracted', 'cropped', 'curtailed', 'cut short', 'digested', 'docked', 'elided', 'elliptic', 'epigrammatic', 'gnomic', 'laconic', 'nipped', 'pointed', 'pollard', 'polled', 'pruned', 'reaped', 'reserved', 'sententious', 'shaved', 'sheared', 'short and sweet', 'short-cut', 'shortened', 'snubbed', 'succinct', 'summary', 'synopsized', 'taciturn', 'to the point', 'trimmed', 'truncated']

rev_search = mobypy.reverse_search("abbreviate") print(rev_search) ['compact', 'cut short', 'cut', 'short', 'snub']

If no results are found, an empty list is returned

bad_search = mobypy.synonyms("asdasdasdasd") bad_search = mobypy.long_synonyms("asdasdasdasd") bad_search = mobypy.short_synonyms("asdasdasdasd") bad_search = mobypy.reverse_search("asdasdasdasd") print(bad_search) []

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