Informativity, neutrality and point of view in a heterogeneous sample of dictionary writing: towards complementarity?
2017, Vol. XXII-1, pp. 27-39
This article considers how different dictionaries help decode meaning, based on the user perspective. Definitions taken from expert-written and crowdsourced dictionaries are compared, with a focus on their neutrality and their informativeness. Both of the two types of dictionaries are finally judged complementary resources for the user.