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MediaWiki search tools

You can search Wiktionary using the search box - it is usually on the right, but may be at the top on mobile devices.

Clicking on the magnifying glass button will take you to an article with the exact title entered in the search box (provided it exists).
Scrolling down to can generate a list of articles containing the words entered using the Lucene search. To search for an exact phrase, enclose it in quotation marks ("").

You can also find words by using the search bar on the Main Page.

External tools

Another option is using external search engines:

Bookmarklets

There's also a bookmarklet available. See Wiktionary:Tips and tricks/Bookmarklets for that.

See also