To look for translations in all the enabled dictionaries of the selected group:
- Select Tools>Options... and click the General tab;
- Under When translating words in other applications, use: select All languages of all enabled dictionaries.
By default, ABBYY Lingvo uses the dictionaries of the current translation direction for full-text searches.
To search for a word in all the enabled dictionaries of the selected group:
- Type the word or phrase you wish to translate in the search field.
- Do one of the following:
- Select Find in All Languages from the Tools menu, or
- Press Shift + .
Note: You can also use all the enabled dictionaries when translating words in dictionary cards. Simply select the word or phrase you wish to translate, double-click it and select Find in All Languages from the pop-up menu.