I use Emacs 23 on Debian sid. I can check the spelling of a word in Emacs with
M-$. How can I obtain synonyms (using a thesaurus?) for a word in Emacs?
The second link in my question ("the link") is a solution. Installation instructions and usage details are included in the
I do not know if it is possible to select a word from the buffer to replace the original word.
With respect to the author, whilst this does provided synonym look-up functionality in Emacs, I did not find it to be a convenient or quick solution. It may be easier to simply look up synonyms online when required.