Search Powerthesaurus synonyms and antonyms from Alfred

Author: Clarence Castillo

Last Updated: 08/04/20 14:18:32

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Powerthesaurus Search for Alfred

Search for synonyms and antonyms on Powerthesaurus.org from Alfred 4.


Get Power Thesaurus for Alfred from GitHub or Packal.


Primary commands:

  • pows <word> — Search Power Thesaurus for synonyms of <word>.
  • powa <word> — Search Power Thesaurus for antonyms of <word>.

For both primary commands:

  • or ⌘+C — Copy highlighted entry to the clipboard
  • ⌘+L — Show full query in Alfred’s Large Text window
  • ⌘+↩ — Open highlighted entry in browser
  • SHIFT — Preview highlighted entry’s page using quicklook


Resulting synonyms or antonyms will be sequentially listed according to user rating.


Use the init.sh script to install the required dependencies inside the src folder. When you’re ready to test or export, copy the entire src folder to the existing workflow directory.


When preparing a new release, don’t forget to:

  1. Bump version file
  2. Update user-agent version inside src/api.py (hopefully the devs will appreciate this)
  3. Update the exported workflow following the format Powerthesaurus-x.x.x.alfredworkflow


This workflow is released under the MIT Licence.

By using this workflow, you acknowledge, understand and signify your agreement to Power Thesaurus Website’s terms and conditions, and privacy statement.


Big shoutout to the heroes that made Power Thesaurus possible. Help keep the platform free for everyone by giving your support.

It is heavily based on deanishe’s Alfred-Workflow, also