API Documentation

Use this API to retrieve definition, category, language, search score and id of a word along with the count of search results. It works for both dictionary headwords and definitions. So you may need to submit the exact word for a GET request (e.g. fintech). This will return all of words and definitions contain the searched word with a score which you can then use for sorting the results beginning with the highest score.

GET https://api.searchforfintech.com/words/{search_term}


search_term: STRING required

Send a GET request.
Case not sensitive.
Only one word for each request.
Send a word for searching in dictionary.


app_id: NONE not-required
app_key: NONE not-required

App ID authentication parameter not required.
App Key authentication parameter not required.



"count": 1,
"word": [
"_id": "5f9c45082b4e7367c087249f",
"word": "Insurtech",
"short_desc": "The use of technological innovations...",
"definition": "The use of technological innovations designed to squeeze out savings and efficiency from the current insurance industry model. Insurtech is a combination of the word’s “insurance” and “technology,” inspired by the term fintech. The belief driving insurtech companies and investments by venture capitalists in the space is that the insurance industry is ripe for innovation and disruption. Insurtech is exploring avenues that large insurance firms have less incentive to exploit, such as offering ultra-customized policies, social insurance and using new streams of data from internet-enabled devices to dynamically price premiums according to observed behaviour.",
"lang": "EN",
"category": "InsurTech",
"score": 3.118032786885246


"message": "No valid entry found for the requested word!"


"message": "Something went wrong! Please check your request and try again. If the problem continues, please contact to API provider."


Internal Error. An error occurred while processing the data. Please contact to API provider.