TranslateIt! for Mac ( — a multilingual dictionary that allows looking up words on the fly — has been updated to version 3.1. You can now ccreate user dictionaries, and add/edit/delete entries in user dictionaries.

Version 3.1 also offers more TID dictionaries in TranslateIt!. Plus, there’s now enhanced processing of links inside entries in the pop-up window and the widget .

With TranslateIt!, you hover the pointer over an unfamiliar word (in any Cocoa Aapplication), and you will see its translation in a pop-up window. It comes with several free dictionaries for a large number of languages. TranslateIt! supports translation from/to any language (corresponding dictionaries must be installed), English sounds (it contains over 17,000 English words pronunciations) and printing of flash cards.

The software also comes with a Words Quiz (a game for learning new words), a built-in DictBuilder utility for creating custom dictionaries and a multilingual user interface. TranslateIt! for Mac is distributed as shareware (US$35 for a one-year license, $79 for a lifetime license); a 20-day demo version is available for download. Also, through Dec. 31, you can get TranslateIt! at 50% off.