software

noun
ADJECTIVE
computer, PC
application
accounting, blogging, design, editing, educational, enterprise, management, social, etc.
character-recognition, handwriting-recognition
face-recognition, facial-recognition
speech-recognition, voice-recognition

Voice-recognition software takes your speech and turns it into text.

antivirus, filtering, security
proprietary

Sony's proprietary PC software

free, open-source

We use only open-source software.

latest
pirated

He was arrested for selling pirated software.

… OF SOFTWARE
piece

an exciting piece of design software

VERB + SOFTWARE
run, use

My PC isn't powerful enough to run that software.

create, design, develop, make, write
download, install
buy, sell
update

I updated my antivirus software last night.

SOFTWARE + VERB
run

The software will run on most PCs.

SOFTWARE + NOUN
application, applications, package, product, program, system, tool
development, engineering
developer, engineer
company, firm, house, maker
giant

Microsoft, the software giant

business, industry

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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