Creating a Dictionary

Below is the complete code for the Creating a Dictionary Try It Out! problem.

The Dictionary Class

using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;

namespace CreatingADictionary
{
    /// <summary>
    /// Represents a dictionary, containing words and their definitions.
    /// </summary>
    class Dictionary
    {
        /// <summary>
        /// Stores the list of words. This list works as a parallel array to the
        /// definitions list. That is, the word at a particular index in this
        /// array is linked to the definition at the same index in the
        /// definitions array.
        /// </summary>
        private List<string> words;

        /// <summary>
        /// Stores the definition of words.This list works as a parallel 
        /// array to thedefinitions list. That is, the word at a particular
        /// index in this array is linked to the definition at the same 
        /// index in the definitions array.
        /// </summary>
        private List<string> definitions;

        /// <summary>
        /// Creates a new Dictionary, with no words or definitions initially.
        /// </summary>
        public Dictionary()
        {
            words = new List<string>();
            definitions = new List<string>();
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// An indexer for the dictionary. Pass in a word, and the
        /// matching definition is returned. Alternatively, definitions can
        /// be assigned as well.
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="word"></param>
        /// <returns></returns>
        public string this[string word]
        {
            get
            {
                string result = LookupWord(word);
                if (result == null) { throw new KeyNotFoundException(word); }
                return result;
            }
            set
            {
                AddDefinition(word, value);
            }
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// Adds a word with a corresponding definition. This provides
        /// an alternative way of adding definitions and words without
        /// using the indexer. (In fact, the indexer uses this method.)
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="word"></param>
        /// <param name="definition"></param>
        public void AddDefinition(string word, string definition)
        {
            for (int index = 0; index < words.Count; index++)
            {
                if (words[index] == word)
                {
                    definitions[index] = definition;
                    return;
                }
            }

            words.Add(word);
            definitions.Add(definition);
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// Returns the definition for the specified word in the dictionary.
        /// In the event that the word doesn't exist yet in the dictionary,
        /// null is returned instead.
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="word"></param>
        /// <returns></returns>
        public string LookupWord(string word)
        {
            for (int index = 0; index < words.Count; index++)
            {
                if (words[index] == word)
                {
                    return definitions[index];
                }
            }

            return null;
        }
    }
}

The Program Class

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;

namespace CreatingADictionary
{
    class Program
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            Dictionary dictionary = new Dictionary();
            
            dictionary["apple"] = "A particularly delicious pomaceous fruit of " +
                        "the genus Malus.";
            Console.WriteLine(dictionary["apple"]);

            dictionary["apple"] = "A fruit of thae genus Malus that often times " + 
                        "rots and is no longer delicious.";
            string definitionOfApple = dictionary["apple"];
            Console.WriteLine(definitionOfApple);
            
            Console.ReadKey();
        }
    }
}