Meaning Cloud Ruby API Wrapper

This gem is a ruby API wrapper for Meaning Cloud API's.

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Programming language: Ruby
License: MIT License
Latest version: v1.0.1

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Meaning Cloud Ruby API Wrapper

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This gem is a ruby API wrapper for Meaning Cloud API's.


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Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'meaning_cloud'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install meaning_cloud



You need a valid key to use the gem. You can get it by signing up here.

If you don't set the key it will raises an exception.


You can use add initializer for example if you're on Rails.

# config/initializers/meaning_cloud.rb

MeaningCloud.configure do |config|
  config.key = ENV['MEANING_CLOUD_KEY']                       # REQUIRED
  config.language = :en                                       # optional, default is :en
  config.topic_types = 'ec'                                   # optional, default is 'ec'
  config.api_base = 'https://api.meaningcloud.com/topics-2.0' # optional, default is 'https://api.meaningcloud.com/topics-2.0'

Extract topics

# Returns a hash of the parsed JSON result.
result = MeaningCloud::Topics.extract_topics(txt: 'The most amazing text in the world')

Source source

Status of the gem

Current version only wraps the Topics extraction API's and is focused on specific usage. Feel free to send a pull request with more API's wrapped!

The current gem is based in TailorBrands/meaning-cloud


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake spec to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to rubygems.org.


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at meaning_cloud repository. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.

Code of Conduct

Everyone interacting in the MeaningCloud project’s codebases, issue trackers, chat rooms and mailing lists is expected to follow the code of conduct.

*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Meaning Cloud API's wrapper (gem) README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.