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words, plural;
  1. Used to express agreement
    • - “That Jay is one dangerous character.” “Word.”
  1. Choose and use particular words in order to say or write (something)
    • - he words his request in a particularly ironic way
    • - a strongly worded letter of protest
  1. A single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used with others (or sometimes alone) to form a sentence and typically shown with a space on either side when written or printed

  2. A single distinct conceptual unit of language, comprising inflected and variant forms

  3. Something that someone says or writes; a remark or piece of information
    • - his grandfather's words had been meant kindly
    • - a word of warning
  4. Speech as distinct from action
    • - he conforms in word and deed to the values of a society that he rejects
  5. Even the smallest amount of something spoken or written
    • - don't believe a word of it
  6. A person's account of the truth, esp. when it differs from that of another person
    • - in court it would have been his word against mine
  7. A promise or assurance
    • - everything will be taken care of—you have my word
  8. The text or spoken part of a play, opera, or other performed piece; a script
    • - he had to learn his words
  9. Angry talk
    • - her father would have had words with her about that
  10. A message; news
    • - I was afraid to leave Washington in case there was word from the office
  11. A command, password, or motto
    • - someone gave me the word to start playing
  12. A basic unit of data in a computer, typically 16 or 32 bits long

  1. a unit of language that native speakers can identify; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"
  2. give voice: put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
  3. a brief statement; "he didn't say a word about it"
  4. news: information about recent and important events; "they awaited news of the outcome"
  5. a verbal command for action; "when I give the word, charge!"
  6. discussion: an exchange of views on some topic; "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it"
  7. A word is the smallest free form (an item that may be uttered in isolation with semantic or pragmatic content) in a language, in contrast to a morpheme, which is the smallest unit of meaning. A word may consist of only one morpheme (e.g. ...
  8. WORD, known on-air as News Radio WORD, is an News/Talk-formatted radio station in the Greenville-Spartanburg area of Upstate South Carolina. ...
  9. The Word bookstore is a chain of nineteen Christian bookstores in Australia, plus telephone, internet and mail order. Word and Koorong are the dominant Australian Christian book sellers.
  10. The Word is a fictional cosmic entity in DC Comics. It first appeared in Swamp Thing #147 (October 1994), and was created by Mark Millar and Phil Hester.
  11. In group theory, a word is any written product of group elements and their inverses. For example, if x, y and z are elements of a group G, then xy, z-1xzz and y-1zxx-1yz-1 are words in the set {x, y, z}. ...
  12. In mathematical logic, more precisely in the theory of formal languages, and in computer science, a string is a sequence of symbols that are chosen from a set or alphabet.
  13. Alternative spelling of worþ
  14. Scripture; The Bible; The creative word of God; logos
  15. The fact or action of speaking, as opposed to writing or to action. [from 9th c.]; Something which has been said; a comment, utterance; speech. [from 10th c. ...
  16. (wordness) The quality of being a word or words
  17. (words) An angry discussion
  18. (Words) in The King James 1769 Version of the Bible.
  19. ((Last) 7 Words) (cello, bayan, strings), 1982.
  20. (A Words) abate | aberration | affable | alacrity | ameliorate | astute | axiom
  21. (The words) “We understand” here can be taken to mean Seventh-day Adventists
  22. (WORDS) Alberta-born, Toronto-based writer Michael Wex, himself descended from Polish Rebbes, was established as a sage of the Yiddish movement in 2005 with Born to Kvetch, a hilarious history of the language. ...
  23. (Words) ( indicating information )
  24. (Words) A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Z
  25. (Words) Each word always belongs to certain theme and certain language. The word is characterized by the name, translation, transcription, a theme and language that it belongs to. The quantity of words in a dictionary is limited only by memory of your computer.