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wɝd

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meanings of word

noun:

  1. The smallest discrete unit of spoken language with a particular meaning, composed of one or more phonemes and one or more morphemes.
  2. The fact or act of speaking, as opposed to taking action. .
  3. A finite string that is not a command or operator.
  4. A promise; an oath or guarantee.
  5. The smallest discrete unit of written language with a particular meaning, composed of one or more letters or symbols and one or more morphemes.
  6. An order; a request or instruction; an expression of will.
  7. The smallest unit of language that has a particular meaning and can be expressed by itself; the smallest discrete, meaningful unit of language. (contrast morpheme.).
  8. A proverb or motto.
  9. Logos, Christ.
  10. A unit of text equivalent to five characters and one space.
  11. A fixed-size group of bits handled as a unit by a machine and which can be stored in or retrieved from a typical register (so that it has the same size as such a register).
  12. News; tidings (used without an article).
  13. Communication from God; the message of the Christian gospel; the Bible, Scripture.
  14. A sequence of letters, characters, or sounds, considered as a discrete entity, though it does not necessarily belong to a language or have a meaning.
  15. A group element, expressed as a product of group elements.
  16. A watchword or rallying cry, a verbal signal (even when consisting of multiple words).
  17. Something like such a unit of language:.
  18. See words.
  19. The creative word of God; logos.
  20. Something that someone said; a comment, utterance; speech.
  21. A brief discussion or conversation.
  22. A discrete, meaningful unit of language approved by an authority or native speaker (compare non-word).
  23. Scripture; The Bible.

verb:

  1. To speak, to use words; to converse, to discourse.
  2. To ply or overpower with words.
  3. To flatter with words, to cajole.
  4. To say or write (something) using particular words; to phrase (something).
  5. Alternative form of worth (“to become").
  6. To conjure with a word.

interjection:

  1. Truth, indeed, that is the truth! The shortened form of the statement "My word is my bond.".
  2. An abbreviated form of word up; a statement of the acknowledgment of fact with a hint of nonchalant approval.

name:

  1. Microsoft Word, word processor software developed by Microsoft.

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