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part of speech: verb transitive

To put into words; to group ( words) so as to express an idea rightly. — Word, the second person of the Trinity; the Holy Bible.

part of speech: noun

A group of letters representing one or more sounds and expressing an ides; that which is said or spoken, especially a brief expression; a statement; tidings; information; a message or communication; as, he received word today; a password; a command.

part of speech: verb transitive

To express in words.

part of speech: noun

A single part of speech; an articulate sound, or combination of sounds, expressing an idea; a term; talk; discourse; promise; an order; signal; tidings; a message; a dispute; a declaration; a motto; a proverb.

part of speech: noun

An oral or written sign expressing an idea or notion: talk, discourse: signal or sign: message: promise: declaration:-( pl.) verbal contention.

Usage examples for word:

  • She has never said a word to me before. "Marjorie Dean High School Freshman", Pauline Lester
  • " We take you at your word Mrs. Caswell," rejoined Dr. Harford. "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories", Charles Weathers Bump
  • Not a word mother. "The Eye of Dread", Payne Erskine
  • Lingard said no word "Jane Oglander", Marie Belloc Lowndes
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