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  • 1 Word — Word, n. [AS. word; akin to OFries. & OS. word, D. woord, G. wort, Icel. or[eth], Sw. & Dan. ord, Goth. wa[ u]rd, OPruss. wirds, Lith. vardas a name, L. verbum a word; or perhaps to Gr. rh twr an orator. Cf. {Verb}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The spoken… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 word — ► NOUN 1) a single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used to form sentences with others. 2) a remark or statement. 3) (a word) even the smallest amount of something spoken or written: don t believe a word. 4) (words) angry talk.… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 3 word — [wʉrd] n. [ME < OE, akin to Ger wort < IE * werdh (extension of base * wer , to speak, say) > Gr eirein, to speak, L verbum, word] 1. a) a speech sound, or series of them, serving to communicate meaning and consisting of at least one… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 WORD — WORD, in the Bible, primarily renders the Hebrew davar, but also omer (pl. amarim), imrah, and peh (lit. mouth ). The word of the Lord, an oft–recurring scriptural phrase, signifies a divine communication to man that reveals God s character or… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 5 word — O.E. word speech, talk, utterance, word, from P.Gmc. *wurdan (Cf. O.S., O.Fris. word, Du. woord, O.H.G., Ger. wort, O.N. orð, Goth. waurd), from PIE *were speak, say (see VERB (Cf. verb)). The meaning promise was in O.E., as …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 Word — (zumeist von engl. word „Wort“) steht für eine Textverarbeitungssoftware von Microsoft, siehe Microsoft Word ein Datenwort, die Grundverarbeitungsdatengröße bei einem Computer die Bekräftigung oder Zustimmung (zu) einer vorangegangenen Aussage,… …

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  • 7 word — [n1] discussion chat, chitchat*, colloquy, confab*, confabulation, consultation, conversation, discussion, talk, tête è tête; concept 56 Ant. silence word [n2] statement account, adage, advice, announcement, bulletin, byword, comment,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 Word — Word, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Worded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wording}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To express in words; to phrase. [1913 Webster] The apology for the king is the same, but worded with greater deference to that great prince. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Word — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Word, palabra inglesa que significa precisamente palabra, puede referirse a: El programa de edición de textos Microsoft Word. Palabra (computación). Obtenido de Word Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 10 Word — Word®, WORD® 〈[wœ:d] ohne Artikel; EDV; kurz für〉 MS WORD …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 11 word — word, vocable, term can mean a letter or combination of letters or a sound or combination of sounds capable of being pronounced and expressing an idea that is by tradition or common consent associated with the letters or the sounds. Word applies… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 Word — Word, v. i. To use words, as in discussion; to argue; to dispute. [R.] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 word — I (news) noun account, advice, bulletin, communication, dispatch, information, intelligence, mention, message, report, statement II (promise) noun affirmation, agreement, assurance, averment, avouchment, avowal, declaration, pledge, profession,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 14 Word — trademark a popular type of computer ↑software used for word processing (=typing letters, reports etc and storing information) , produced by the Microsoft Corporation …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 Word — Word, s.u. Wordzins …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 Wörd — Wörd, Schloß bei Benfelden im jetzigen französischen Departement Niederrhein, aus welchem die Grafen von W. stammten, welche 1192 mit Sigebert die Herrschaft in der Landgrafschaft Niederelsaß erhielten u. bis 1359 regierten, wo unter Johann II.… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 17 Wörd — Wörd, oder Wörth, S. Werder …

    Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • 18 word — UK US /wɜːd/ noun [C] ● words and figures differ Cf. words and figures differ ● words per minute Cf. words per minute …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 Word — I Word   [dt. Wort], Datenstrukturen: Datenwort. II Word,   (Winword, MS Word, Microsoft Word), Textverarbeitungsprogramm der Firma Microsoft. Word bietet neben der reinen Texterfassung vielfältige Formatierungs …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 20 word — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 unit of language ADJECTIVE ▪ two letter, three letter, etc. ▪ monosyllabic, polysyllabic ▪ two syllable, three syllable …

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