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EN[wɜːdz]
US
WWords

    Definition of words in English Dictionary

  • NounBFword
    1. plural of word.
      1. Words have a longer life than deeds. — Pindar (translated)
    2. Angry discussion.
      1. After she found out the truth, she had words with him, to tell him how she felt.
  • VerbBFwordPRwordingPT, PPworded
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of word.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • She was at a loss for words when she saw the number of people who had come to grieve for her husband.
        • Everyone was talking at once. I couldn't get a word in edgewise.
        • The expression "raze to the ground" is a tautology, since the word "raze" includes the notion "to the ground".
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Words have a longer life than deeds. — Pindar (translated)
        • Words indenizened, and commonly used as English. — Ben Jonson.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • My grandfather mentioned the problem to Lord Fermoy, whom he knew through the British Legion. and Lord Fermoy said he would put in a good word.
        • In my work I have struggled to express non-lectic, 'mental' schemata into words.
        • His policies may be ineffective, but he is never at a loss for words.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Verb singular forms
              • Third-person singular forms
        Related Links:
        1. en wordsman
        2. en wordsmen
        3. en wordship
        4. en wordsmith
        5. en wordstock
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of words for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "words" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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