word meaning


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Noun1.word meaning - the accepted meaning of a wordword meaning - the accepted meaning of a word  
signified, sense - the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified"
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Flounce is a word meaning, in my dictionary, 'to go or move in an exaggerated or impatiently angry manner'.
The term 'dinamulag' is a Sambali (early inhabitants) word meaning 'carabao,' the dominant mango variety grown in the province, specifically in Masinloc town.
Which chemical element was named after the Greek word meaning pale green?
It derives from bearn, an Anglo-Saxon word meaning "child" or "descendent" that's probably related to words like bear and born.
Nilofar is a Persian word meaning Lotus or Water Lily.
Chapters 1-3 concern features of word meaning, Chapters 4-6 consider sentence meaning, and Chapters 7 and 8 discuss the interaction of meaning and context and the relation between language and thought, respectively.
In addition, a missing clue on this issue is that cholera might derive from cholas, an Attic word meaning intestine, which has not survived in modern Greek (4).
A study found the most effective word fans can shout out is "cabanga", which is a Zulu word meaning "imagine".
First, how will direct instruction of word meaning help clarify the operation needed, affect the achievement when solving word problems?
Which word meaning unimpressed or boring has been chosen as the public's entry to the Collins English Dictionary?
'Eid' is an Arabic word meaning 'festivity,' while 'fitr' means 'to break the fast' (and can also mean 'nature,' from the word 'fitrah') and so symbolizes the breaking of the fasting period.