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Overview of noun bridges

The noun bridges has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Bridges, Harry Bridges

(United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990))

Overview of noun bridge

The noun bridge has 9 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (4) bridge, span

(a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.)

2. (3) bridge, bridge circuit

(a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected)

3. (2) bridge

(something resembling a bridge in form or function; "his letters provided a bridge across the centuries")

4. (1) bridge

(the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose; "her glasses left marks on the bridge of her nose")

5. (1) bridge

(any of various card games based on whist for four players)

6. bridge

(a wooden support that holds the strings up)

7. bridge, bridgework

(a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth)

8. bridge, nosepiece

(the link between two lenses; rests on the nose)

9. bridge, bridge deck

(an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands)

Overview of verb bridge

The verb bridge has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) bridge, bridge over

(connect or reduce the distance between)

2. (1) bridge

(make a bridge across; "bridge a river")

3. bridge

(cross over on a bridge) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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