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Overview of noun march

The noun march has 7 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (16) March, Mar

(the month following February and preceding April)

2. (14) march, marching

(the act of marching; walking with regular steps (especially in a procession of some kind); "it was a long march"; "we heard the sound of marching")

3. (3) march

(a steady advance; "the march of science"; "the march of time")

4. (2) march

(a procession of people walking together; "the march went up Fifth Avenue")

5. borderland, border district, march, marchland

(district consisting of the area on either side of a border or boundary of a country or an area; "the Welsh marches between England and Wales")

6. marching music, march

(genre of music written for marching; "Sousa wrote the best marches")

7. Master of Architecture, MArch

(a degree granted for the successful completion of advanced study of architecture)

Overview of verb march

The verb march has 7 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (24) march, process

(march in a procession; "They processed into the dining room")

2. (5) march

(force to march; "The Japanese marched their prisoners through Manchuria")

3. (5) march

(walk fast, with regular or measured steps; walk with a stride; "He marched into the classroom and announced the exam"; "The soldiers marched across the border")

4. (1) demonstrate, march

(march in protest; take part in a demonstration; "Thousands demonstrated against globalization during the meeting of the most powerful economic nations in Seattle")

5. (1) parade, exhibit, march

(walk ostentatiously; "She parades her new husband around town")

6. march

(cause to march or go at a marching pace; "They marched the mules into the desert")

7. border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on

(lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland") © 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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