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Overview of noun word

The noun word has 10 senses? (first 6 from tagged texts)
1. (117) word

(a unit of language that native speakers can identify; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning")

2. (18) word

(a brief statement; "he didn't say a word about it")

3. (5) news, intelligence, tidings, word

(information about recent and important events; "they awaited news of the outcome")

4. (3) word

(a verbal command for action; "when I give the word, charge!")

5. (3) discussion, give-and-take, word

(an exchange of views on some topic; "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it")

6. (1) parole, word, word of honor

(a promise; "he gave his word")

7. word

(a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory; "large computers use words up to 64 bits long")

8. Son, Word, Logos

(the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus))

9. password, watchword, word, parole, countersign

(a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group; "he forgot the password")

10. Bible, Christian Bible, Book, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God, Word

(the sacred writings of the Christian religions; "he went to carry the Word to the heathen")


Overview of verb word

The verb word has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) give voice, formulate, word, phrase, articulate

(put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees")

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