noun. English mathematician and physicist; remembered for developing the calculus and for his law of gravitation and his three laws of motion (1642-1727).
- Sir Isaac Newton
Rhymes with Newton
noun. ['ˈnuːtən'] a unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleration of 1 m/sec/sec to a mass of 1 kilogram; equal to 100,000 dynes.
- force unit
Sentences with newton
1. Noun, singular or mass
The SI unit for energy is the joule (J) where 1 joule = 1 newton × 1 meter.