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EN[wɜːdz]
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WWords

    Definition of words in English Dictionary

  • NounBFword
    1. plural of word.
      1. Words have a longer life than deeds. — Pindar (translated)
    2. Angry discussion.
      1. After she found out the truth, she had words with him, to tell him how she felt.
  • VerbBFwordPRwordingPT, PPworded
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of word.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • At the lexicography club, we welcome all discussion of words and whatnot.
        • The royal family has always encouraged the arts in word and deed
        • No practice is more demanding than santhara, which was first mentioned in texts written more than 1,500 years ago and derives from a word in the ancient Prakrit language meaning “bed of grass.”
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Words have a longer life than deeds. — Pindar (translated)
        • Words indenizened, and commonly used as English. — Ben Jonson.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • His policies may be ineffective, but he is never at a loss for words.
        • The wrinkly recursiveness of her language seems lodged at the layer of consciousness itself, where Moore demands readers’ attention to the innate thingliness of words.
        • A proofreader that does not know foreign languages is likely to miscorrect Latin words.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Verb singular forms
              • Third-person singular forms
        Related Links:
        1. en wordship
        2. en wordsman
        3. en wordsmen
        4. en wordstock
        5. en wordsmith
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of words for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "words" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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