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Rito is a Xitsonga word meaning "Word" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below or sending a suggestion

HomonymsRito - Voice

Definition of word
- Word n
- 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"
- A brief statement; "he didn't say a word about it"
- New information about specific and timely events; "they awaited news of the outcome" [syn: {news}, {intelligence}, {tidings}]
- The divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus) [syn: {Son}, {Logos}]
- A promise; "he gave his word" [syn: {parole}, {word of honor}]
- A secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group; "he forgot the password" [syn: {password}, {watchword}, {parole}, {countersign}]
- An exchange of views on some topic; "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it" [syn: {discussion}, {give-and-take}]
- The sacred writings of the Christian religions; "he went to carry the Word to the heathen" [syn: {Bible}, {Christian Bible}, {Book}, {Good Book}, {Holy Scripture}, {Holy Writ}, {Scripture}, {Word of God}]
- A verbal command for action; "when I give the word, charge!"
- A word is a string of bits stored in computer memory; "large computers use words up to 64 bits long" v : put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees" [syn: {give voice}, {formulate}, {phrase}, {articulate}]
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