Associations to the word «Article»


ARTICLE, noun. A part or segment of something joined to other parts, or, in combination, forming a structured set.
ARTICLE, noun. A story, report, or opinion piece in a newspaper, magazine, journal, etc.
ARTICLE, noun. A member of a group or class
ARTICLE, noun. An object.
ARTICLE, noun. (grammar) A part of speech that indicates, specifies and limits a noun (a, an, or the in English). In some languages the article may appear as an ending (e.g. definite article in Swedish) or there may be none (e.g. Russian, Pashto).
ARTICLE, noun. A section of a legal document, bylaws, etc.
ARTICLE, noun. (derogatory) A person.
ARTICLE, noun. (1811) A wench. A prime article = A handsome girl.
ARTICLE, noun. (dated) Subject matter; concern.
ARTICLE, noun. (dated) A distinct part.
ARTICLE, noun. (obsolete) A precise point in time; a moment.
ARTICLE, verb. (transitive) To bind by articles of apprenticeship.
ARTICLE, verb. (obsolete) To accuse or charge by an exhibition of articles or accusations.
ARTICLE, verb. To formulate in articles; to set forth in distinct particulars.
ARTICLE OF DEATH, noun. The moment of death.
ARTICLE OF EXTRAORDINARY VALUE, noun. (transport) A transported item with a value exceeding 100 USD per imperial pound.
ARTICLE OF FAITH, noun. A thing that is believed as a matter of faith.

Dictionary definition

ARTICLE, noun. Nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication.
ARTICLE, noun. One of a class of artifacts; "an article of clothing".
ARTICLE, noun. A separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will).
ARTICLE, noun. (grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase.
ARTICLE, verb. Bind by a contract; especially for a training period.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.