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palabra [pa.lab.ra.] : word (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: palabra: word ]

Derivatives of palabra

n. (communication)1. worda unit of language that native speakers can identify.; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"
~ language unit, linguistic unitone of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed.
~ anagrama word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase.
~ anaphora word (such as a pronoun) used to avoid repetition; the referent of an anaphor is determined by its antecedent.
~ antonym, opposite, opposite worda word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other.; "to him the antonym of `gay' was `depressed'"
~ back-formationa word invented (usually unwittingly by subtracting an affix) on the assumption that a familiar word derives from it.
~ charadea word acted out in an episode of the game of charades.
~ cognate word, cognatea word is cognate with another if both derive from the same word in an ancestral language.
~ content word, open-class worda word to which an independent meaning can be assigned.
~ contractiona word formed from two or more words by omitting or combining some sounds.; "`won't' is a contraction of `will not'"; "`o'clock' is a contraction of `of the clock'"
~ deictic, deictic worda word specifying identity or spatial or temporal location from the perspective of a speaker or hearer in the context in which the communication occurs.; "words that introduce particulars of the speaker's and hearer's shared cognitive field into the message"
~ derivative(linguistics) a word that is derived from another word.; "`electricity' is a derivative of `electric'"
~ diminutivea word that is formed with a suffix (such as -let or -kin) to indicate smallness.
~ dirty worda word that is considered to be unmentionable.; "`failure' is a dirty word to him"
~ dissyllable, disyllablea word having two syllables.
~ descriptor, form, signifier, word formthe phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something.; "the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached"
~ four-letter anglo-saxon word, four-letter wordany of several short English words (often having 4 letters) generally regarded as obscene or offensive.
~ closed-class word, function worda word that is uninflected and serves a grammatical function but has little identifiable meaning.
~ guide word, guideword, catchworda word printed at the top of the page of a dictionary or other reference book to indicate the first or last item on that page.
~ head word, head(grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent.
~ headworda word placed at the beginning of a line or paragraph (as in a dictionary entry).
~ heteronymtwo words are heteronyms if they are spelled the same way but differ in pronunciation.; "the word `bow' is an example of a heteronym"
~ holonym, whole namea word that names the whole of which a given word is a part.; "`hat' is a holonym for `brim' and `crown'"
~ homonymtwo words are homonyms if they are pronounced or spelled the same way but have different meanings.
~ hypernym, superordinate word, superordinatea word that is more generic than a given word.
~ hyponym, subordinate word, subordinatea word that is more specific than a given word.
~ key worda significant word used in indexing or cataloging.
~ hybrid, loan-blend, loanblenda word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., `monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root).
~ loanword, loana word borrowed from another language; e.g. `blitz' is a German word borrowed into modern English.
~ meronym, part namea word that names a part of a larger whole.; "`brim' and `crown' are meronyms of `hat'"
~ metonyma word that denotes one thing but refers to a related thing.; "Washington is a metonym for the United States government"; "plastic is a metonym for credit card"
~ monosyllabic word, monosyllablea word or utterance of one syllable.
~ neologism, neology, coinagea newly invented word or phrase.
~ hapax legomenon, nonce worda word with a special meaning used for a special occasion.
~ oxytoneword having stress or an acute accent on the last syllable.
~ palindromea word or phrase that reads the same backward as forward.
~ primitivea word serving as the basis for inflected or derived forms.; "`pick' is the primitive from which `picket' is derived"
~ paroxytoneword having stress or acute accent on the next to last syllable.
~ partitiveword (such a `some' or `less') that is used to indicate a part as distinct from a whole.
~ polysemant, polysemantic word, polysemous worda word having more than one meaning.
~ polysyllabic word, polysyllablea word of more than three syllables.
~ proparoxytoneword having stress or acute accent on the antepenult.
~ quantifier(grammar) a word that expresses a quantity (as `fifteen' or `many').
~ logical quantifier, quantifier(logic) a word (such as `some' or `all' or `no') that binds the variables in a logical proposition.
~ reduplicationa word formed by or containing a repeated syllable or speech sound (usually at the beginning of the word).
~ retronyma word introduced because an existing term has become inadequate.; "Nobody ever heard of analog clocks until digital clocks became common, so `analog clock' is a retronym"
~ substantiveany word or group of words functioning as a noun.
~ equivalent word, synonymtwo words that can be interchanged in a context are said to be synonymous relative to that context.
~ terma word or expression used for some particular thing.; "he learned many medical terms"
~ nomenclature, terminology, languagea system of words used to name things in a particular discipline.; "legal terminology"; "biological nomenclature"; "the language of sociology"
~ trisyllablea word having three syllables.
~ manner name, troponyma word that denotes a manner of doing something.; "`march' is a troponym of `walk'"
~ spoken word, vocablea word that is spoken aloud.
~ syllablea unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme.; "the word `pocket' has two syllables"
~ affixa linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form.
~ classifiera word or morpheme used in some languages in certain contexts (such as counting) to indicate the semantic class to which the counted item belongs.
~ written wordthe written form of a word.; "while the spoken word stands for something, the written word stands for something that stands for something"; "a craftsman of the written word"
~ syncategorem, syncategoremea syncategorematic expression; a word that cannot be used alone as a term in a logical proposition.; "logical quantifiers, adverbs, prepositions, and conjunctions are called syncategoremes"
n. (communication)2. worda brief statement.; "he didn't say a word about it"
~ statementa message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc.; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
n. (communication)3. intelligence, news, tidings, wordinformation about recent and important events.; "they awaited news of the outcome"
~ info, informationa message received and understood.
~ good wordgood news.
~ latestthe most recent news or development.; "have you heard the latest?"
~ updatenews that updates your information.
n. (communication)4. worda verbal command for action.; "when I give the word, charge!"
~ order(often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed.; "the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London"
n. (communication)5. discussion, give-and-take, wordan exchange of views on some topic.; "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it"
~ oral communication, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, voice communication, language, speech(language) communication by word of mouth.; "his speech was garbled"; "he uttered harsh language"; "he recorded the spoken language of the streets"
~ argumentation, debate, argumenta discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal.; "the argument over foreign aid goes on and on"
~ deliberation(usually plural) discussion of all sides of a question.; "the deliberations of the jury"
~ group discussion, conferencea discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic.
~ panel discussiondiscussion of a subject of public interest by a group of persons forming a panel usually before an audience.
~ post-mortem, postmortemdiscussion of an event after it has occurred.
~ public discussion, ventilationfree and open discussion of (or debate on) some question of public interest.; "such a proposal deserves thorough public discussion"
~ negotiation, talks, dialoguea discussion intended to produce an agreement.; "the buyout negotiation lasted several days"; "they disagreed but kept an open dialogue"; "talks between Israelis and Palestinians"
n. (communication)6. parole, word, word of honora promise.; "he gave his word"
~ promisea verbal commitment by one person to another agreeing to do (or not to do) something in the future.
n. (quantity)7. worda word is a string of bits stored in computer memory.; "large computers use words up to 64 bits long"
~ computer memory unita unit for measuring computer memory.
~ bytea sequence of 8 bits (enough to represent one character of alphanumeric data) processed as a single unit of information.
~ kib, kibibyte, kilobyte, kb, ka unit of information equal to 1024 bytes.
n. (person)8. logos, son, wordthe divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus).
~ messiahJesus Christ; considered by Christians to be the promised deliverer.
~ hypostasis of christ, hypostasisany of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united.
~ christ, deliverer, good shepherd, jesus, jesus christ, jesus of nazareth, redeemer, savior, saviour, the nazarenea teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29).
n. (communication)9. countersign, parole, password, watchword, worda secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group.; "he forgot the password"
~ arcanum, secretinformation known only to a special group.; "the secret of Cajun cooking"
~ positive identificationevidence proving that you are who you say you are; evidence establishing that you are among the group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to acceptance.; "a system for positive identification can prevent the use of a single identity by several people"
n. (communication)10. bible, book, christian bible, good book, holy scripture, holy writ, scripture, word, word of godthe sacred writings of the Christian religions.; "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
~ religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writingwriting that is venerated for the worship of a deity.
~ family biblea large Bible with pages to record marriages and births.
~ vulgatethe Latin edition of the Bible translated from Hebrew and Greek mainly by St. Jerome at the end of the 4th century; as revised in 1592 it was adopted as the official text for the Roman Catholic Church.
~ douay-rheims bible, douay-rheims version, douay bible, douay version, rheims-douay bible, rheims-douay versionan English translation of the Vulgate by Roman Catholic scholars.
~ authorized version, king james bible, king james versionan English translation of the Bible published in 1611.
~ revised versiona British revision of the Authorized Version.
~ new english biblea modern English version of the Bible and Apocrypha.
~ american revised version, american standard versiona revised version of the King James Version.
~ revised standard versiona revision of the American Standard Version.
~ old testamentthe collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible.
~ testamenteither of the two main parts of the Christian Bible.
~ new testamentthe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible.
~ covenant(Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return.
~ eisegesispersonal interpretation of a text (especially of the Bible) using your own ideas.
~ exegesisan explanation or critical interpretation (especially of the Bible).
~ texta passage from the Bible that is used as the subject of a sermon.; "the preacher chose a text from Psalms to introduce his sermon"
~ gabriel(Bible) the archangel who was the messenger of God.
~ noachian deluge, noah's flood, noah and the flood, the flood(Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah; it was brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of human beings.
~ demythologise, demythologizeremove the mythical element from (writings).; "the Bible should be demythologized and examined for its historical value"
v. (communication)11. articulate, formulate, give voice, phrase, wordput into words or an expression.; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
~ askdirect or put; seek an answer to.; "ask a question"
~ evince, express, showgive expression to.; "She showed her disappointment"
~ lexicalise, lexicalizemake or coin into a word or accept a new word into the lexicon of a language.; "The concept expressed by German `Gemuetlichkeit' is not lexicalized in English"
~ dogmatise, dogmatizestate as a dogma.
~ formularise, formularizeexpress as a formula.
~ couch, redact, put, frame, castformulate in a particular style or language.; "I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language"