fork fork  /ˈfɔrk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) cutlery used for serving and eating food
  2. (n) the act of branching out or dividing into branches
  3. (n) the region of the angle formed by the junction of two branches
  4. (n) an agricultural tool used for lifting or digging; has a handle and metal prongs
  5. (n) the angle formed by the inner sides of the legs where they join the human trunk
  6. (v) lift with a pitchfork
  7. (v) place under attack with one's own pieces, of two enemy pieces
  8. (v) divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork
  9. (v) shape like a fork

Usage(s):

  1. You no longer need to fork over fuel efficiency to get power or imposing presence.
  2. The next day supermarket executive Leno LaBianca and his wife were killed in a similar fashion, a fork used to carve the word WAR on his belly left sticking out of his corpse.
  3. If crash sensors mounted on the front fork detect an impact, a computer quickly decides whether to deploy the bag.

News

  1. North Fork making $500,000 in cuts

    UTICA -- The North Fork school board on Monday discussed the financial recovery plan designed to lift the district out of fiscal caution.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Mount Vernon News

  2. Fork Ridge Road Reopens After Truck Accident

    Fork Ridge Road is back open Tuesday morning after a semi-truck overturned late last night.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WTRF Wheeling

  3. American Fork family who lost a baby in tragic car accident finds other family to help

    There's nothing like experience to expand compassion for another person or family going through similar trials. On Christmas Eve in 2011, the Pack family of American Fork was in a...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Provo Daily Herald

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Quotes

  1. "We're at a fork in the road," Merkel told German lawmakers. "This is about nothing less than the future of Europe, and with it the future of Germany in Europe."
    on May 4, 2010 By: Angela Merkel Source: Reuters

  2. Asked which bond will be stronger, Clyburn quotes baseball legend Yogi Berra: "When you come to a fork in the road, take it."
    on Apr 26, 2007 By: Yogi Berra Source: USA Today

  3. "Given the choice, I'd rather stick a fork in my hand than write about my personal life," the South African-born Musk said in a nearly 1,500-word blog post submitted to The Huffington Post.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Elon Musk Source: AFP

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