matter :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words


ma ter

  • n  a vaguely specified concern
    several matters to attend to
  • n  some situation or event that is thought about
    it is a matter for the police
  • n  that which has mass and occupies space
    physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it
  • n  a problem
    is anything the matter?
  • n  (used with negation) having consequence
    they were friends and it was no matter who won the games
  • n  written works (especially in books or magazines)
    he always took some reading matter with him on the plane
  • v  have weight; have import, carry weight
    It does not matter much

  • Maturation of white matter is important because it increases the brain's processing speed; nerve impulses travel faster in mature white matter.
  • Did the bloggers matter in the end? Are the Dems more conservative? Did Republicans lose on the war? PTI separates fact from fiction.
  • The only possibility: some form of invisible dark matter was holding things together, and while you could infer the mass of dark matter in and around galaxies, nobody knew if it .
News & Articles


  • Barack Obama in
    I did not appreciate what I considered to be a ridiculous spectacle during the congressional hearings into this matter,Obama said. "The American people could not have been impressed by that display and I certainly wasn't."
  • Tracy Krohn in MarketWatch (press release)
    Let me assure you that no authorities of my church, or of any other church for that matter, will ever exert influence on presidential decisions. Their authority is theirs, within the province of church affairs, and it ends where the affairs of the... Mitt Romney Reuters Dec 5, 2007 61978 82670 matterhorn Tracy Krohn, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated, The acquisition of Total's interests in Matterhorn and Virgo, both highly prolific deepwater fields with additional development and exploration potential meets all of our acquisition...

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.