Bee English Dictionary

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

partiality
  • n  a predisposition to like something
  • n  an inclination to favor one group or view or opinion over alternatives
Usages, News, Articles and More
partialness
  • n  the state of being only a part; not total; incomplete
Usages, News, Articles and More
participant
  • n  someone who takes part in an activity
  • n  a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
Usages, News, Articles and More
participant role
  • n  (linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause
Usages, News, Articles and More
participation
  • n  the act of sharing in the activities of a group
  • n  the condition of sharing in common with others (as fellows or partners etc.)
Usages, News, Articles and More
participation financing
  • n  a loan that is shared by a group of banks that join to make a loan too big for any one of them alone
Usages, News, Articles and More
participation loan
  • n  a loan that is shared by a group of banks that join to make a loan too big for any one of them alone
Usages, News, Articles and More
participle
  • n  a non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses
Usages, News, Articles and More
particle
  • n  (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything
  • n  a body having finite mass and internal structure but negligible dimensions
  • n  a function word that can be used in English to form phrasal verbs
Usages, News, Articles and More
particle accelerator
  • n  a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles
Usages, News, Articles and More
particle beam
  • n  a collimated flow of particles (atoms or electrons or molecules)
Usages, News, Articles and More
particle board
  • n  wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets
Usages, News, Articles and More
particle detector
  • n  a chamber in which particles can be made visible
Usages, News, Articles and More
particle physics
  • n  the branch of physics that studies subatomic particles and their interactions
Usages, News, Articles and More
particolored buckeye
  • n  a buckeye marked by different colors or tints
Usages, News, Articles and More
particular baptist
  • n  group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the French theologian John Calvin who believed in strict predetermination
Usages, News, Articles and More
particular proposition
  • n  (logic) a proposition that asserts something about some (but not all) members of a class
Usages, News, Articles and More
particularisation
  • n  an individualized description of a particular instance
Usages, News, Articles and More
Next

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