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Definitions of V

  1. the 22nd letter of the Roman alphabet Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. V, the twenty-second letter of the English alphabet, is a vocal consonant. and U are only varieties of the same character, U being the cursive form, while is better adapted for engraving, as in stone. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. As a numeral, stands for five, in English and Latin. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Twenty-second letter of the alphabet. As a Roman numeral it stands for five; after a proper name, for the fifth, as Charles V. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. Is the twenty-second letter of the alphabet, and a labial articulation, formed by the junction of the upper teeth with the lower lip, as in pronouncing av, ev, ov, vain. It is nearly allied to f, being formed by the same organs; but v is vocal, and f is aspirate. As a Roman numeral, v stands for 5, and with a dash over it for 5,000. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. being one more than four Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for V

  1. V Our Wedding journey. – The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation. by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  2. 3381 and 3382 the parts are shown in position with the crank on the dead centre and the piston at the crank end of the cylinder, valve v having opened its port to the amount of the lead. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose