Definitions of noun

  1. a word that can be used to refer to a person or place or thing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a word that can serve as the subject or object of a verb Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A word used as the designation or appellation of a creature or thing, existing in fact or in thought; a substantive. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The name of any person, place, thing, or quality. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. The name of anything. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Name of anything. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. A word used as the name of a thing; a substantive. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. The name of anything, whether material or immaterial, abstract or concrete, real or imaginary. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. In gram., a part of speech embracing the name of a person, place, animal, thing, or quality; a name; a substantive. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. nown, n. (gram.) the name of any person or thing.--adj. NOUN'AL. [O. Fr. non (Fr. nom)--L. nomen, name.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  11. (gram.). Word used as name of person or thing, substantive; (formerly) substantive or adjective (n. substantive, n.; n. adjective, adjective). Hence nounal a. (rare). [Anglo-French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  12. n. [French, Latin] A word used as the designation of a creature or thing existing ; in fact or in thought. Cabinet Dictionary

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