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Definitions of piece

  1. make by putting pieces together; "She pieced a quilt"; "He tacked together some verses" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. an instance of some kind; "it was a nice piece of work"; "he had a bit of good luck" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a portable gun; "he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games; "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board"; "he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. repair by adding pieces; "She pieced the china cup" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. to join or unite the pieces of; "patch the skirt" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. a separate part of a whole; "an important piece of the evidence" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. an object created by a sculptor; "it was not known who created the piece" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. an item that is an instance of some type; "he designed a new piece of equipment" or"she bought a lovely piece of china" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. a distance; "it is down the road a piece" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. an artistic or literary composition; "he wrote an interesting piece on Iran"; "the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. a portion of a natural object; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. a serving that has been cut from a larger portion; "a piece of pie"; "a slice of bread" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. a share of something; "a slice of the company's revenue" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. an item that is an instance of some type; "he designed a new piece of equipment"; "she bought a lovely piece of china"; Wordnet Dictionary DB
  17. a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition; "he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  18. eat intermittently; take small bites of; "He pieced at the sandwich all morning"; "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  19. join during spinning; "piece the broken pieces of thread, slivers, and rovings" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  20. A fragment or part of anything separated from the whole, in any manner, as by cutting, splitting, breaking, or tearing; a part; a portion; as, a piece of sugar; to break in pieces. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. A definite portion or quantity, as of goods or work; as, a piece of broadcloth; a piece of wall paper. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. Any one thing conceived of as apart from other things of the same kind; an individual article; a distinct single effort of a series; a definite performance Webster Dictionary DB
  23. A literary or artistic composition; as, a piece of poetry, music, or statuary. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. A musket, gun, or cannon; as, a battery of six pieces; a following piece. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. A fact; an item; as, a piece of news; a piece of knowledge. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. One of the superior men, distinguished from a pawn. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. A castle; a fortified building. Webster Dictionary DB
  28. To unite; to join; to combine. Webster Dictionary DB
  29. To unite by a coalescence of parts; to fit together; to join. Webster Dictionary DB
  30. A coin; as, a sixpenny piece; - formerly applied specifically to an English gold coin worth 22 shillings. Webster Dictionary DB
  31. An individual; - applied to a person as being of a certain nature or quality; often, but not always, used slightingly or in contempt. Webster Dictionary DB
  32. To make, enlarge, or repair, by the addition of a piece or pieces; to patch; as, to piece a garment; - often with out. Webster Dictionary DB
  33. A part of anything; a fragment; a plot or division; a certain quantity; as, a piece of cloth; a single object of a group; as, each piece in the set; literary or artistic composition; as, a piece of music; a separate performance; as, a bad piece of business; coin; gun. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  34. To enlarge or mend by adding a patch or portion; to make by joining sections together; patch. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  35. To fit or join. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  36. A part of anything: a single article: a separate performance: a literary or artistic composition: a gun: a coin: a person (slightingly). The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  37. To enlarge by adding a piece: to patch. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  38. To unite by a coalescence of parts: to join. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  39. PIECER. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  40. A part; portion; single article or performance; gun; coin. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  41. To add a piece to; join. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  42. To attach a piece or pieces to; fit or join together. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  43. A separate part; fragment; section; plot. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  44. A single one of a class or series; a gun; coin; specimen. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  45. A fragment; a part; a patch; a literary or musical composition; a play; a picture; a coin; a cannon or single firearm. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  46. To enlarge or mend by putting on or adding a part; to patch; to join. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  47. A coin; as, a sixpenny piece; -- formerly applied specifically to an English gold coin worth 22 shillings. mso.anu.edu.au
  48. An individual; -- applied to a person as being of a certain nature or quality; often, but not always, used slightingly or in contempt. mso.anu.edu.au
  49. To make, enlarge, or repair, by the addition of a piece or pieces; to patch; as, to piece a garment; -- often with out. mso.anu.edu.au
  50. p[=e]s, n. a part of anything: a single article: a definite quantity, as of cloth or paper: an amount of work to be done at one time: a separate performance: a literary or artistic composition: a gun: a coin: a man in chess or draughts: a person, generally a woman, in contempt.--v.t. to enlarge by adding a piece: to patch.--v.i. to unite by a joining of parts: to join.--n.pl. PIECE'-GOODS, cotton, linen, woollen, or silk fabrics sold retail in varying lengths.--adj. PIECE'LESS, not made of pieces: entire.--adv. PIECE'MEAL, in pieces or fragments: by pieces: little by little: bit by bit: gradually.--adj. made of pieces: single: separate.--ns. PIEC'ENER, a piecer; PIEC'ENING, or PIEC'ING, the act of mending, esp. the joining of the ends of yarn, thread, &c. so as to repair breaks; PIEC'ER, a boy or girl employed in a spinning-factory to join broken threads; PIECE'WORK, work done by the piece or quantity rather than by time.--PIÈCE DE RÉSISTANCE, principal piece: chief event or performance: chief dish at a dinner; PIECE OF EIGHT, the Spanish peso duro ('hard dollar'), bearing the numeral 8, of the value of 8 reals (prob. the sign $ is derived from this); PIECE OUT, to put together bit by bit; PIECE UP, to patch up.--GIVE A PIECE OF ONE'S MIND, to give a rating frankly to any one's face; OF A PIECE, as if of the same piece, the same in nature, &c. [O. Fr. piece--Low L. petium, a piece of land--prob. L. pes, pedis, a foot.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  51. One of the distinct portions of which thing is composed; in pp., broken; break to pp. (fragments); enclosed portion of (land); detached portion (of a substance); a p. of one\'s mind, one\'s candid opinion, rebuke; definite quantity (of wall-paper= 12 yds, of muslin= 10 yds, &c.) in which thing is made up; cask (of wine &c.) varying in capacity; p. (product) of work; example, specimen, as a p. of impudence, fine p. of painting, cricket, &c.; cannon, gun, pistol; man at chess, draughts, &c.; coin, as crown, penny, p.; p. of eight, Spanish dollar; picture; literary or musical composition, usu. short; drama; paid by the p. (according to amount done; of a piece, uniform, consistent, in keeping (with); p.-goods, textile fabrics (esp. Lancashire cotton goods) woven in recognized lengths; p.-work (paid for by the p.). [middle English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  52. Put together, form into a whole; join threads in spinning, whence piecer n. fit on (thing to another); eke out; join together; patch up. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  53. n. [French, Latin, Welsh] A fragment or part of any thing separated from the whole in any manner; a shred; a bit;—a part of any thing not separated from the whole, or only conceived as distinct; portion; division;—a distinct part or quantity;—a part added; patch;—a separate performance; individual portion of work or labour;—hence, a short literary article or essay;—a picture or painting;—a sculpture;—a coin;—a gun or single instrument of ordnance;—in heraldry, an ordinary or charge;—colloquially, a woman;—a bit of bread. Cabinet Dictionary

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