Popular Wordlists

piece

piece

piece - Dictionary definition and meaning for word piece

Definition
(noun) a separate part of a whole
Example Sentence
  • an important piece of the evidence

Definition
(noun) an item that is an instance of some type
Example Sentence
  • he designed a new piece of equipment
  • she bought a lovely piece of china

Definition
(noun) a portion of a natural object
Synonyms : part
Example Sentence
  • they analyzed the river into three parts
  • he needed a piece of granite

Definition
(noun) a musical work that has been created
Example Sentence
  • the composition is written in four movements

Definition
(noun) an instance of some kind
Synonyms : bit
Example Sentence
  • it was a nice piece of work
  • he had a bit of good luck

Definition
(noun) an artistic or literary composition
Example Sentence
  • he wrote an interesting piece on Iran
  • the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests

Definition
(noun) a portable gun
Synonyms : firearm , small-arm
Example Sentence
  • he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster

Definition
(noun) a serving that has been cut from a larger portion
Synonyms : slice
Example Sentence
  • a piece of pie
  • a slice of bread

Definition
(noun) a distance
Example Sentence
  • it is down the road a piece

Definition
(noun) a work of art of some artistic value
Synonyms : art object , objet d'art
Example Sentence
  • this store sells only objets d'art
  • it is not known who created this piece

Definition
(noun) a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
Synonyms : patch , spell , while
Example Sentence
  • he was here for a little while
  • I need to rest for a piece
  • a spell of good weather
  • a patch of bad weather

Definition
(noun) a share of something
Synonyms : slice
Example Sentence
  • a slice of the company's revenue

Definition
(noun) game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games
Synonyms : man
Example Sentence
  • he taught me to set up the men on the chess board
  • he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage

Definition
(verb) to join or unite the pieces of
Synonyms : patch
Example Sentence
  • patch the skirt

Definition
(verb) create by putting components or members together
Example Sentence
  • She pieced a quilt
  • He tacked together some verses
  • They set up a committee

Definition
(verb) join during spinning
Example Sentence
  • piece the broken pieces of thread, slivers, and rovings

Definition
(verb) eat intermittently; take small bites of
Synonyms : nibble , pick
Example Sentence
  • He pieced at the sandwich all morning
  • She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles

Definition
(verb) repair by adding pieces
Synonyms : patch
Example Sentence
  • She pieced the china cup

Hiring Content Writers!

We are looking for rockstar content writers with keen interest in digital marketing & technology. For more details call at 9717273939.

Love us on FB !