English dictionary definition of:

line


Noun

  • the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
  • acting in conformity
  • a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
  • something (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible
  • the road consisting of railroad track and roadbed
  • a commercial organization serving as a common carrier
  • a particular kind of product or merchandise
  • a pipe used to transport liquids or gases
  • mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it
  • a telephone connection
  • a conceptual separation or distinction
  • a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning
  • (often plural) a means of communication or access
  • a short personal letter
  • a mark that is long relative to its width
  • text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen
  • persuasive but insincere talk that is usually intended to deceive or impress
  • a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
  • the descendants of one individual
  • a connected series of events or actions or developments
  • a formation of people or things one behind another
  • a formation of people or things one beside another
  • a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent
  • in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
  • a fortified position (especially one marking the most forward position of troops)
  • a single frequency (or very narrow band) of radiation in a spectrum
  • the maximum credit that a customer is allowed
  • space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising
  • a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point
  • a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface

Verb

  • reinforce with fabric
  • fill plentifully
  • cover the interior of
  • mark with lines
  • make a mark or lines on a surface
  • be in line with; form a line along

Thesaurus

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Scrabble score for line


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 11:36:52 on 15-10-19

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