Definition of Wire


  • a message transmitted by telegraph
  • the finishing line on a racetrack
  • a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance
    - conducting wire
  • ligament made of metal and used to fasten things or make cages or fences etc


  • equip for use with electricity
    "electrify an appliance"
  • string on a wire
    "wire beads"
  • fasten with wire
    "The columns were wired to the beams for support"
  • send cables, wires, or telegrams
  • provide with electrical circuits
    "wire the addition to the house"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble wire

8 unscramble word found using the letters wire.

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