the sacred writings of the Christian religions
"he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
- christian bible - good book - holy scripture - holy writ - word of god
a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group
"he forgot the password"
the divine word of God
the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)
a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory
"large computers use words up to 64 bits long"
"he gave his word"
- word of honor
an exchange of views on some topic
"we had a good discussion"
"we had a word or two about it"
- give and take
a verbal command for action
"when I give the word, charge!"
information about recent and important events
"they awaited news of the outcome"
a brief statement
"he didn't say a word about it"
a unit of language that native speakers can identify
"words are the blocks from which sentences are made"
"he hardly said ten words all morning"
put into words or an expression
"He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
- give voice