Bedeutung von “word” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /wɜrd/

A1 a group of letters or sounds that mean something:

“Hund” is the German word for “dog.”
have a word with someone

to talk to someone for a short time:

I’ll have a word with the neighbors about the noise.
in other words

used to explain what something means in a different way:

He said he’s too busy. In other words, he isn’t interested.
word for word

using the exact words that were originally used:

She repeated what he said word for word.
not believe, understand, say, etc. a word

B1 to not believe, understand, say, etc. anything:

I don’t believe a word he says.

(Definition von “word” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)