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"m" in American English

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mnoun [C]

plural m
  • m noun [C] (MEASUREMENT)

abbreviation formeter

Mnoun [C]

plural M’s, Ms, m’s or ms also m us   /em/
  • M noun [C] (LETTER)

the 13th letter of the English alphabet

Mnumber

also m us   /em/
  • M number (NUMBER)

the Roman numeral for the number 1000

Madjective [not gradable]

us   /em/
abbreviation formedium Note: Used esp. on clothing to show its size.
(Definition of m from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"m" in British English

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mnoun

  • m noun (AMOUNT)

[C] plural m written abbreviation for million : The new library cost £5 m to build.
  • m noun (LENGTH)

[C] plural m written abbreviation for metre : Jeff is 1.8 m tall. She's the women's 1500 m champion (= the winner of a race run over that distance).
  • m noun (DISTANCE)

written abbreviation for mile

madjective

  • m adjective (MALE)

written abbreviation for male adjective (especially on forms)
  • m adjective (MARRIED)

written abbreviation for married (especially on family trees)

'm

uk   /əm/ us   /əm/
short form of am, used in spoken and informal written English: I'm sorry I'm late.
(Definition of m from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"m" in Business English

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mnoun

uk   us   MEASURES
written abbreviation for metre or meter : The tubes are available in various sizes, all in 30m bundles.
written abbreviation for mile
written abbreviation for million : We've managed to raise £3.3m in funding.

Madjective

uk   us  
written abbreviation for medium, used especially in clothes sizes: Checked skirt, size M, £35.
(Definition of m from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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