Look-Up
piece (n):
a portable gun
Samples
he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster
piece (n):
game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games
Samples
he taught me to set up the men on the chess board.
he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage
piece (n):
a work of art of some artistic value
Samples
this store sells only objets d'art.
it is not known who created this piece
piece (n):
a separate part of a whole
Samples
an important piece of the evidence
piece (n):
an item that is an instance of some type
Samples
he designed a new piece of equipment.
she bought a lovely piece of china
piece (n):
a distance
Samples
it is down the road a piece
piece (n):
an artistic or literary composition
Samples
he wrote an interesting piece on Iran.
the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests
piece (n):
a musical work that has been created
Samples
the composition is written in four movements
Related Word: composition
piece (n):
an instance of some kind
Samples
it was a nice piece of work.
he had a bit of good luck
piece (n):
a serving that has been cut from a larger portion
Samples
a piece of pie.
a slice of bread

Related Words: slice
piece (n):
a portion of a natural object
Samples
they analyzed the river into three parts.
he needed a piece of granite
piece (n):
a share of something
Samples
a slice of the company's revenue
piece (n):
a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
Samples
he was here for a little while.
I need to rest for a piece.
a spell of good weather.
a patch of bad weather
piece (v):
repair by adding pieces
Samples
She pieced the china cup
piece (v):
eat intermittently; take small bites of
Samples
He pieced at the sandwich all morning.
She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles

Related Words: nibble
piece (v):
join during spinning
Samples
piece the broken pieces of thread, slivers, and rovings
piece (v):
to join or unite the pieces of
Samples
patch the skirt
Related Words: patch
piece (v):
create by putting components or members together
Samples
She pieced a quilt.
He tacked together some verses.
They set up a committee

Related Words: assemble
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

You will never know till you have tried it

Denemeden bilemezsin
You have to experience something yourself before you know what it is all about


Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: