HyperDic: article

English > 5 senses of the word article:
NOUNcommunicationarticlenonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication
Topsarticleone of a class of artifacts
communicationarticle, clausea separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)
communicationarticle(grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase
VERBcommunicationarticlebind by a contract
article > pronunciation
Soundsaa'rtahkahl; aa'rtihkahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > article: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningnonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication.
Narrowercolumn, editorial, newspaper columnAn article giving opinions or perspectives
feature, feature articleA special or prominent article in a newspaper or magazine
magazine articleAn article published in a magazine
news article, news story, newspaper articleAn article reporting news
offprint, reprint, separateA separately printed article that originally / originally appeared in a larger / larger / larger / larger publication
paperA scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses
think pieceAn article in a newspaper or magazine or journal that represents opinions and ideas and discussion rather than bare facts
Broadernonfiction, nonfictional proseprose writing that is not fictional
pieceAn artistic or literary composition
Spanishartículo
Catalanarticle
English > article: 5 senses > noun 2, Tops
MeaningOne of a class of artifacts.
Example"an article of clothing"
Narrowerarticle of commerceAn article that is offered for sale
breakableAn article that is fragile and easily / easily broken / broken / broken / broken / broken / broken / broken / broken
knickknack, noveltyA small inexpensive mass-produced article
notion(usually plural) small personal articles or clothing or sewing items
warearticles of the same kind or material
Broaderartifact, artefactA man-made object taken as a whole
Spanishartículo
Catalanarticle
English > article: 5 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will).
Synonymclause
CategorycontractA binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
Part ofdocument, written document, paperswriting that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
Narrowerarbitration clauseA clause in a contract providing for arbitration of disputes arising under the contract
deductibleA clause in an insurance policy that relieves / relieves the insurer of responsibility to pay the initial loss up to a stated amount
double indemnityA clause in an insurance policy that provides for double the face value of the policy in the case of accidental death
escalator clause, escalatorA clause in a contract that provides for an increase / increase / increase or a decrease in wages or prices or benefits etc. depending on certain conditions (as a change in the cost of living index)
jokerAn inconspicuous clause in a document or bill that affects its meaning in a way that is not immediately apparent
reserve clauseA clause that used to be part of the contract with a professional athlete extending the contract for a year beyond its expiration
riderA clause that is appended to a legislative bill
Broadersection, subdivisionA self-contained part of a larger / larger composition / composition (written or musical)
Spanishartículo, cláusula
Catalanarticle, clàusula
Verbsarticlebind by a contract
English > article: 5 senses > noun 4, communication
Meaning(grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase.
CategorygrammarThe branch of linguistics that deals with syntax and morphology (and sometimes also deals with semantics)
Narrowerdefinite articleA determiner (as 'the' in English) that indicates specificity of reference
indefinite articleA determiner (as 'a' or 'some' in English) that indicates nonspecific reference
Broaderdeterminer, determinativeOne of a limited class of noun modifiers that determine the referents of noun phrases
Spanishartículo
Catalanarticle
English > article: 5 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningBind by a contract; especially for a training period.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Broaderoblige, bind, hold, obligateBind by an obligation / obligation
Nounsarticlea separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)

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