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parts

Overview of noun parts


The noun parts has 1 sense


1. parts -- (the local environment; "he hasn't been seen around these parts in years")


Overview of noun part

1. part, portion, component part, component, constituent -- (something determined in relation to something that includes it; "he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"; "I read a portion of the manuscript"; "the smaller component is hard to reach"; "the animal constituent of plankton")

2. part, portion -- (something less than the whole of a human artifact; "the rear part of the house"; "glue the two parts

together")

3. part, piece -- (a portion of a natural object; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite")

4. part -- (that which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation; "it requires vigilance on our part"; "they resisted every effort on his part")

5. region, part -- (the extended spatial location of something; "the farming regions of France"; "religions in all parts of the world"; "regions of outer space")

6. function, office, part, role -- (the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group; "the function of a teacher"; "the government must do its part"; "play its role")

7. character, role, theatrical role, part, persona -- (an actor's portrayal of someone in a play; "she played the part of Desdemona")

8. share, portion, part, percentage -- (assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group; "he wanted his share in cash")

9. part, section, division -- (one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole; "the written part of the exam"; "the finance section of the company"; "the BBC's engineering division")

10. part, parting -- (a line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions; "his part was right in the middle")

11. part, voice -- (the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music; "he tried to sing the tenor part")

12. contribution, part, share -- (the part played by a person in bringing about a result; "I am proud of my contribution in advancing the project"; "they all did their share of the work")


Overview of verb part
1. separate, part, split -- (go one's own way; move apart; "The friends separated after the party")

2. separate, part, split up, split, break, break up -- (discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up")

3. depart, part, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take off -- (leave; "The family took off for Florida")

4. separate, divide, part -- (come apart; "The two pieces that we had glued separated")

5. separate, disunite, divide, part -- (force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea")



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