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KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋfIgjZ,ˋfIgZ 〕


〔 ˊfiɡә 〕

Overview of noun figure

The noun figure has 13 senses

  • figure, fig -- (a diagram or picture illustrating textual material; "the area covered can be seen from Figure 2")

  • human body, physical body, material body, soma, build, figure, physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame, form, flesh -- (alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak")

  • digit, figure -- (one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration; "0 and 1 are digits")

  • figure -- (a model of a bodily form (especially of a person); "he made a figure of Santa Claus")

  • name, figure, public figure -- (a well-known or notable person; "they studied all the great names in the history of France"; "she is an important figure in modern music")

  • figure -- (a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape)

  • figure -- (an amount of money expressed numerically; "a figure of $17 was suggested")

  • figure -- (the impression produced by a person; "he cut a fine figure"; "a heroic figure")

  • number, figure -- (the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals; "he had a number of chores to do"; "the number of parameters is small"; "the figure was about a thousand")

  • trope, figure of speech, figure, image -- (language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense)

  • figure -- (a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground)

  • design, pattern, figure -- (a decorative or artistic work; "the coach had a design on the doors")

  • figure -- (a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating; "she made the best score on compulsory figures")

Overview of verb figure

The verb figure has 5 senses