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f

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noun, often capitalized often attributive \ˈef\

Simple Definition of f

  • : the sixth letter of the English alphabet

  • : a musical note or key referred to by the letter F : the fourth tone of a C-major scale

  • : a grade that is given to a student who is doing very poor work

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of f

plural f's or fs play \ˈefs\

  1. 1 a :  the 6th letter of the English alphabet b :  a graphic representation of this letter c :  a speech counterpart of orthographic f

  2. 2 :  the fourth tone of a C-major scale

  3. 3 :  a graphic device for reproducing the letter f

  4. 4 :  one designated f especially as the sixth in order or class

  5. 5 a :  a grade rating a student's work as failing b :  one graded or rated with an F

  6. 6 :  something shaped like the letter F

Examples of f in a sentence

  1. The word foot begins with an f.

  2. The word foot begins with f.

  3. I got an F on the test.



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of f

before 12th century

Rhymes with f


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f

abbreviation

Definition of f

  1. 1 failure

  2. 2 false

  3. 3 family

  4. 4 faraday

  5. 5 feast

  6. 6 female

  7. 7 feminine

  8. 8 femto-

  9. 9 fermi

  10. 10 fine

  11. 11 finish

  12. 12 fluid; fluidness

  13. 13 focal length

  14. 14 folio

  15. 15 [following] and the following one

  16. 16 force

  17. 17 forte

  18. 18 fragile

  19. 19 frequency

  20. 20 from

  21. 21 full




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F

abbreviation

Definition of F

  1. 1 Fahrenheit

  2. 2 farad

  3. 3 French

  4. 4 Friday



Examples of f in a sentence

  1. Water freezes at 32 degrees F.




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F

symbol

Definition of F

  1. fluorine




F Defined for Kids

noun , often cap \ˈef\

Definition of f for Students

plural f's or fs \ˈefs\

  1. 1 :  the sixth letter of the English alphabet

  2. 2 :  a grade that shows a student's work is failing

  3. 3 :  a musical note referred to by the letter F




F

abbreviation

Definition of F for Students

  1. 1 Fahrenheit

  2. 2 false




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