Banks

biographical name
\ ˈbaŋ(k)s \

Definition of Banks

Sir Joseph 1743–1820 English naturalist

Learn More about Banks

Statistics for Banks

Look-up Popularity

More from Merriam-Webster on Banks

Nglish: Translation of Banks for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of Banks for Arabic Speakers

Comments on Banks

What made you want to look up Banks? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a complex dispute or argument

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three-bears-two-of-them-look-like-theyre-whispering-to-a-third-bear-who-looks-chuffed-to-be-the-center-of-attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!