form/term of address

Definition of form/term of address

  1. :  a word, name, or title that is used when speaking or writing to someone “Honey” is an affectionate term of address in U.S. English.

Word by Word Definitions

formplay
  1. :  the shape and structure of something as distinguished from its material

    :  a body (as of a person) especially in its external appearance or as distinguished from the face :  figure

    :  beauty

  1. :  to give a particular shape to :  shape or mold into a certain state or after a particular model

    :  to arrange themselves in

    :  to model by instruction and discipline

termplay
  1. :  a word or expression that has a precise meaning in some uses or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or subject

    :  expression of a specified kind

    :  a limited or definite extent of time

  1. :  to apply a term to :  call, name

addressplay
  1. :  to mark directions for delivery on

    :  to consign to the care of another (such as an agent or factor)

    :  to direct the efforts or attention of (oneself)

  1. :  a place where a person or organization may be communicated with

    :  directions for delivery on the outside of an object (such as a letter or package)

    :  the designation of place of delivery placed between the heading and salutation on a business letter


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