Essential Meaning of paragraph
: a part of a piece of writing that usually deals with one subject, that begins on a new line, and that is made up of one or more sentences In the second paragraph from the bottom, you've misspelled "their" as "thier." Please refer to section 2, paragraph 4 for the appropriate information. The two introductory paragraphs were written by the editor.
Full Definition of paragraph
(Entry 1 of 2)
1a : a subdivision of a written composition that consists of one or more sentences, deals with one point or gives the words of one speaker, and begins on a new usually indented line The introductory paragraphs were written by the editor.
b : a short composition or note that is complete in one paragraph
2 : a character (such as ¶) used to indicate the beginning of a paragraph and as a reference mark
paragraphed; paragraphing; paragraphs
Definition of paragraph (Entry 2 of 2)
: to write paragraphs
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