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v

noun, often capitalized, often attributive \ ˈvē \

Definition of v

plural v's or vs play \ˈvēz\
1 a :the 22nd letter of the English alphabet
b :a graphic representation of this letter
c :a speech counterpart of orthographic v
2 :five — see Table of Numbers
3 :a graphic device for reproducing the letter v
4 :one designated v especially as the 22nd in order or class
5 :something shaped like the letter V

Examples of v in a Sentence

  1. The word “vest” starts with a v.

  2. The word “vest” starts with v.

  3. The birds flew in a V.

First Known Use of v

14th century

Other Alphabet Terms


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v

abbreviation

Definition of v

1 vector
2 velocity
3 verse
4 verso
5 versus
6 very
7 vice
8 victory
9 vide
10 voice
11 voltage
12 volume
13 vowel

1

V

abbreviation

Definition of V

1 violence; violent
2 volt

2

V

symbol

Definition of V

vanadium

V Defined for English Language Learners

v

noun

Definition of v for English Language Learners

  • : the 22nd letter of the English alphabet

  • : the Roman numeral that means five

  • : something shaped like a V


V Defined for Kids

v

noun, often capitalized \ ˈvē \

Definition of v for Students

plural v's or vs \ˈvēz\
1 :the 22nd letter of the English alphabet
2 :five in Roman numerals

v.

abbreviation

Definition of v. for Students

verb

Medical Dictionary

V

abbreviation

medical Definition of V

volt

V

symbol

medical Definition of V

vanadium

Law Dictionary

v.

abbreviation

legal Definition of v.

versus

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