Definitions for ACRONYMˈæk rə nɪm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ACRONYM

Princeton's WordNet

  1. acronym(noun)

    a word formed from the initial letters of the several words in the name

Wiktionary

  1. acronym(Noun)

    An abbreviation formed by (usually initial) letters taken from a word or series of words, that is itself pronounced as a word, such as RAM, radar, or scuba; sometimes contrasted with initialism.

  2. acronym(Noun)

    A pronounceable word formed from the beginnings (letter or syllable) of other words and thus representing the phrase so formed, e.g. Benelux = the countries Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg considered as a political or economic whole.

  3. acronym(Noun)

    Any abbreviation so formed, regardless of pronunciation, such as TNT, IBM, or XML.

Editors Contribution

  1. acronym

    A series of uppercase letters in which each letter signifies the word in the acronym

    SQL: Structured Query Language.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ACRONYM in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ACRONYM in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brad Woodhouse:

    Let me respond by using the acronym of Christie's PAC- LMFAO.

  2. Kunal Ghosh:

    If you become dogmatic about the acronym and devote 100 percent of your assets to BRIC, you will get poor returns.

  3. Senior Officer Deon Joseph:

    My favorite rap groups were NWA and Public enemy, yes FTP (an Acronym for f*** the police) was playing on my tape deck when I'm driving my Nissan Sentra back in the day.

  4. Ahmad Hanif:

    The situation is getting very dangerous, not only do we fear being killed in the regime bombardments but now we fear being killed by Daesh( the Arabic acronym for IS). Daesh targets NGOs because they consider us spies for the West.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    HOPE is an acronym,in my view, for "Hold On, Pain Ends." Never lose Hope in your life! Hope enables you to hold on to your dreams, and to boost your will-power. Lest we forget, only when the wishes are willed, the dreams come true.

Images & Illustrations of ACRONYM


Translations for ACRONYM

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for ACRONYM »

Translation

Find a translation for the ACRONYM definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these ACRONYM definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"ACRONYM." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 31 May 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/ACRONYM>.

Are we missing a good definition for ACRONYM? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for ACRONYM:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.