Definitions for Ar

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. var. of ad- before

    r: arrear.

    Category: Affix


  1. var. of -al1, joined to words in which an l precedes the suffix:

    circular; lunar; singular.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Affix

Origin of -ar:

< L -āris; r. ME -er < AF, OF < L -āris


  1. var. of -er2, often under the influence of a spelling with -ar- in a cognate Latin noun:

    cellar; collar; poplar; scholar; vicar.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Affix


  1. var. of -er1 on the model of -ar2, used in the formation of nouns of agency:

    beggar; liar.

    Category: Affix


  1. Arkansas.

  2. army regulation.

    Category: Military


  1. Arabic.

    Category: Peoples


  1. argon.

    Category: Chemistry

* Chem. Symbol..


  1. arrival.

  2. arrive; arrives.


  1. accounts receivable.

    Category: Business

Princeton's WordNet

  1. argon, Ar, atomic number 18(noun)

    a colorless and odorless inert gas; one of the six inert gases; comprises approximately 1% of the earth's atmosphere

  2. are, ar(noun)

    a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters

  3. Arkansas, Land of Opportunity, AR(noun)

    a state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War


  1. AR(Noun)

    an AR-15 personal machine gun, M-16 assault rifle, M-4 carbine, derivative or related gun

  2. AR(Noun)

    area record: best achievement among those by persons from a given continent

  3. AR(Noun)

    augmented reality

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ar

    ere; before


  1. ar

    The archiver is a Unix utility that maintains groups of files as a single archive file. Today, ar is generally used only to create and update static library files that the link editor or linker uses; it can be used to create archives for any purpose, but has been largely replaced by tar for purposes other than static libraries. An implementation of ar is included as one of the GNU Binutils.

Anagrams of Ar

  1. RA, Ra

Translations for Ar

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the amount of money for which a thing is or can be bought or sold; the cost

The price of the book was $10.

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