Definitions for FORDfɔrd, foʊrd; ˈmæd əks
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
fordfɔrd, foʊrd(n.; v.)ford•ed, ford•ing.
(n.)a place where a river or other body of water is shallow enough to be crossed by wading.
(v.t.)to cross (a river, stream, etc.) at a ford.
Origin of ford:
bef. 900; ME (n.), OE
Fordfɔrd, foʊrd; ˈmæd əks(n.)
Gerald R(udolph, Jr.) (Leslie Lynch King, Jr.), born 1913, 38th president of the U.S. 1974–77.
Henry, 1863–1947, U.S. automobile manufacturer.
John, 1586?–c1640, English playwright.
Ford, John Ford(noun)
United States film maker (1896-1973)
Ford, Henry Ford II(noun)
grandson of Henry Ford (1917-1987)
Ford, Edsel Bryant Ford(noun)
son of Henry Ford (1893-1943)
Ford, Ford Madox Ford, Ford Hermann Hueffer(noun)
English writer and editor (1873-1939)
Ford, Gerald Ford, Gerald R. Ford, Gerald Rudolph Ford, President Ford(noun)
38th President of the United States; appointed vice president and succeeded Nixon when Nixon resigned (1913-)
Ford, Henry Ford(noun)
United States manufacturer of automobiles who pioneered mass production (1863-1947)
a shallow area in a stream that can be forded
the act of crossing a stream or river by wading or in a car or on a horse
cross a river where it's shallow
A location where a stream is shallow and the bottom has good footing, making it possible to cross from one side to the other with no bridge, by walking, riding, or driving through the water; a crossing.
To cross a stream using a ford.
A make of car, named for Henry Ford.
for someone who lived near a ford.
Origin: From furduz, from per-. Cognate with ford. More at fare.
a place in a river, or other water, where it may be passed by man or beast on foot, by wading
a stream; a current
to pass or cross, as a river or other water, by wading; to wade through
Translations for FORD
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a shallow crossing-place in a river.
- معْبَر في نَهْر، مَخاضَهArabic
- vauPortuguese (BR)
- die FurtGerman
- πέρασμα ποταμούGreek
- מַעֲבָר רָדוּד בַּנָהָרHebrew
- नदी के पास उथली जगहHindi
- gaz, plitak prijelaz preko rijekeCroatian
- bagian dangkalIndonesian
- doorwaadbare plaatsDutch
- sığ geçitTurkish
- 淺灘，可涉水而過的地方Chinese (Trad.)
- دریا کا گھاٹUrdu
- chỗ sông cạnVietnamese
- 浅滩，可涉水而过的地方Chinese (Simp.)
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