Definitions for WANDwɒnd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a slender stick or rod, esp. one used by a magician or conjurer.
a rod or staff carried as an emblem of one's office or authority.
a slender shoot, stem, or branch of a shrub or tree.
a small applicator for cosmetics, usu. having a brush at the tip.
Category: Common Vocabulary
an archer's target consisting of a slat 6 ft. (183 cm) by 2 in. (5 cm) placed at a distance of 100 yd. (91 m) for men and 60 yd. (55 m) for women.
an electronic device, in the form of a hand-held rod, that can optically read coded or printed data, as on a merchandise label or in a document.
Origin of wand:
1150–1200; ME < ON vǫndr, c. Go wandus
a rod used by a magician or water diviner
a thin supple twig or rod
"stems bearing slender wands of flowers"
scepter, sceptre, verge, wand(noun)
a ceremonial or emblematic staff
a thin tapered rod used by a conductor to lead an orchestra or choir
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a stick used to perform magic
the magician's wand
A stick or staff.
An instrument shaped like a stick or staff such as a curling wand.
a magic wand.
A branch or stalk, especially of willow.
A suit of the minor arcana in tarot, or a card of that suit.
To scan (e.g. a passenger at an airport) with a metal detector.
Origin: From windan.
a small stick; a rod; a verge
a staff of authority
a rod used by conjurers, diviners, magicians, etc
WAND, virtual channel 17, is an American, NBC-affiliated television station serving the Decatur–Springfield–Champaign area. It is owned by Block Communications. It broadcasts on digital UHF channel 17 from a transmitter near Argenta, with two translators, W31BX-D, in Danville and W40CF-D in Jacksonville, Illinois.
Translations for WAND
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a long slender rod eg used as the symbol of magic power by conjurors, fairies etc
In the story, the fairy waved her magic wand and the frog became a prince.
- staf, staffieAfrikaans
- عَصا، قَضيب، صَوْلَجانArabic
- varinha de condãoPortuguese (BR)
- kouzelná hůlkaCzech
- der ZauberstabGerman
- μαγικό ραβδίGreek
- varita (mágica)Spanish
- عصاي شعبده بازيFarsi
- baguette (magique)French
- čarobni štapićCroatian
- tongkat ajaibIndonesian
- 마법의 지팡이Korean
- tongkat saktiMalay
- varinha de condãoPortuguese
- baghetă (magică)Romanian
- (волшебная) палочкаRussian
- kúzelná palička, prútikSlovak
- čarobna palicaSlovenian
- trollstav, trollspöSwedish
- 魔杖，魔術棒Chinese (Trad.)
- чарівна паличкаUkrainian
- جادو کی چھڑیUrdu
- đũa thầnVietnamese
- 魔棍Chinese (Simp.)
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