Definitions for e

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

E, ei(n.)(pl.)E's, es; e's.

  1. the fifth letter of the English alphabet, a vowel.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

  2. any spoken sound represented by this letter.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

  3. something having the shape of anE.

  4. a written or printed representation of the letter E or



  1. east.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  2. eastern.

  3. English.

  4. excellent.

  5. Expressway.


  1. the fifth in order or in a series.

  2. (sometimes l.c.) (in some grading systems) a grade or mark indicating that a student's work is in need of improvement in order to be passing.

    Category: Education

  3. the third note of the ascending C major scale. a tonality having E as the tonic.

    Category: Music and Dance

  4. energy.

    Category: Physics

  5. Biochem. glutamic acid.

    Category: Biochemistry

* Symbol..


  1. a transcendental constant equal to 2.7182818 … , used as the base of natural logarithms; the limit of the expression (1+1/n)n as n approaches infinity.

    Category: Math

* Math. Symbol..


or E-

  1. electronic:

    e-mail; E-text.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. online:


* (used in combination).


  1. emit.

    Category: Affix

    Ref: var. of ex-1 2 1


  1. Earl.

  2. Earth.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  3. east.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  4. Easter.

  5. eastern.

  6. engineer.

  7. engineering.

  8. English.


  1. eldest.

  2. Football. end.

    Category: Sport

  3. engineer.

  4. engineering.

  5. entrance.

  6. Baseball. error.

    Category: Sport

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vitamin E, tocopherol, E(noun)

    a fat-soluble vitamin that is essential for normal reproduction; an important antioxidant that neutralizes free radicals in the body

  2. einsteinium, Es, E, atomic number 99(noun)

    a radioactive transuranic element produced by bombarding plutonium with neutrons

  3. east, due east, eastward, E(noun)

    the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees

  4. e(noun)

    the base of the natural system of logarithms; approximately equal to 2.718282...

  5. E, e(noun)

    the 5th letter of the Roman alphabet

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. E(noun)ən; when stressed æn

    the emergency room

  2. é(noun)æˈfeɪ, kə-

    a small restaurant serving light meals

  3. é(noun)ˈʃeɪ, klɪ-

    an overused phrase

  4. E(noun)ˈi

    a grade showing work is failing or almost failing

    She got an E on the test.

  5. E(abbreviation)ˈi

    east or eastern

  6. é(noun)ˌfi ɑnˈseɪ, fiˈɑn seɪ

    a man who has promised to marry sb

    I'd like you to meet my fianc; é.

  7. é(noun)ɪˈzum

    a document with information about your education and work experience

    Send your resum; é to the following address.

  8. éɪˈzum

    a summary

    He gave a brief resum; é of the purpose of the meeting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. E

    the fifth letter of the English alphabet

  2. E

    e is the third tone of the model diatonic scale. E/ (E flat) is a tone which is intermediate between D and E

  3. E

    of Notopodium


  1. E

    E is a vowel and the fifth letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet. It is the most commonly used letter in many languages, including: Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Latin, Norwegian, Spanish, and Swedish.

Translations for e

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


joining two statements, pieces of information etc

I opened the door and went inside; The hat was blue and red; a mother and child.

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