Definitions for examɪgˈzæm

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

Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. examination, as in school.

    Category: Informal

Origin of exam:



  1. examination.

  2. examined.

  3. examinee.

  4. examiner.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. examination, exam, test(noun)

    a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge

    "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. exam(noun)ɪgˈzæm

    a test of knowledge

    to take an exam; I got an A on the exam!

  2. examɪgˈzæm

    a medical examination

    an ear/eye/breast exam

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'exam' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2013

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'exam' in Nouns Frequency: #2222

Anagrams of exam

  1. AmEx


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