Definitions for ira

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

IRA

or I.R.A.

  1. individual retirement account.

    Category: Business, Government

  2. Irish Republican Army.

    Category: Government, Military

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Irish Republican Army, IRA, Provisional Irish Republican Army, Provisional IRA, Provos(noun)

    a militant organization of Irish nationalists who used terrorism and guerilla warfare in an effort to drive British forces from Northern Ireland and achieve a united independent Ireland

  2. individual retirement account, IRA(noun)

    a retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement; taxes on the interest earned in the account are deferred

  3. wrath, anger, ire, ira(noun)

    belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)

Freebase

  1. Ira

    Ira is a town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States. The population was 432 at the 2010 census. It was named for Ira Allen, brother of Ethan Allen, who fought with the Green Mountain Boys of the Revolutionary War.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ira' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4830


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

wrath(noun)

violent anger.

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