Definitions for ontoˈɒn tu, ˈɔn-; unstressed ˈɒn tə, ˈɔn-

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Wiktionary

  1. onto(Adjective)

    Assuming each of the values in its codomain; having its range equal to its codomain.

    Considered as a function on the real numbers, the exponential function is not onto.

  2. onto(Preposition)

    Upon; on top of.

    My cat just jumped onto the keyboard.

  3. onto(Preposition)

    Aware of.

    The thought-police were onto my plans of World domination.

  4. onto(Preposition)

    Being an onto function with a codomain of (see below).

    The exponential function maps the set of real numbers onto the set of positive real numbers.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'onto' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1896

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'onto' in Written Corpus Frequency: #850

Anagrams for onto »

  1. noot, toon, Toon

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of onto in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of onto in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Kline:

    Move onto offense next year.

  2. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    The weak hold onto grudges; the great hold onto love.

  3. Greta Rybus:

    I felt like I had stumbled onto a breaking news scene.

  4. Zimako Jones:

    Personally I am not trying to make it over onto the other side.

  5. Anthony Davis:

    The Uighur cause is something they've latched onto in a big way.

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