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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Andrew, Saint Andrew, St. Andrew, Saint Andrew the Apostlenoun

    (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of Peter; patron saint of Scotland


  1. Andrewnoun

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

    I like him - I like a man who can be extreme. Depend upon it, Miss Mercer - but what is his first name?" "Andrew." "A good name, though common - there is a possibility of a sound reputation in Andrew Morton, especially if he narrows himself down to a point - - -

  2. Andrewnoun

    The first Apostle in the New Testament.

  3. Andrewnoun

    A Scottish and English patronymic surname.

  4. Andrewnoun

    A village in Albert, Canada.

  5. Andrewnoun

    A city in Iowa, United States.

  6. Andrewnoun

    An unincorporated community in West Virginia, United States.

  7. Etymology: From Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέας (Andréas), cognate with ἀνδρεῖος (andreîos, " manly"), both from ἀνήρ (anḗr, " man")

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. andrew

    A cant name for a man-of-war, and also for government and government authorities.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Andrew' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2432

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Andrew' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1566

Anagrams for Andrew »

  1. wander

  2. warned

  3. warden

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Andrew in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Andrew in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Andrew in a Sentence

  1. Yet Zelenskyy:

    Sophie's Cathedral, Lavra, Andrew's Church? Whatever they dream about. Damn them.

  2. Kevin McCarthy:

    This week will mark one year from the riots at Our Capitol. As we have said from the start, the actions of that day were lawless and as wrong as wrong can be, our Capitol should never be compromised and those who broke the law deserve to face legal repercussions and full accountability. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. ( AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)( AP Photo/Andrew Harnik).

  3. Louise Kramer:

    He’s [Colicchio] a great TV personality. Like Anthony Bourdain, Andrew Zimmern, these people all have an aura and the power to connect with all types of viewers.

  4. Zach Fang:

    There was no one else saying what Andrew was saying, i didn't realize how many other 'me's' there were out there in the world.

  5. Jack Murphy:

    It would surprise me if Dow is the acquirer after what Dow CEO Andrew Liveris has said in the past, it's like a Christmas present. We are getting a lot of accretion in Dow's stock today, and we think there will be more going forward.

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    like a pulp or overripe; not having stiffness
    • A. greedy
    • B. urban
    • C. profound
    • D. squashy

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