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Definitions for Argentine
ˈɑr dʒənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn; ˌɑr dʒənˈtɪn i ənArgen·tine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. argentineadjective

    any of various small silver-scaled salmon-like marine fishes

  2. Argentine, Argentinianadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Argentina or its people

    "Argentinian tango"


  1. Argentinenoun

    Argentina; in this sense, usually preceded by the.

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]


  1. argentinenoun

    Any osmeriform fish of the genus Argentina, especially the European argentine, Argentina sphyraena.

    Etymology: Old French argentin, from argentum

  2. argentineadjective

    Containing or resembling silver.

    Etymology: Old French argentin, from argentum

  3. Argentinenoun

    An Argentinian.

    Etymology: Old French argentin, from argentum

  4. Argentineadjective

    Argentinian, of, from, or pertaining to Argentina.

    Etymology: Old French argentin, from argentum

  5. Argentinenoun


    Etymology: Old French argentin, from argentum

Webster Dictionary

  1. Argentineadjective

    pertaining to, or resembling, silver; made of, or sounding like, silver; silvery

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]

  2. Argentineadjective

    of or pertaining to the Argentine Republic in South America

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]

  3. Argentinenoun

    a siliceous variety of calcite, or carbonate of lime, having a silvery-white, pearly luster, and a waving or curved lamellar structure

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]

  4. Argentinenoun

    white metal coated with silver

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]

  5. Argentinenoun

    a fish of Europe (Maurolicus Pennantii) with silvery scales. The name is also applied to various fishes of the genus Argentina

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]

  6. Argentinenoun

    a citizen of the Argentine Republic

    Etymology: [Cf. F. argentin, fr. L. argentum silver.]


  1. Argentine

    Argentine is a community of Kansas City, Kansas, located in the southern part of Wyandotte County. It is bordered on the west by the Turner community, on the east by the Rosedale community, on the south by Johnson County, and on the north by Armourdale community and by the Kansas River. Argentine was primarily recognized for the prosperous silver smeltery for which it was named. Built on the site of a former Shawnee reservation, the proximity of the railroad, local lumber sources, the smeltery, and in later years, steel manufacturing, meant that the city enjoyed a considerable amount of economic success for quite some time. When the smeltery finally closed, the city found itself in the throes of an unprecedented financial crisis and began to seek entry to nearby Kansas City in 1907. Although the community was annexed and became the seventh ward of Kansas City, KS in 1910, the neighborhood retains its own distinct flavor and personality. Prominent nearby landmarks include Argentine Carnegie Library, the grave of the Shawnee prophet Tensquatawa at White Feather Spring, Sauer Castle at 945 Shawnee Road, and the Argentine mural located at 30th Street and Metropolitan Avenue. The neighborhood has its own middle school, Argentine Middle School.

Anagrams for Argentine »

  1. antigreen

  2. tangerine

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Argentine in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Argentine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Argentine in a Sentence

  1. Steven Mnuchin:

    Today the Treasury Department is targeting the unelected officials who surround Irans Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei, and implement his destabilizing policies, these individuals are linked to a wide range of malign behaviors by the regime, including bombings of the U.S. Marine Barracks in Beirut in 1983 and the Argentine Israelite Mutual Association in 1994, as well as torture, extrajudicial killingsand repression of civilians.

  2. Alberto Fernández:

    The media in Argentina put Alberto Fernández among the people who received the vaccine inappropriately, but I had to get the vaccine because the Argentine media said that the Russian vaccine could not be trusted. I had to call on the trust of the citizens.

  3. The Argentine forensic report:

    Until now, the EAAF (Team of Argentine Forensic Anthropology) has not found scientific evidence to establish any link between the remains recovered in the Cocula dump and the missing students.

  4. Carlos Guglielmi:

    It's good that Macri has Obama's support. But what he needs is the support of the Argentine people, if he governs only for the rich and keeps cutting state spending, his popularity won't last.

  5. Win Thin:

    It's a very small market, ever since Macri reopened the markets, took some market-friendly measures, there's been a trickle of activity back in the peso and Argentine assets in general. Money has been trickling back in but it is still very minimal.

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