astatine, At, atomic number 85(noun)
a highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series); a decay product of uranium and thorium
100 at equal 1 kip in Laos
the @ symbol.
In or very near a particular place.
At six ou2019clock, at closing time.
In the direction of (often in an unfocused or uncaring manner).
He threw the ball at me, he shouted at her.
Occupied in (activity).
Men at work.
Contraction of that.
Whatu2019s u2019at? (meaning What is that?)
Origin: From at, from æt, from at, from ad. Cognate with at, et, it, at, at, åt, åt, að, 03300344, ad.
primarily, this word expresses the relations of presence, nearness in place or time, or direction toward; as, at the ninth hour; at the house; to aim at a mark. It is less definite than in or on; at the house may be in or near the house. From this original import are derived all the various uses of at
a relation of proximity to, or of presence in or on, something; as, at the door; at your shop; at home; at school; at hand; at sea and on land
the relation of some state or condition; as, at war; at peace; at ease; at your service; at fault; at liberty; at risk; at disadvantage
the relation of some employment or action; occupied with; as, at engraving; at husbandry; at play; at work; at meat (eating); except at puns
the relation of a point or position in a series, or of degree, rate, or value; as, with the thermometer at 80¡; goods sold at a cheap price; a country estimated at 10,000 square miles; life is short at the longest.
the relations of time, age, or order; as, at ten o'clock; at twenty-one; at once; at first
the relations of source, occasion, reason, consequence, or effect; as, at the sight; at this news; merry at anything; at this declaration; at his command; to demand, require, receive, deserve, endure at your hands
relation of direction toward an object or end; as, look at it; to point at one; to aim at a mark; to throw, strike, shoot, wink, mock, laugh at any one
.at is the Internet country code top-level domain for Austria. It is administered by NIC.AT.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
at, prep. denoting presence, nearness, or relation. Often used elliptically, as in 'At him, good dog.' [A.S. æt; cog. with Goth, and Ice. at, L. ad; Sans. adhi, on.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'At' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #20
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'At' in Written Corpus Frequency: #44
ta, TA, T.A.
T.A., TA, ta
The numerical value of At in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of At in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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- عند, فيArabic
- ў, пры, каля́Belarusian
- при, до, в, наBulgarian
- aCatalan, Valencian
- při, do, v, na, uCzech
- wrth, ger, ar, yn, amWelsh
- på, tilDanish
- nach, bei, in, zu, an, auf, umGerman
- je, al, surEsperanto
- en, aSpanish
- hjá, dative case, í, til, eftir, áFaroese
- à, enFrench
- a, in, chiocciolaItalian
- に, を, でJapanese
- 에, 에서, 에게Korean
- ad, inLatin
- во, на, при, кајMacedonian
- di, padaMalay
- ၌, မှာBurmese
- bij, om, opDutch
- -gi, -diNavajo, Navaho
- do, o, przy, na, w, u, małpaPolish
- a, emPortuguese
- înspre, la, spreRomanian
- у, в, на, во́зле, собачкаRussian
- o, doSlovak
- ob, pri, naSlovene
- vid, på, motSwedish
- -da, -deTurkish
- у, в, при, біля́Ukrainian
- ở, vào, ở tại, lúcVietnamese
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