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
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
wrath, anger, ire, ira(noun)
belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
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
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'IRA' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4830
air, rai, raï, ria
The numerical value of IRA in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of IRA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He delivered the IRA to the British government.
Congress never imagined the IRA to be an estate-planning vehicle.
Almost all of these attacks have been prevented, but as the IRA once boasted, the terrorists only have to be lucky once.
The common wisdom is to withdraw money from the IRA or 401(k) last, but doing some of that in the early years - or doing some Roth conversion - can help.
Had the fiduciary regulations been enacted as originally proposed, many IRA investors would have had to change brokers and/or lose access to broker advice.
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