What does SEC mean?

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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SEC.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. second, sec, s(noun)

    1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

  2. secant, sec(noun)

    ratio of the hypotenuse to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle

  3. Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC(adj)

    an independent federal agency that oversees the exchange of securities to protect investors

  4. sec, unsweet(adj)

    (of champagne) moderately dry


  1. sec(Noun)

    Second, of a minute.

  2. sec(Noun)

    Second, an short indeterminate period of time.

    Wait a sec!

  3. Origin: of second.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sec

    sek, adj. dry, of wines. [Fr.]

Suggested Resources

  1. SEC

    What does SEC stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the SEC acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for SEC »

  1. CES

  2. CSE

  3. Esc, ESC

  4. sce.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SEC in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SEC in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Amy Lynch:

    You could have an SEC examiner looking at your website right now.

  2. Executive Chairman Jack Ma:

    We want to thank the SEC for giving us an opportunity to interact.

  3. Anonymous:

    Power (n) The only narcotic regulated by the SEC instead of the FDA.

  4. Elisse Walter:

    I have never known people at the SEC to be there to serve the industry.

  5. J. Hart:

    Fig Newton The force required to accelerate a fig 39.37 inches per sec.

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