What does WAND mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wand(noun)

    a rod used by a magician or water diviner

  2. wand(noun)

    a thin supple twig or rod

    "stems bearing slender wands of flowers"

  3. scepter, sceptre, verge, wand(noun)

    a ceremonial or emblematic staff

  4. baton, wand(noun)

    a thin tapered rod used by a conductor to lead an orchestra or choir


  1. wand(Noun)

    A stick or staff.

  2. wand(Noun)

    An instrument shaped like a stick or staff such as a curling wand.

  3. wand(Noun)

    a magic wand.

  4. wand(Noun)

    A branch or stalk, especially of willow.

  5. wand(Noun)

    A suit of the minor arcana in tarot, or a card of that suit.

  6. wand(Verb)

    To scan (e.g. a passenger at an airport) with a metal detector.

  7. Origin: From windan.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wand(noun)

    a small stick; a rod; a verge

  2. Wand(noun)

    a staff of authority

  3. Wand(noun)

    a rod used by conjurers, diviners, magicians, etc

  4. Origin: [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. vndr, akin to Dan. vaand, Goth. wandus; perhaps originally, a pliant twig, and akin to E. wind to turn.]


  1. WAND

    WAND, virtual channel 17, is an American, NBC-affiliated television station serving the Decatur–Springfield–Champaign area. It is owned by Block Communications. It broadcasts on digital UHF channel 17 from a transmitter near Argenta, with two translators, W31BX-D, in Danville and W40CF-D in Jacksonville, Illinois.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Wand

    wond, n. a long slender rod: a rod of authority, or of conjurers.—adj. Wand′y, long and flexible. [Ice. vöndr, a shoot of a tree; Dan. vaand.]

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  1. WAND

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Anagrams for WAND »

  1. dawn, Dawn

  2. Dawn


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of WAND in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of WAND in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pope Francis:

    God is not a magician with a magic wand.

  2. Neil Sims:

    You can't magically wave a wand and expect an organic supply chain to appear.

  3. Michael Taylor:

    It's not a magic wand, but it will help people make better choices about their diets.

  4. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky:

    There are no easy solutions, you want me to magically wave a wand and all of a sudden their nuclear weapons are gone?

  5. Gary Johnson:

    There are constitutional limits to that, but if you were to wave a magic wand, there are a number of departments that come up: Commerce, Housing and Urban Development, Education, Homeland Security.

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