What does calories mean?

Definitions for calories

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


  1. calories(Noun)

    Plural form of calory.


  1. Calories

    "Calories" is a science fiction short story written by L. Sprague de Camp, a story in his Viagens Interplanetarias series. It was first published under the title "Getaway on Krishna" in the magazine Ten Story Fantasy in the issue for Spring, 1951. It first appeared in book form under the present title in the collection Sprague de Camp's New Anthology of Science Fiction, published simultaneously in hardcover by Hamilton and in paperback by Panther Books in 1953.

Editors Contribution

  1. calories

    Plural form of the word calorie.

    The mount of calories we eat every day is important to the health of our bodies.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

Anagrams for calories »

  1. carioles, coralise

How to pronounce calories?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say calories in sign language?

  1. calories


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calories in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calories in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of calories in a Sentence

  1. Del Gobbo:

    A key finding is that physical activity among older adults does not have to be strenuous to reduce heart failure risk, we saw benefits for adults who walked at moderate or brisk pace( more than 2 or 3 miles per hour) and burned calories through leisure activity, like house or yard work, walking, engaging in outdoor activities, or other forms of physical activity, equivalent to about 30 minutes per day of moderate-intensity activity.

  2. Mike Minnis:

    I think there is a misconception that every NFL player is on a 6,000-calorie diet. That is not necessarily true, one thing to consider is that the training load and stimulus of practices and overall training usually changes as the season progresses, and as a result, the athlete is not burning near the same number of calories that he was earlier in training camp and at the beginning of the season.

  3. Eric Robinson:

    We found that the number of calories in the average restaurant meal was more than the number of calories in the average fast food meal, a lot of people would expect there to be more calories in fast food, but our findings were counter to that.

  4. Alice Lichtenstein:

    I always felt its one of the few things that I enjoy that does n’t have calories.

  5. Patricia Bannan:

    The shells slow you down, and they provide a visual cue to see how much you’ve eaten, you also get 49 pistachios in an one ounce serving, for about 160 calories.

Images & Illustrations of calories

  1. caloriescaloriescaloriescaloriescalories

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for calories

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for calories »


Find a translation for the calories definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these calories definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"calories." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 16 Jul 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/calories>.

Are we missing a good definition for calories? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for calories:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.