What does contents mean?

Definitions for contents
con·tents

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contents, table of contents(noun)

    a list of divisions (chapters or articles) and the pages on which they start

Wiktionary

  1. contents(Noun)

    That which is contained.

  2. contents(Noun)

    A table of contents, a list of chapters, etc. in a book, and the page numbers on which they start.

    I always start a book by reading the dustjacket and the contents before I really dig in to the content itself.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contents

    of Content

  2. Contents

    see Content, n

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. contents

    A document which the master of a merchantman must deliver to the custom-house searcher, before he can clear outwards; it describes the vessel's destination, cargo, and all necessary particulars.

Editors Contribution

  1. contents

    Plural noun of content.

    The contents of the contract were only given to those who it affected and not all actors within the company.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on March 14, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'contents' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3208

How to pronounce contents?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say contents in sign language?

  1. contents

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contents in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contents in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of contents in a Sentence

  1. Kristen Dahl:

    Its actually nice when Im looking at gut contents.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    It’s not for me to disclose the contents of those conversations.

  3. Isabel Maples:

    Pack one cooler for drinks and another one for food, to keep both cooler contents colder.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    A writer travels through the heart again and again to express the beauty of its contents.

  5. State Department spokesman John Kirby:

    We will not comment on the contents of this year’s report until after the report is released.

Images & Illustrations of contents

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