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Princeton's WordNet

  1. devicesnoun

    an inclination or desire; used in the plural in the phrase `left to your own devices'

    "eventually the family left the house to the devices of this malevolent force"; "the children were left to their own devices"

Editors Contribution

  1. devicesnoun

    Plural noun of device.

    The family had a number of devices in the home that required a monthly data contract so they put them all into one family data bundle with their broadband provider.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2016  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'devices' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4141

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of devices in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of devices in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of devices in a Sentence

  1. Hugo Castro:

    If you go to the canal you see a bunch of homemade floatation devices. It's such a violent gamble, and people are consistently willing to do it. a tanker truck pulled up that evening and started spraying water on the road.

  2. Manuel Emch:

    Interest in metiers d'art has grown strongly over recent years in line with interest in all things crafted and more individualistic, it's a natural evolution for the watch too. Since we have all these devices giving us the time, the watch is becoming more of a decorative piece. Besides, movement development is so time and investment-intensive that to make the mechanically unique is rarely possible in the way it is with metiers d'art.

  3. Tom Rosenberg:

    Parents are desperate for their kids to be out in nature with their peers and away from tech devices after two years of social distancing.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    I did it for convenience, and I now looking back think that it might have been smarter to have two devices from the very beginning.

  5. Sameer Singh:

    The lines between 'high-end' and 'low-end' devices is blurring, which leaves price as the sole differentiator for most mass market buyers.

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