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gives

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Gives(noun)

    fetters

    Etymology: [See Give, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gives

    jīvz, n. Same as Gyves.

Editors Contribution

  1. gives

    Verb form of the word give.

    He gives his future wife the love and support and she gives the same for their relationship to grow and change.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 3, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gives' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1009

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'gives' in Written Corpus Frequency: #824

How to pronounce gives?

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

How to say gives in sign language?

  1. gives

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gives in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gives in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of gives in a Sentence

  1. Dale Carnegie:

    Tell me what gives a man or woman their greatest pleasure and I'll tell you their philosophy of life.

  2. Shawn Sanders:

    I was like, Man, thats crazy, it really hit home. That gives me the power and the energy to keep going and be the person I am today, and continue to help people, help the youth coming up under me and just continue to live life and flourish.

  3. Bhavabhuti:

    The mind alike, Vigorous or weak, is capable of culture, But still bears fruit according to its nature. ?Tis not the teacher?s skill that rears the scholar: The sparkling gem gives back the glorious radiance It drinks from other light, but the dull earth Absorbs the blaze, and yields no gleam again.

  4. Martial:

    Fortune gives too much to many, enough to none.

  5. Kip Burgess:

    Nothing in the world gives me more anxiety than just getting my medication, there's nothing you can do but beg.

Images & Illustrations of gives

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