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Webster Dictionary

  1. Givesnoun

    fetters

  2. Etymology: [See Give, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Gives

    jīvz, n. Same as Gyves.

Editors Contribution

  1. givesverb

    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

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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. Susan S. Taylor:

    We need quiet time to examine our lives openly and honestly. . . spending quiet time alone gives your mind an opportunity to renew itself and create order.

  2. Jodi McDade:

    The media gives us such a beating. Right now we're going through all the brouhaha over the Confederate Flag and refighting the Civil War, the notion that we're all toting our sheet and white top hat and stuff is so wrong, and I'm hoping that's what people will see.

  3. James Kavanaugh:

    This gives me immense confidence in our future.

  4. Henry Taylor:

    He who gives what he would as readily throw away, gives without generosity; for the essence of generosity is in self sacrifice.

  5. Francois De La Rochefoucauld:

    Nothing is less sincere than our mode of asking and giving advice. He who asks seems to have a deference for the opinion of his friend, while he only aims to get approval of his own and make his friend responsible for his action. And he who gives advice repays the confidence supposed to be placed in him by a seemingly disinterested zeal, while he seldom means anything by his advice but his own interest or reputation.

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