What does of mean?

Definitions for of
ʌv, ɒv; unstressed əv or, esp. before consonants, əof

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Wiktionary

  1. of(Preposition)

    Expressing separation.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  2. of(Preposition)

    Expressing origin.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  3. of(Preposition)

    Expressing agency.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  4. of(Preposition)

    Expressing composition, substance.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  5. of(Preposition)

    Introducing subject matter.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  6. of(Preposition)

    Having effect.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  7. of(Preposition)

    Expressing possession.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  8. of(Preposition)

    Forming the "objective genitive".

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  9. of(Preposition)

    Expressing qualities or characteristics.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

  10. of(Preposition)

    Expressing a point in time.

    Etymology: Unstressed form of æf

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Of

    ov, prep. from or out from: belonging to: out of: among: proceeding from, so in the Litany and Nicene Creed: owing to: with: over: concerning: during: (B. and Pr. Bk.) sometimes=by, from, on, or over.—Of purpose (B.), intentionally. [A.S. of; Dut. af, Ger. ab, also L. ab, Gr. apo.]

Editors Contribution

  1. of

    Connected to.

    They have a tin of tomatoes and decided to put it with vegetables and sauce for dinner.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 29, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'of' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'of' in Written Corpus Frequency: #9

Anagrams for of »

  1. F/O, fo, fo'

How to pronounce of?

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

How to say of in sign language?

  1. of

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of of in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of of in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of of

  1. ofofofofof

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