What does remains mean?

Definitions for remains
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remains(noun)

    any object that is left unused or still extant

    "I threw out the remains of my dinner"

  2. cadaver, corpse, stiff, clay, remains(noun)

    the dead body of a human being

    "the cadaver was intended for dissection"; "the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse"; "the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river"; "honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay"

Wiktionary

  1. remains(Noun)

    What is left after a person (or any organism) dies; a corpse.

  2. remains(Noun)

    A relic of an ancient building or other structure.

  3. remains(Noun)

    All that is left of the stock of some things; remnants.

    He couldn't bring himself to eat the remains of the chicken dinner.

Freebase

  1. Remains

    Remains is the sixth album by the band Annihilator. It was released in 1997. All instruments were performed by Jeff Waters following the dissolution of the previous line-up. However, John Bates and Dave Steele make an appearance on "No Love" on guitars and vocals respectively, with Steele also appearing on "Wind". The album features a more industrial-oriented sound and also features a drum machine.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'remains' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1336

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'remains' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3838

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'remains' in Nouns Frequency: #2359

Anagrams for remains »

  1. marines, Marines

  2. seminar

  3. Mainers

  4. Marines

How to pronounce remains?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say remains in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of remains in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of remains in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of remains in a Sentence

  1. Michael Gapen:

    We look for very minimal changes in the statement and ... for verbal communications after the meeting, in speeches and interviews, to say, 'Yes, December remains a possibility,'.

  2. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi:

    India remains an exceptionally important market to Uber and we will continue to invest in growing our local Rides business.

  3. James Lankford:

    The American people have signaled a bold new direction for Washington with the election of President-elect Donald Trump, although the federal debt was n’t a major focus during the presidential campaign, it remains a serious impending crisis that must be addressed.

  4. Joseph Votel:

    We haven't seen a significant change in their behavior, just as we've kind of been talking about here, with the agreement, to me …that remains a concern.

  5. Michael Winkleman:

    Clearly this was a tragic accident and the family's singular goal remains for something like this to never happen again.

Images & Illustrations of remains

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