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re·mains

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remainsnoun

    any object that is left unused or still extant

    "I threw out the remains of my dinner"

  2. cadaver, corpse, stiff, clay, remainsnoun

    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. remainsnoun

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

  2. remainsnoun

    A relic of an ancient building or other structure.

  3. remainsnoun

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

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

ChatGPT

  1. remains

    Remains refer to the leftover or preserved parts, fragments, or traces of something or someone that has been left behind or has not been completely destroyed. They can include physical remains, such as a person's body, bones, or artifacts, or non-physical remains, such as memories or feelings associated with a past event or person.

Wikidata

  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.

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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. Mainers

  2. marines

  3. Marines

  4. seminar

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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. Ralph DeSio:

    No property damage or injuries were sustained during this uncommon event while the concrete was drying, and construction remains ongoing.

  2. Nancy Pelosi:

    I don't consider it a solution, when we were in Guatemala yesterday, we asked what the terms were of that agreement and they said it hasn't really been written down, we haven't seen what that is. So I think it remains to be seen as to whether that is even a good idea and I would not encourage it.

  3. Anatoly Kalinichenko:

    We don't believe that the patient suffered poisoning, poisons or traces of their presence in the body have not been identified. Probably, the diagnosis of' poisoning' remains somewhere in the back of our minds. But we do not believe that the patient suffered poisoning.

  4. Danny Murphy:

    If [the current price] was applied to my crop and it remains in effect through harvest [it] would amount to probably $150,000 for me, i’m approaching retirement age and you take a $150,000 out of a retirement plan that you don’t have available…yeah it is a significant hit.

  5. Tony Abbott:

    The terror threat remains high ... and at this level an attack is likely, we don't know when and how an attack may come, but we do know that there are people with the intent and the capability to carry out further attacks.

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