Definition of Row

1. Noun. An arrangement of objects or people side by side in a line. "A row of chairs"

Generic synonyms: Line
Specialized synonyms: Serration, Terrace

2. Verb. Propel with oars. "They row down the river "; "Row the boat across the lake"
Specialized synonyms: Stroke, Feather, Square, Pull, Scull
Generic synonyms: Boat
Derivative terms: Rower, Rowing

3. Noun. An angry dispute. "They had words"

4. Noun. A long continuous strip (usually running horizontally). "Rows of barbed wire protected the trenches"
Generic synonyms: Strip

5. Noun. (construction) a layer of masonry. "A course of bricks"
Exact synonyms: Course
Specialized synonyms: Damp Course, Damp-proof Course, Row Of Bricks
Generic synonyms: Bed, Layer
Group relationships: Wall

6. Noun. A linear array of numbers, letters, or symbols side by side.
Generic synonyms: Array
Group relationships: Table, Tabular Array

7. Noun. A continuous chronological succession without an interruption. "They won the championship three years in a row"

8. Noun. The act of rowing as a sport.
Exact synonyms: Rowing
Terms within: Feather, Feathering
Specialized synonyms: Crab, Sculling
Generic synonyms: Athletics, Sport

Definition of Row

1. a. & adv. Rough; stern; angry.

2. n. A noisy, turbulent quarrel or disturbance; a brawl.

3. n. A series of persons or things arranged in a continued line; a line; a rank; a file; as, a row of trees; a row of houses or columns.

4. v. t. To propel with oars, as a boat or vessel, along the surface of water; as, to row a boat.

5. v. i. To use the oar; as, to row well.

6. n. The act of rowing; excursion in a rowboat.

Definition of Row

1. Noun. A line of objects, often regularly spaced, such as seats in a theatre, vegetable plants in a garden etc. ¹

2. Noun. A line of entries in a table, etc., going from left to right, as opposed to a column going from top to bottom ¹

3. Noun. (weightlifting) An exercise performed with a pulling motion of the arms towards the back. ¹

4. Verb. (transitive or intransitive nautical) To propel (a boat or other craft) over water using oars. ¹

5. Noun. A noisy argument ¹

6. Noun. A continual loud noise. ¹

7. Verb. (intransitive) to argue noisily ¹

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Definition of Row

1. to propel by means of oars [v -ED, -ING, -S] : ROWABLE [adj]

Medical Definition of Row

1. A series of persons or things arranged in a continued line; a line; a rank; a file; as, a row of trees; a row of houses or columns. "And there were windows in three rows." (1 Kings vii. 4) "The bright seraphim in burning row. " (Milton) Row culture, the points on a line, infinite in number, as the points in which a pencil of rays is intersected by a line. Origin: OE. Rowe, rawe, rewe, AS. Raw, rw; probably akin to D. Rij, G. Reihe; cf. Skr. Rkha a line, stroke. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Row

rove beetle
rove beetles
row (current term)
row house
row houses
row of bricks
row space
row spaces
rowan tree

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