"par" Definition

  1. n. See Parr.
  2. prep. By; with; -- used frequently in Early English in phrases taken from the French, being sometimes written as a part of the word which it governs; as, par amour, or paramour; par cas, or parcase; par fay, or parfay.
  3. n. Equal value; equality of nominal and actual value; the value expressed on the face or in the words of a certificate of value, as a bond or other commercial paper.
  4. n. Equality of condition or circumstances.

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Position in dictionary: 70907 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., prep., n., n.,
Words that start with "par": 581
Words that end with "par": 16
Words that contain "par": 1018
Next words in dictionary: para, para grass, para nut, para-, parabanic
Previous words in dictionary: paque, papyrus, papyrography, papyrograph, papyrine

English Dictionary Definition of par

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