• word of the day

    share

    share - Dictionary definition and meaning for word share

    Definition
    (noun) assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group
    Synonyms : part , percentage , portion
    Example Sentence
    • he wanted his share in cash
    Definition
    (noun) any of the equal portions into which the capital stock of a corporation is divided and ownership of which is evidenced by a stock certificate
    Example Sentence
    • he bought 100 shares of IBM at the market price
    Definition
    (noun) the allotment of some amount by dividing something
    Synonyms : parcel , portion
    Example Sentence
    • death gets more than its share of attention from theologians
    Definition
    (noun) the part played by a person in bringing about a result
    Synonyms : contribution , part
    Example Sentence
    • I am proud of my contribution in advancing the project
    • they all did their share of the work
    Definition
    (noun) a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil
    Synonyms : ploughshare , plowshare
    Definition
    (verb) have in common
    Example Sentence
    • Our children share a love of music
    • The two countries share a long border
    Definition
    (verb) use jointly or in common Definition
    (verb) have, give, or receive a share of
    Synonyms : partake , partake in
    Example Sentence
    • We shared the cake
    Definition
    (verb) give out as one's portion or share
    Synonyms : apportion , deal , divvy up , portion out
    Definition
    (verb) communicate
    Example Sentence
    • I'd like to share this idea with you
Connect with us on Facebook