The spoken sign of a conception or an idea; an articulate or
vocal sound, or a combination of articulate and vocal sounds, uttered
by the human voice, and by custom expressing an idea or ideas; a single
component part of human speech or language; a constituent part of a
sentence; a term; a vocable.
Hence, the written or printed character, or combination of
characters, expressing such a term; as, the words on a page.
Talk; discourse; speech; language.
Account; tidings; message; communication; information; --
used only in the singular.
Signal; order; command; direction.
Language considered as implying the faith or authority of the
person who utters it; statement; affirmation; declaration; promise.
Verbal contention; dispute.
A brief remark or observation; an expression; a phrase,
clause, or short sentence.
To use words, as in discussion; to argue; to dispute.
To express in words; to phrase.
To ply with words; also, to cause to be by the use of a
word or words.