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Meaning & Definition of Part in English

English

Part

/pɑrt/

noun

1. Something determined in relation to something that includes it

  • "He wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"
  • "I read a portion of the manuscript"
  • "The smaller component is hard to reach"
  • "The animal constituent of plankton"
    synonym:
  • part
  • ,
  • portion
  • ,
  • component part
  • ,
  • component
  • ,
  • constituent

2. Something less than the whole of a human artifact

  • "The rear part of the house"
  • "Glue the two parts together"
    synonym:
  • part
  • ,
  • portion

3. A portion of a natural object

  • "They analyzed the river into three parts"
  • "He needed a piece of granite"
    synonym:
  • part
  • ,
  • piece

4. That which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation

  • "It requires vigilance on our part"
  • "They resisted every effort on his part"
    synonym:
  • part

5. The extended spatial location of something

  • "The farming regions of france"
  • "Religions in all parts of the world"
  • "Regions of outer space"
    synonym:
  • region
  • ,
  • part

6. The actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

  • "The function of a teacher"
  • "The government must do its part"
  • "Play its role"
    synonym:
  • function
  • ,
  • office
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • role

7. An actor's portrayal of someone in a play

  • "She played the part of desdemona"
    synonym:
  • character
  • ,
  • role
  • ,
  • theatrical role
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • persona

8. Assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group

  • "He wanted his share in cash"
    synonym:
  • share
  • ,
  • portion
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • percentage

9. One of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole

  • "The written part of the exam"
  • "The finance section of the company"
  • "The bbc's engineering division"
    synonym:
  • part
  • ,
  • section
  • ,
  • division

10. A line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions

  • "His part was right in the middle"
    synonym:
  • part
  • ,
  • parting

11. The melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music

  • "He tried to sing the tenor part"
    synonym:
  • part
  • ,
  • voice

12. The part played by a person in bringing about a result

  • "I am proud of my contribution in advancing the project"
  • "They all did their share of the work"
    synonym:
  • contribution
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • share

verb

1. Go one's own way

  • Move apart
  • "The friends separated after the party"
    synonym:
  • separate
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • split

2. Discontinue an association or relation

  • Go different ways
  • "The business partners broke over a tax question"
  • "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"
  • "My friend and i split up"
    synonym:
  • separate
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • split up
  • ,
  • split
  • ,
  • break
  • ,
  • break up

3. Leave

  • "The family took off for florida"
    synonym:
  • depart
  • ,
  • part
  • ,
  • start
  • ,
  • start out
  • ,
  • set forth
  • ,
  • set off
  • ,
  • set out
  • ,
  • take off

4. Come apart

  • "The two pieces that we had glued separated"
    synonym:
  • separate
  • ,
  • divide
  • ,
  • part

5. Force, take, or pull apart

  • "He separated the fighting children"
  • "Moses parted the red sea"
    synonym:
  • separate
  • ,
  • disunite
  • ,
  • divide
  • ,
  • part

adverb

1. In part

  • In some degree
  • Not wholly
  • "I felt partly to blame"
  • "He was partially paralyzed"
    synonym:
  • partially
  • ,
  • partly
  • ,
  • part

Examples of using

Human nails were part of the witch's brew.
Shut up! We'll miss the best part.
You missed the best part.