AM

americium, Am, atomic number

(noun) a radioactive transuranic metallic element; discovered by bombarding uranium with helium atoms

BE

be

(verb) spend or use time; “I may be an hour”

be, follow

(verb) work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function; “He is a herpetologist”; “She is our resident philosopher”

exist, be

(verb) have an existence, be extant; “Is there a God?”

be

(verb) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); “John is rich”; “This is not a good answer”

be, live

(verb) have life, be alive; “Our great leader is no more”; “My grandfather lived until the end of war”

be

(verb) be identical to; be someone or something; “The president of the company is John Smith”; “This is my house”

constitute, represent, make up, comprise, be

(verb) form or compose; “This money is my only income”; “The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance”; “These constitute my entire belonging”; “The children made up the chorus”; “This sum represents my entire income for a year”; “These few men comprise his entire army”

be

(verb) occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere; “Where is my umbrella?”; “The toolshed is in the back”; “What is behind this behavior?”

equal, be

(verb) be identical or equivalent to; “One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!”

embody, be, personify

(verb) represent, as of a character on stage; “Derek Jacobi was Hamlet”

cost, be

(verb) be priced at; “These shoes cost $100”

be

(verb) happen, occur, take place; “I lost my wallet; this was during the visit to my parents’ house”; “There were two hundred people at his funeral”; “There was a lot of noise in the kitchen”

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology

Verb

am

first-person singular present indicative of be

Adverb

am (not comparable)

Alternative spelling of a.m.

Anagrams

• -ma-, M&A, M.A., MA, Ma, ma

Proper noun

AM

Abbreviation of Amazonas (state of Brazil)

(music) Initialism of Arctic Monkeys.

Adjective

AM (not comparable)

(timekeeping) Initialism of Anno Mundi. (Latin for in the year of the world)

Coordinate terms

(Anno Mundi)

• AD (Anno Domini)

• BC (Before Christ)

• CE (Common Era)

• BCE (Before Common Era)

• AP (After Present) (A.D. 1950 == "Present")

• BP (Before Present) (A.D. 1950 == "Present")

• AH (Anno Hegirae)

Adverb

AM (not comparable)

(sometimes, lower case, often, punctuated) Initialism of ante meridiem (borrowed from Latin); before noon.

Noun

AM (countable and uncountable, plural AMs)

(education) Initialism of Artium Magister.

(education) Initialism of Master of Arts.

(politics, UK) Initialism of Assembly Member. (A title similar to MP, placed after the name of a Member of the Welsh National Assembly.)

(property law) Initialism of automated mapping. (Used in conjunction with Facilities Managements abbreviations (AM/FM).)

Member of the Order of Australia.

(communication, broadcasting) Initialism of amplitude modulation.; contrasted with FM

(manufacturing) Initialism of additive manufacturing.

Anagrams

• -ma-, M&A, M.A., MA, Ma, ma

Adjective

Am

Shortened form of America or American, particularly as used in commercial names.

Shortened form of amateur, particularly as used in commercial names.

Anagrams

• -ma-, M&A, M.A., MA, Ma, ma

Source: Wiktionary



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