MO

Missouri, Show Me State, MO, Mo.

(noun) a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union

molybdenum, Mo, atomic number

(noun) a polyvalent metallic element that resembles chromium and tungsten in its properties; used to strengthen and harden steel

moment, mo, minute, second, bit

(noun) an indefinitely short time; “wait just a moment”; “in a mo”; “it only takes a minute”; “in just a bit”

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology 1

Proper noun

Mo

A diminutive of the male given names Mohammed, Moses, Maurice.

A diminutive of the female given names Marjorie, Maureen.

Etymology 2

Proper noun

Mo

A Chinese surname.

Anagrams

• O.M., OM, om

Proper noun

MO

Missouri, a state of the United States of America.

(stock symbol) Altria Group

(Judaism) Modern Orthodox

Noun

MO (countable and uncountable, plural MOs)

Moderate Intellectual Disability, a disability often requiring special education services.

modus operandi

(banking) money order

(military) medical officer (British army)

(dentistry) Initialism of mesio occlusal.

(chemistry) Initialism of molecular orbital.

Anagrams

• O.M., OM, om

Etymology 1

Adverb

mo (not comparable)

(obsolete) to a greater degree

(now dialectal) further, longer

Adjective

mo (not comparable)

(archaic, dialectal) Greater in amount, quantity, or number (of discrete objects, as opposed to more, which was applied to substances)

Etymology 2

Noun

mo (plural mos)

(abbreviation) month

Etymology 3

Noun

mo (uncountable)

(colloquial) moment

Etymology 4

Noun

mo (plural mos)

(slang) a homosexual

Etymology 5

Adjective

mo (not comparable)

(slang) more

Etymology 6

Noun

mo (plural mos)

(Australia, New Zealand, colloquial) A moustache

Etymology 7

Clipping.

Noun

mo (plural mos)

(prison slang) A molester.

Anagrams

• O.M., OM, om

Source: Wiktionary



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