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— English words —
  • on adj. In the state of being active, functioning or operating.
  • on adj. Performing according to schedule.
  • on adj. (chiefly Britain, informal, usually negative) Acceptable, appropriate.
  • on adj. (informal) Destined, normally in the context of a challenge being accepted; involved, doomed.
  • on adj. (baseball, informal) Having reached a base as a runner and being positioned there, awaiting further…
  • on adj. (euphemistic) Menstruating.
  • on adv. To an operating state.
  • on adv. Along, forwards (continuing an action).
  • on adv. In continuation, at length.
  • on adv. (cricket) In, or towards the half of the field on the same side as the batsman’s legs; the left…
  • on adv. (obsolete in the US) Later.
  • on prep. Positioned at the upper surface of, touching from above.
  • on prep. At or near; adjacent to.
  • on prep. Covering.
  • on prep. At the date of.
  • on prep. Some time during the day of.
  • on prep. Dealing with the subject of, about, or concerning something.
  • on prep. Touching; hanging from.
  • on prep. (informal) In the possession of.
  • on prep. Because of, or due to.
  • on prep. Upon; at the time of (and often because of).
  • on prep. Paid for by.
  • on prep. Used to indicate a means or medium.
  • on prep. Indicating a means of subsistence.
  • on prep. Away or occupied with (e.g. a scheduled activity).
  • on prep. Denoting performance or action by contact with the surface, upper part, or outside of anything;…
  • on prep. Regularly taking (a drug).
  • on prep. Under the influence of (a drug).
  • on prep. (mathematics) Having identical domain and codomain.
  • on prep. (mathematics) Having 𝑉𝑛 as domain and V as codomain, for some set V and integer n.
  • on prep. (mathematics) Generated by.
  • on prep. Supported by (the specified part of itself).
  • on prep. At a given time after the start of something; at.
  • on prep. In addition to; besides; indicating multiplication or succession in a series.
  • on prep. (obsolete, regional) of.
  • on prep. Indicating dependence or reliance; with confidence in.
  • on prep. Toward; for; indicating the object of an emotion.
  • on prep. (obsolete) At the peril of, or for the safety of.
  • on prep. In the service of; connected with; of the number of.
  • on prep. By virtue of; with the pledge of.
  • on prep. To the account or detriment of; denoting imprecation or invocation, or coming to, falling, or resting upon.
  • on prep. (especially when numbers of combatants or competitors are specified) Against; in opposition to.
  • on v. (transitive, Singapore, Philippines) to switch on.
  • on prep. (Britain dialectal, Scotland) Without.
  • on n. In the Japanese language, a pronunciation, or reading, of a kanji character that was originally based…
  • ON prop.n. Abbreviation of Ontario, a province of Canada.
  • ON prop.n. Initialism of Old Norse.
  • -on suff. (physics, mathematics and biology) Forming nouns denoting subatomic particles (proton), quanta…
  • -on suff. (biology, genetics) Forming names of things considered as basic or fundamental units, such as codon or recon.
  • -on suff. (chemistry) Forming names of noble gases and certain nonmetal elements (such as boron or silicon).
  • on- pref. on, at, toward, upon.
  • ON. prop.n. Abbreviation of Old Norse.
— Translingual —
  • 🔛 sym. On left and right.
— Foreign words, define in English —
  • Ancient greek
    • σή adj. nominative/vocative singular feminine of σός (sós).
    • σῇ adj. feminine dative singular of σός (sós).
  • Armenian
  • Azerbaijani
    • ön adj. front.
    • ön adj. preliminary.
  • Azerbaijani - Crimean tatar - Turkish - Turkmen
    • on num. ten.
  • Azerbaijani - Turkish
  • Basque
    • on adj. good.
    • on adj. useful, convenient.
  • Catalan
    • on adv. where.
  • Cebuano
    • -on suff. Used to form nouns indicating objects, persons or action expressed by the root.
    • -on suff. Demonym-forming suffix.
    • -on suff. Object trigger verb suffix.
  • Central franconian
    • on conj. and.
  • Classical nahuatl
    • on pron. (demonstrative) that; those.
  • Cornish
  • Crimean tatar
    • adj. right.
    • adv. right.
  • Czech
    • on pron. he (third person personal singular).
    • cont. Contraction of o + něj.
  • Danish
    • -on suff. (organic chemistry) -one.
  • Esperanto
    • -on- suff. Root form of -ono.
  • Estonian
    • on v. third-person singular present indicative of olema.
    • on v. third-person plural present indicative of olema.
  • Finnish
    • on v. third-person singular indicative present of olla.
    • -on suff. Suffix variant for the illative singular, see -Vn.
    • -ön suff. Suffix variant for the illative singular: see -Vn.
  • German low german
    • on conj. (in several dialects, including Low Prussian) Alternative form of un (and).
  • Gothic
    • -on rom. Romanization of -𐍉𐌽.
  • Hungarian
    • ón n. tin (symbol: Sn).
    • ön pron. (personal) you (formal).
    • -on suff. (case suffix) on. Used to form the superessive case.
    • -on suff. (verb suffix, chiefly archaic or dialectal) Indefinite third-person singular suffix (currently…
    • -ön suff. (case suffix) on. Used to form the superessive case.
    • ön- pref. self-.
  • Ido
    • on pron. Apocopic form of onu; one, someone, they (indefinite personal pronoun).
  • Interlingua
    • on pron. one (indefinite personal pronoun).
  • Irish
    • ón cont. Contraction of ó + an: (from the).
    • ón prep. (dialectal) Alternative form of ó (“from, since”).
    • 'on cont. (colloquial) Alternative form of don.
    • ó'n cont. Superseded spelling of ón.
  • Japanese
    • on rom. Rōmaji transcription of おん.
  • Karelian
    • on v. (there) is.
  • Kashubian
  • Ligurian
    • -ón suff. Emphasizes that something is large, grand, intense, important.
    • -ón suff. Used with a verb stem to form agent nouns.
  • Limburgish
  • Luxembourgish - Middle dutch
    • on- pref. un-, in-.
  • Middle english
    • on prep. in; on.
  • Northern sami
    • on adv. again.
  • Old armenian
    • օդ n. air; weather; wind, light wind, breeze.
    • օդ n. footwear.
    • -օղ suff. Forming adjectives and agent nouns from verbs.
  • Old english
    • on prep. (West Saxon) on, in, at, among.
    • on adv. (West Saxon) (with verbs of taking or depriving) from.
    • on- pref. Forming verbs and adjectives from participles and nouns, with various senses of on, upon, to, there, thither.
    • on- pref. (inchoactive) in, into; prefix used to intensify an action or to denote origin or initiation.
    • on- pref. denoting reverse action.
    • on- pref. off, away.
  • Old french
    • on pron. one (gender-neutral third-person singular pronoun).
  • Old irish
    • ón pron. clitic form of sodain.
    • ón pron. (adverbial use) so, thus.
  • Old norse
    • ón n. hope, expectation.
  • Old saxon
    • -on suff. (verbal suffix) used to form the infinitive of class 2 weak verbs (an alternative ending -oian…
  • Polish
    • on pron. he (for animate nouns), it (for inanimate nouns).
    • on pron. (obsolete) this (demonstrative).
    • cont. Contraction of o niego.
  • Romansch
    • on n. (Sutsilvan, Vallader) year.
  • Serbo-croatian - Slovene
    • on pron. he.
  • Slovak
    • on pron. he (third-person personal masculine singular pronoun).
  • Southeastern tepehuan
    • on n. salt.
  • Swedish
    • on n. indefinite plural of o.
    • ön n. indefinite plural of ö.
    • ön n. definite singular of ö.
  • Uzbek
  • Venetian
    • on art. a, an.
    • òn v. first-person plural present indicative of aver.
  • Vietnamese
    • ôn v. to review, to revise.
    • ơn n. favor (deed in which help is voluntarily provided).
    • ồn adj. loud, noisy.
    • ổn adj. settled; steady.
    • ổn adj. satisfactory; fair; OK.
    • ớn v. to be sickening for (cold, flu, etc.).
    • ớn v. to be fed up with; to be sick of.
    • ớn v. (Southern Vietnam) to be scared of; to fear.
  • Volapük
    • on pron. it.
    • on pron. (obsolete, indefinite personal pronoun) one.
    • -ön suff. Used to form the infinitive form of verbs.
  • Walloon
    • on num. one.
  • Welsh
    • o'n v. Contraction of roeddwn.
    • o'n v. Contraction of roedden.
    • o'n v. Contraction of doeddwn.
    • o'n v. Contraction of doedden.
    • o'n v. Contraction of oeddwn.
    • o'n v. Contraction of oedden.
  • Yanesha'
— English words, define in German —
  • on  Adv. an, eingeschaltet.
  • on  Präp. auf.
  • on  Präp. bei.
  • on  Präp. in.
  • on  Präp. nach.
  • on  Präp. über.
— English words, define in Dutch —
  • on  voorz. op (bovenop).
  • on  voorz. op (tijd).
  • on  voorz. aan.
  • on  bijv. aan.
— English word, define in Latin —
  • on  praep. In; supra.
— English words, define in French —
  • on  adj. Allumé.
  • on  adj. Qui a lieu, qui se déroule à l’antenne (pour un évènement, un programme…).
  • on  prép. Sur (position plus élevée).
  • on  prép. Sur, à (attaché à).
  • on  prép. Dans (pour le nom d’une rue).
  • on  prép. En, dans (pour voyager - ne s’applique qu’à certains modes de transport).
  • on  prép. (pour les noms de jours de la semaine).
  • on  prép. À (pour un média).
  • on  prép. Sur (Internet).
  • on  adv. En continuant, sur la durée.
  • -on  suff. (Physique) -on.
— English words, define in Spanish —
  • on  prep. Posicionado sobre la superficie superior de.
  • on  prep. Que ocurre en la fecha especificada.
  • on  prep. Relacionado con el tema ..., sobre el tema.
  • on  prep. Indica contacto con.
  • on  prep. Utilizado para indicar el estar en el estado o en el proceso que se especifica.
  • on  prep. Utilizado para indicar la posición dentro de una zona o región.
— English words, define in Portuguese —
  • on  adj. ligado.
  • on  prep. sobre; em cima de (em contato), em.
  • on  prep. em.
— English words, define in Italian —
  • on  prep. sopra (con contatto fisico), su.
  • on  prep. a.
  • on  prep. in.
  • on  agg. attivo, acceso.
— In German —
  • on  Abk. häufig in Chats verwendet: online.
  • -on  Suff. Chemie: Ketonverbindung innerhalb des derivierten Stoffes.
— In Dutch —
  • -on  (scheikunde) (element) ter vorming van namen van enkele gassen.
  • -on  (scheikunde) ter vorming van namen van enkele kunstvezels b…
  • -on  (natuurkunde) ter vorming van namen van moluculaire en subatomaire…
  • on-  toegevoegd aan een naamwoord drukt dit voorvoegsel het tegendeel uit.
  • on-  slecht, onbehaaglijk.
— In French —
  • on  pron. Pronom de la troisième personne du singulier. — Note d’usage…
  • on  pron. Nous.
  • on  pron. (Informel) Je. Note d’usage : pour indiquer que le locuteur…
  • on  pron. (Familier) Tu, vous ou n’importe quelle personne autre que moi.
  • On  n.prop. (Géographie) Section de la commune de Marche-en-Famenne en Belgique.
  • ON  sym. (Politique) Option Nationale (parti politique québécois 2011-).
  • -on  suff. Suffixe diminutif.
  • -on  suff. Suffixe indiquant la provenance ou la profession.
  • -on  suff. (Physique) Suffixe concernant une particule.
  • -on  suff. (Vieilli) Suffixe adverbial dans l’ancien système lexical.
396 English words from 153 English definitions

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52 English words from 52 foreign definitions

adverbial applique attaché auf Chats cima commune con continuant dans dentro des dit een element het Indica Internet jours les lexical lieu Marche modes moi nom noms Note Nous online Option para parti Physique plus politique position pour profession programme provenance que rue Section superior supra ter transport usage van voyager zona

4 foreign words from 153 English definitions

deed␣in niego Sutsilvan Vallader

100 foreign words from 52 foreign definitions

aan acceso à␣l’antenne Allumé ancien antenne attivo autre bei Belgique bovenop certains Chemie concernant contacto contato contatto de␣la dentro␣de derivierten déroule diminutif drukt durée d’usage eingeschaltet élevée em␣cima enkele especifica especificada estado estar évènement Familier fecha fisico gassen Géographie häufig importe indicar indiquant indiquer Informel innerhalb jours␣de␣la␣semaine kunstvezels ligado locuteur Marche-en-Famenne média naamwoord nach namen Nationale natuurkunde n’importe n’importe␣quelle ocurre onbehaaglijk particule parti␣politique personne posición Posicionado proceso Pronom québécois quelle qui región Relacionado scheikunde semaine singulier slecht sobre sopra Stoffes Suffixe superficie sur système tegendeel tema tijd toegevoegd troisième troisième␣personne über uit una une Utilizado verwendet Vieilli voorvoegsel vorming vous

1585 suffixes (New words found by adding one or more letters at the end of the word.)

Ona ONA onc ONC one -one ONF. oni ONI ONM ono ONP Ont ONT on't Ont. Onam Onan ONAs ONCA once ONCJ onco- ONCs onct onde oned oneg one␣L oner ones one's 'oney ONFI Onge ongo onia onis on␣it only onna 'onna onoi onos onry ONSC onst onto onto- on␣to +1535 words

88209 times in the middle (New words found by adding letters in front and at the end of the word.)

AONB AONs bona Bona bond Bond bone Bone Bône bong Bong bonk Bonk Bonn Bono BoNT bony BONY cond cond. cone Cone conf conf. Cong. coni conj conj. conk conn CONN Conn. cono- cons CONs cont cont. cony CoNY CONY Dona done Done dong Dong donk Donn dono dons Dons +88159 words

23895 prefixes (New words found by adding one or more letters in front of the word.)

AON Bon BON Bön con Con CON con- don Don DON don' Don. eon EON fon Fon gon -gon gon' gon- hon Hon 'hon h'on Hon. ion Ion -ion Jon Jon. Lon mon Mon MON mon- mon. Mon. non non- Non. -oon pon Pon 'pon ron Ron RON son Son SON -son +23843 words

6 anagrams (New words found by changing the order of the letter.)

no No NO no. No. N.O.

153 anagrams found with an extra letter (New words formed with all the letter from the word and an extra letter.)

ano- AON Bon BON Bön CNO con Con CON con- don Don DON don' Don. eno- eon EON fon Fon gon -gon gon' gon- hon Hon 'hon h'on Hon. -ino ion Ion -ion Jno. Jon Jon. kno Lon MNO mon Mon MON mon- mon. Mon. nao Nao NAO NCO neo Neo NEO neo- +100 words

157 cousins (New words found by changing only one letter.)

an An AN -an an' an- A/N a(n) bn Bn bn. Bn. B.N. Cn CN c'n C/N d—n en EN -en en- fn Fn FN f.n. HN Hn. in IN -in i'n in- -in' Jn ln LN l.n. mn Mn MN NN nn. N.N. OA ob Ob OB ob- ob. Ob. Oc OC Oc. O.C. O.␣C. od OD O&D O/D O.D. oe OE œ Œ OE. of OF Of- OF. og Og OG 'og O.G. oh OH oi Oi OI -oi oi! OJ ok Ok OK Ok. OK. O.␣K. ol OL -ol ol' Ol. om OM O.M. oo OO oo- O&O O/O oö- (+54 words)

8 epenthesis (New words found when adding only one letter.)

OCN ODN OFN ohn -oon OPN orn own


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