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Hypernyms for piece

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Definitions for piece

  • verb - repair by adding pieces; "She pieced the china cup"
  • verb - eat intermittently; take small bites of; "He pieced at the sandwich all morning"; "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles"
  • verb - join during spinning; "piece the broken pieces of thread
  • verb - to join or unite the pieces of; "patch the skirt"
  • verb - create by putting components or members together; "She pieced a quilt"; "He tacked together some verses"; "They set up a committee"
  • noun - a portable gun; "he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster"
  • noun - game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games; "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board"; "he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage"
  • noun - a work of art of some artistic value; "this store sells only objets d'art"; "it is not known who created this piece"
  • noun - a separate part of a whole; "an important piece of the evidence"
  • noun - an item that is an instance of some type; "he designed a new piece of equipment"; "she bought a lovely piece of china";
  • noun - a distance; "it is down the road a piece"
  • noun - an artistic or literary composition; "he wrote an interesting piece on Iran"; "the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests"
  • noun - a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements"
  • noun - an instance of some kind; "it was a nice piece of work"; "he had a bit of good luck"
  • noun - a serving that has been cut from a larger portion; "a piece of pie"; "a slice of bread"
  • noun - a portion of a natural object; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite"
  • noun - a share of something; "a slice of the company's revenue"
  • noun - a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition; "he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather"
  • Pronounciation of piece

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    Synonyms for piece

    firearm art object piece of music while small-arm musical composition bit spell man opus slice objet d'art composition part patch put together nibble set up pick tack assemble tack together

    Antonyms for piece

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    Holonyms for piece

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    Hyponyms for piece

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    Meronyms for piece

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    Sounds like piece

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