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  Words related to letter

Related / Similar Words: missive, varsity letter, letter of the alphabet, alphabetic character

 

Definition:
  • a written message addressed to a person or organization; "mailed an indignant letter to the editor";
  • an award earned by participation in a school sport; "he won letters in three sports";
  • the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters";
  • a strictly literal interpretation (as distinct from the intention); "he followed instructions to the letter"; "he obeyed the letter of the law";
  • owner who lets another person use something (housing usually) for hire;
  • mark letters on or mark with letters;
  • set down or print with letters;
  • win an athletic letter;

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    Hyponyms: business letter, covering letter, cover letter, crank letter, encyclical, encyclical letter, fan letter, personal letter, form letter, open letter, chain letter, pastoral, round robin, airmail letter, air letter, aerogram, aerogramme, epistle, dead letter, dead mail, letter of intent, invitation, ascender, descender, digraph, initial, A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, double-u, X, Y, Z, zee, zed, ezed, izzard, alpha, beta, gamma, delta, epsilon, zeta, eta, theta, iota, kappa, lambda, mu, nu, xi, omicron, pi, rho, sigma, tau, upsilon, phi, chi, khi, psi, omega, aleph, beth, gimel, daleth, he, waw, zayin, heth, teth, yodh, kaph, lamedh, mem, nun, samekh, ayin, pe, sadhe, qoph, resh, sin, shin, taw, polyphone, polyphonic letter, block letter, block capital, vowel, consonant

     

    Part Meronyms: correspondence, mail, spelling

     

    Member Meronyms: alphabet

     

    Derivational Morphology: lease, let, rent, letter of the alphabet, alphabetic character, letterer, varsity letter

     

    Anagrams: teller, Teller, retell

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: letër   Armenian: նամակ  
    Basque: eskutitz   Bulgarian: буква and писмо  
    Catalan: carta and lletra   Chinese: 字母 and  
    Croatian: pismo and slovo   Danish: bogstav and brev  
    Dutch: brief and letter   Esperanto: letero and litero  
    Estonian: kiri and täht   Finnish: kirjain and kirje  
    French: lettre   German: Brief and Buchstabe  
    Greek: γράμμα and επιστολή   Hindi: पत्र  
    Hungarian: betű and levél   Icelandic: bókstafur and bréf  
    Indonesian: huruf and surat   Irish: litir  
    Italian: lettera   Japanese: 手紙 and 文字  
    Korean: 문자 and 편지   Kurdish: نامه‌ and پیت  
    Latin: epistula and littera   Latvian: burts and vēstule  
    Lithuanian: laiškas and raidė   Norwegian: brev  
    Polish: list and litera   Portuguese: carta and letra  
    Romanian: literă and scrisoare   Russian: буква and письмо  
    Serbian: писмо and slovo   Slovak: list and písmeno  
    Slovene: pismo and črka   Spanish: carta and letra  
    Swahili: barua and herufi   Swedish: bokstav and brev  
    Tamil: எழுத்து and கடுதாசி   Telugu: అక్షరం and ఉత్తరము  
    Turkish: mektup   Ukrainian: буква and лист  
     
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