Definition of Piece in English :
Define Piece in English
Piece meaning in English
Meaning of Piece in English
Pronunciation of Piece in English
Piece pronunciation in English
Pronounce Piece in Englishsee synonyms of piece
a separate part of a whole
Example Sentences:'an important piece of the evidence'
an item that is an instance of some type
Example Sentences:'he designed a new piece of equipment''she bought a lovely piece of china'
3. part, piece
a portion of a natural object
Example Sentences:'they analyzed the river into three parts''he needed a piece of granite'
a musical work that has been created
Example Sentences:'the composition is written in four movements'
5. bit, piece
an instance of some kind
Example Sentences:'it was a nice piece of work''he had a bit of good luck'
an artistic or literary composition
Example Sentences:'he wrote an interesting piece on Iran''the children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests'
a portable gun
Example Sentences:'he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster'
8. piece, slice
a serving that has been cut from a larger portion
Example Sentences:'a piece of pie''a slice of bread'
Example Sentences:'it is down the road a piece'
a work of art of some artistic value
Example Sentences:'this store sells only objets d'art''it is not known who created this piece'
a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
Example Sentences:'he was here for a little while''I need to rest for a piece''a spell of good weather''a patch of bad weather'
13. man, piece
game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games
Example Sentences:'he taught me to set up the men on the chess board''he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage'
create by putting components or members together
Example Sentences:'She pieced a quilt''He tacked together some verses''They set up a committee'
join during spinning
Example Sentences:'piece the broken pieces of thread, slivers, and rovings'
eat intermittently; take small bites of
Example Sentences:'He pieced at the sandwich all morning''She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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