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I was what they call 'skinny fat' - a body that resembled a python after swallowing a goat.
A. J. Jacobs

Meaning of "python" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PYTHON

New Latin, after Python.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PYTHON

python  [ˈpaɪθən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PYTHON

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Python is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PYTHON MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Python

A python is a constricting snake belonging to the Python, or, more generally, any snake in the family Pythonidae.

Definition of python in the English dictionary

The definition of python in the dictionary is any large nonvenomous snake of the family Pythonidae of Africa, S Asia, and Australia, such as Python reticulatus. They can reach a length of more than 20 feet and kill their prey by constriction.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PYTHON


agnathan
æɡˈneɪθən
autochthon
ɔːˈtɒkθən
Brython
ˈbrɪθən
cithern
ˈsɪθən
earthen
ˈɜːθən
Elizabethan
ɪˌlɪzəˈbiːθən
Jonathan
ˈdʒɒnəθən
lathen
ˈlɑːθən
lengthen
ˈlɛŋkθən
leviathan
lɪˈvaɪəθən
luthern
ˈluːθən
marathon
ˈmærəθən
Melanchthon
məˈlæŋkθən
Nathan
ˈneɪθən
Phaethon
ˈfeɪəθən
sithen
ˈsɪθən
strengthen
ˈstrɛŋθən
talkathon
ˈtɔːkəθən
transleithan
trænzˈleɪθən
ultramarathon
ˈʌltrəˌmærəθən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PYTHON

pythium
pythogenic
Pythonesque
pythoness
pythonic
pythonomorph
pyuria
pyx
pyx chest
pyxia
pyxides
pyxidia
Pyxidis
pyxidium

WORDS THAT END LIKE PYTHON

anacoluthon
benthon
carpet python
Comrades Marathon
drunkathon
half-marathon
Phlegethon
phonathon
radiothon
rock python
synthon
telethon
the Comrades Marathon
thon
trilithon
walkathon

Synonyms and antonyms of python in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «python» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PYTHON

Find out the translation of python to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of python from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «python» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

蟒蛇
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pitón
570 millions of speakers

English

python
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अजगर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الثعبان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

питон
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

píton
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পাইথন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

python
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Python
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Pythonschlange
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ニシキヘビ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비단뱀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Python
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

python
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மலைப்பாம்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अजगर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

piton
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pitone
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

python
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пітон
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

piton
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

python
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

python
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

python
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

python
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of python

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PYTHON»

The term «python» is very widely used and occupies the 8.837 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PYTHON» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about python

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3 QUOTES WITH «PYTHON»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word python.
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A. J. Jacobs
I was what they call 'skinny fat' - a body that resembled a python after swallowing a goat.
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Louis Leakey
I saw what looked like another fallen tree in front of me and put my foot on it to cross over. At that moment it reared up in front of me-the biggest python I had ever seen!
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Phoebe Philo
I decided to work on things that obsess women because women can't resist things like lace, sequins, animal prints and python.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PYTHON»

Discover the use of python in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to python and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Learning Python
Get a comprehensive, in-depth introduction to the core Python language with this hands-on book.
Mark Lutz, 2013
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Dive Into Python
This is the perfect resource for you if you like to jump into languages fast and get going right away. If you're just starting to learn Python, first pick up a copy of Magnus Lie Hetland's Practical Python.
Mark Pilgrim, 2004
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The Quick Python Book
Introduces the programming language's syntax, control flow, and basic data structures and covers its interaction with applications and mangement of large collections of code.
Vernon L. Ceder, 2010
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Violent Python: A Cookbook for Hackers, Forensic Analysts, ...
This book demonstrates how to write Python scripts to automate large-scale network attacks, extract metadata, and investigate forensic artifacts.
TJ O'Connor, 2012
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Python Programming: An Introduction to Computer Science
This book is suitable for use in a university-level first course in computing (CS1), as well as the increasingly popular course known as CS0.
John M. Zelle, 2004
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Natural Language Processing with Python
This book offers a highly accessible introduction to natural language processing, the field that supports a variety of language technologies, from predictive text and email filtering to automatic summarization and translation.
Steven Bird, Ewan Klein, Edward Loper, 2009
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Python Programming for the Absolute Beginner, Third Edition
If you are new to programming with Python and are looking for a solid introduction, this is the book for you.
Michael Dawson, 2010
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Python Cookbook
Like its predecessor, the new edition provides solutions to problems that Python programmers face everyday.
Alex Martelli, Anna Ravenscroft, David Ascher, 2005
9
Python for Kids: A Playful Introduction to Programming
Introduces the basics of the Python programming language, covering how to use data structures, organize and reuse code, draw shapes and patterns with turtle, and create games and animations with tkinter.
Jason R. Briggs, 2013
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Python 3 Object Oriented Programming
Harness the power of Python 3 objects.
Dusty Phillips, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PYTHON»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term python is used in the context of the following news items.
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12 craziest moments from Monty Python's riotous reunion
Tribeca Film Festival co-founder Robert De Niro introduced Monty Python at the Beacon Theatre on Friday night by teasing, “It's a great opportunity to see how ... «Entertainment Weekly, Apr 15»
2
Stephen Hawking sings Monty Python's 'Galaxy Song'
(CNN) Famed cosmologist Stephen Hawking has proved his comedy chops on shows like "The Big Bang Theory," and now he's trying his hand at musicals. «CNN, Apr 15»
3
Exotic Pet Store Owner Charged In Deaths Of Boys Killed By Python
5, 2013, after an African rock python escaped its enclosure inside Savoie's apartment in Campbellton, New Brunswick, where the boys were staying for a ... «Huffington Post, Mar 15»
4
Monty Python and the Holy Grail cast to celebrate 40th anniversary …
Monty Python - The Meaning of Life, the feature-length documentary that provides a look into the 2014 Python reunion shows in London, is set make its ... «Entertainment Weekly, Mar 15»
5
Reptile store owner arrested after two boys were strangled to death …
Savoie previously posted this picture of an African rock python to his Facebook, which may or may not be the 100-pound specimen which strangled the young ... «Daily Mail, Feb 15»
6
Woman Thought Python On Bathroom Floor Was Just A Scarf
SHARON, Pa. (AP) — A 62-year-old woman says she discovered a python on her bathroom floor when she went to take an overnight potty break. «Huffington Post, Jan 15»
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Woman Crashes Car, Found With Stolen Python Around Her Neck
Firefighters who rushed to help the woman who crashed into their station and slammed into two firetrucks were surprised to find a python wrapped around her ... «ABC News, Aug 14»
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7-foot python found in stranded truck's engine
SANTA FE, N.M. (CNN/KOAT) — A woman was terrified when she found out what caused her car to break down. It's something you'd usually find in the jungle, ... «KXAN.com, Jul 14»
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Concert Review: 'Monty Python Live (Mostly)'
“Monty Python Live (Mostly)” is more respectful than that — but only just barely, as the “One Down, Five to Go” subtitle suggests. Though the show tries to forge ... «Variety, Jul 14»
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Mick Jagger: Monty Python 'are wrinkly old men trying to relive their …
London (CNN) -- Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger poked fun at the Monty Python stars on Monday ahead of the comedy troupe's reunion concerts this week ... «CNN, Jul 14»

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