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Meaning of "whosis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WHOSIS

whosis  [ˈhuːzɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WHOSIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Whosis 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 WHOSIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of whosis in the English dictionary

The definition of whosis in the dictionary is what's-his-name; thingamajig.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WHOSIS


whoosis
ˈhuːzɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WHOSIS

whoremistress
whoremonger
whoremongery
whoreson
Whorf
whorish
whorishly
whorishness
whorl
whorled
whort
whortle
whortleberries
whortleberry
whose
whosesoever
whosever
whoso
whosoe´er
whosoever

WORDS THAT END LIKE WHOSIS

affective psychosis
alphosis
anamorphosis
cirrhosis
diagnosis
gomphosis
homomorphosis
Korsakoff´s psychosis
kyphosis
metamorphosis
metempsychosis
morphosis
organic psychosis
ornithosis
orthosis
paedomorphosis
psychosis
puerperal psychosis
sporotrichosis
theriomorphosis
trichosis

Synonyms and antonyms of whosis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «whosis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WHOSIS

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

Translator English - Chinese

WHOSIS
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

WHOSIS
570 millions of speakers

English

whosis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

whosis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

WHOSIS
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

штуковины
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

WHOSIS
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

whosis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

WHOSIS
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Whosa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

WHOSIS
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

whosis
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

whosis
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Whose
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

whosis
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

whosis
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हाइस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Temeli: WHOSIS
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

WHOSIS
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

whosis
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

штуковини
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

whosis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

WHOSIS
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

whosis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

WHOSIS
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

whosis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of whosis

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WHOSIS»

The term «whosis» is normally little used and occupies the 141.792 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of whosis
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «whosis».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WHOSIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «whosis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «whosis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WHOSIS»

Discover the use of whosis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to whosis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Silicon Web: Physics for the Internet Age
For fun, I will call these whatnot and whosis. Let us say we begin with a value of 125 whatnot. How many whosis does this equal? To answer, we need to know how many whosis make up a single whatnot, or vice versa. Let us use an example ...
Michael G. Raymer, 2011
2
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2009
Source: WHO Statistical Information System (WHOSIS), Core Health Indicators Database. Online database accessed on 11 August 2009. General government health expenditure (% of total government expenditure) The sum of outlays for ...
United Nations, 2010
3
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2008
Source: WHO Statistical Information System (WHOSIS) (online database, accessed on 16 June 2008). General government health expenditure (% of total government expenditure) The sum of outlays for health maintenance, restoration or ...
‎1974
4
A Dangerous Weapon: Manifestation
S TAN ASKS MR. Whosis to pick up the chair which sits in the fizr side of the laboratory and place it on top of the table in the middle of the room. Mr. Whosis breaks out in an idiotic grin and clumps over to the chair with large, exaggerated steps.
Charlton Clayes, 2010
5
Reconsidering Law and Policy Debates: A Public Health ...
WorlD health organization [Who], Life expectancy at birth (years), Who StatiStical information SyStem [WhoSiS], online at http://www.who.int/whosis/indicators/ compendium/2008/2let/en/index. html 6. Health, United States, 2008, supra note 2, ...
John G. Culhane, 2010
6
Historical Dictionary of the World Health Organization
WHO STATISTICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (WHOSIS). Initially established to provide country-specific statistical information on diseases and other health issues, WHOSIS was previously responsible for publishing the World Health Statistics ...
Kelley Lee, Jennifer Fang, 2012
7
International Government Information and Country ...
The statistical tables from the report may be searched and retrieved from a section of the WHO Statistical Information System (WHOSIS) called Statistical Data: New Measures for Health and Health Systems at <http://www.who.int/ whosis/>.
Andrea Marie Morrison, Barbara J. Mann, 2004
8
Statistical Yearbook For Asia And The Pacific 2009
Source: WHO Statistical Information System (WHOSIS), Core Health Indicators Database. Online database accessed on 1 1 August 2009. General government health expenditure (% of total government expenditure) The sum of outlays for ...
United Nations: Economic and Social Commission for Asia And The Pacific, 2010
9
HIV, Resurgent Infections and Population Change in Africa
Retrieved January 2004 from http://www3.who.int/whosis/cmh/cmh_papers/e/ papers. cfm?path=cmh,cmh_papers&language=english 6. Mills, A., Shillcutt, S. ( 2004). Communicable diseases. (In Lomborg, B. (Ed.). Global crises, global ...
Michel Caraël, Judith Glynn, 2008
10
Injuries and Violence in Europe: Why They Matter and what ...
Geneva, World Health Organization, 2005 (http://www3.who.int/whosis/ menu.cfm ?path=whosis,burden,burden_estimates,burden_estimates_2002N). 2. Mortality indicators by 67 causes of death, age and sex (HFA-MDB) [online database].
Dinesh Sethi, 2006

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WHOSIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term whosis is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Association between gender inequality index and child mortality …
We accessed the data on immunization coverage rates among one year old children from WHOSIS and the per capita Gross Domestic Product (per capita GDP) ... «BMC Pediatrics, Mar 15»
2
Apple, Google and Facebook lend support and money to Je Suis …
Another interesting show of support can be found by anyone performing a WHOSIS search on French websites. Users found that the Je Suis Charlie banner ... «BetaNews, Jan 15»
3
Neil Whosis? What You Don't Know About The 1969 Moon Landing
"Whatever Happened to Neil Whosis?" asked the Chicago Tribune in 1974. This is a missing chapter in the space exploration story. We like to think that after ... «NPR, Jul 14»
4
UDRP panel refuses to give expired domain to previous owner
It sounds more like a lease, yet DreamGear.net's name is on the Whosis! Like a temporary redirect, iSound.net is still branding on iSound.net, with the .net in the ... «Domain Name Wire, Jan 14»
5
'Dissident Gardens,' Jonathan Lethem's New Novel
... in Sunnyside Gardens, the Queens neighborhood that comes to represent World War II-era Communists “in pursuit of that chimera, the Dialectical Whosis,” as ... «New York Times, Sep 13»
6
Dissident Gardens
In pursuit of that chimera, the Dialectical Whosis, when really there was to be no dialectic here. Only dictatorship. And the taking of dictation. Still, Rose sought to ... «NPR, Sep 13»
7
Van Cynical Mailbag
1 in this year's Whosis Rankings, Derek Ernst. He snuck into the Wells Fargo Championship as an alternate, via the last Q-school ever, and won in a playoff with ... «Golf.com, May 13»

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