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Meaning of "wo" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WO

wo  [wəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wo 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.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WO

wmk
WMO
WNW
woad
woaded
woadwax
woadwaxen
woah
woald
wobbegong
wobble
wobble board
wobble plate
wobbler
wobblier
Wobblies
wobbliest
wobbliness
wobbly

Synonyms and antonyms of wo in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wo» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WO

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

Translator English - Chinese

WO
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

wo
570 millions of speakers

English

wo
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

wo
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التعليم الجامعي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

WO
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

wo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Wo
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

wo
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Wo
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

WO
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

우와
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wo
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

wo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஐயோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

थांब
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

wo
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

wo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

WO
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

WO
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

aviz
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

wo
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wee
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

wo
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

wo
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wo

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WO»

The term «wo» is very widely used and occupies the 2.674 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WO» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WO»

Discover the use of wo in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wo and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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W.O.: the life of W.O. Mitchell : beginnings to Who has seen ...
A biography of Canada's best-loved writer and storyteller, from his childhood in Saskatchewan to the publication of his first great literary success, Who Has Seen the Wind.
Barbara Mitchell, Ormond Mitchell, 1999
2
Africa Wo/Man Palava: The Nigerian Novel by Women
Valuable as the first sustained critical study of a substantial but little known body of literature, this book also counters the shortcomings of prevailing "masculinist" theories of black literature in a powerful narrative of the Nigerian ...
Chikwenye Okonjo Ogunyemi, 1996
3
An Evening With W.O. Mitchell
This book is a worthy tribute to a wonderful man. quot; is here, as are "The Day I Sold Li
W. O. Mitchell, 1998
4
W.O. Bentley: The Man Behind the Marque
Malcolm Bobbitt recalls this controversial change of ownership and W.O. Bentley's diminished, sometimes unhappy role at Rolls-Royce and later at Lagonda.
Malcolm Bobbitt, 2003
5
Stone's Plastic Surgery Facts and Figures
Written chiefly in note form to aid revision and retention, the book provides an overview of the full spectrum of plastic surgery practice. The text has been significantly expanded and re-edited to improve clarity and readability.
Tor Wo Chiu, 2011
6
Vitamin Analysis for the Health and Food Sciences
This book covers both internationally accepted regulatory and handbook methods as well as recently published research. Discussion emphasizes practical aspects of vitamin analysis gained from the author's experience in the laboratory.
Ronald R. Eitenmiller, W. O. Landen, Jr, 1998
7
Who Has Seen the Wind
A highly regarded and often-printed novel of the prairies. W.O. Mitchell was hailed as a literary discovery when Who Has Seen The Wind first appeared in 1947, and rightly so.
William Ormond Mitchell, 1995
8
Wo(men) and Bears: The Gifts of Nature, Culture and Gender ...
Cultural Writing. Gender Studies. WO(MEN) AND BEARS revisits classical debates in women's cultural and Native studies regarding nature and culture.
Kaarina Kailo, 2008
9
Bùbù Gāo Zhōngwén
FeijT wandian le, wo shiyl dian zhong cai dao. Zuotian tianqi bu tai hao. Hen duo feijl dou wandian le. NT shi na. tian daode? Qiantian. Wo meiyou zuo feijl, wo shi zuo huoche laide. Eguo li YTngguo zheme yuan, ni zenme zuo huoche laide ...
George X. Zhang, 2007
10
Out of Darkness-- Light: 1983-1997
WO John A. Bain; 128. Sgt J.E.M. Riberdy; 129. WO J. Eric C. Savoy; 130. Sgt Ed J. Granger; 131. PO2 S.B. “Subby” Calford; 132. Capt D.G. Carr; 133. Maj John “ Jack” W. Nixon; 134. Capt John Antaki; 135. WO David A. Gelsinger; 136.
Harold A Skaarup, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wo is used in the context of the following news items.
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UFC 190: Ronda Rousey's Legacy Is That of a Show(wo)man
As a champion, though, she's beating overmatched foes in seconds and parading around the Octagon buoyed by the UFC's marketing muscle and the adulation ... «Bleacher Report, Aug 15»
2
Man with 90-MINUTE memory is 'stuck in 2005' after a trip to the dentist
Patient WO, known only as William, can remember everything in his life up until 13:40 on 14 March 2005 - the moment he was injected with anaesthetic before a ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
3
Lai Chi Wo enclave sets pace for revival of Hong Kong villages – but …
The revitalisation in Lai Chi Wo village, in northeastern New Territories, coincides with an initiative highlighted in the policy address early this year, under which ... «South China Morning Post, Jun 15»
4
Ouachita's Lopez lands WO basketball job
Brown resigned from WO on May 28 to take the head basketball coach and athletic director job at Simsboro. Lopez's approach won't differ too much from his ... «Monroe News Star, Jun 15»
5
Sinosphere | Q. and A.: Willy Wo-Lap Lam on 'Chinese Politics in the …
For more than 30 years, Willy Wo-Lap Lam has been one of the most widely read analysts of elite politics in China. Photo. Willy Wo-Lap Lam.Credit Courtesy of ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
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'Wo Shing Wo triad leader' among 38 arrested in series of Hong …
An alleged Wo Shing Wo triad leader was among 41 suspects arrested in a series of police raids yesterday in a crackdown on gangs that recruit teenagers. «South China Morning Post, May 15»
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Poet Wo Chan uses words to fight oppression
The first thing Wo Chan ever wanted to be was a magician. Now a poet, Wo, who prefers the pronoun “they,” uses language to make other transformations, ... «PBS NewsHour, May 15»
8
Iconic Sam Wo Plans Triumphant Return to Chinatown
After it was shut down due to Health Department concerns and the need for $300K worth of updates to its building, Sam Wo's resurgence is finally under way. «Eater SF, Apr 15»
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Draper's unsung hero and DC's real 'Mad (Wo)Men'
Draper's unsung hero and DC's real 'Mad (Wo)Men'. By Jason Fraley | @JFrayWTOP April 22, 2015 2:47 am. D.C. advertisers Bob Witeck, Cary Hatch and ... «WTOP, Apr 15»
10
Chinese Politics in the Era of Xi Jinping, by Willy Wo-Lap Lam
In the field of Chinese studies, Willy Wo-Lap Lam is a phenomenon. For once, the word “polymath” does not seem excessive. Historian, political scientist and ... «Times Higher Education, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Wo [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/wo-1>. Aug 2019 ».
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