list (Meaning)

Wordnet

list (n)

a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)

the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical

Wordnet

list (v)

give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of

include in a list

cause to lean to the side

tilt to one side

enumerate

Webster

list (n.)

A line inclosing or forming the extremity of a piece of ground, or field of combat; hence, in the plural (lists), the ground or field inclosed for a race or combat.

Inclination; desire.

An inclination to one side; as, the ship has a list to starboard.

A strip forming the woven border or selvedge of cloth, particularly of broadcloth, and serving to strengthen it; hence, a strip of cloth; a fillet.

A limit or boundary; a border.

The lobe of the ear; the ear itself.

A stripe.

A roll or catalogue, that is row or line; a record of names; as, a list of names, books, articles; a list of ratable estate.

A little square molding; a fillet; -- called also listel.

A narrow strip of wood, esp. sapwood, cut from the edge of a plank or board.

A piece of woolen cloth with which the yarns are grasped by a workman.

The first thin coat of tin.

A wirelike rim of tin left on an edge of the plate after it is coated.

Webster

list (v. t.)

To inclose for combat; as, to list a field.

To listen or hearken to.

To sew together, as strips of cloth, so as to make a show of colors, or form a border.

To cover with list, or with strips of cloth; to put list on; as, to list a door; to stripe as if with list.

To enroll; to place or register in a list.

To engage, as a soldier; to enlist.

To cut away a narrow strip, as of sapwood, from the edge of; as, to list a board.

To plow and plant with a lister.

In cotton culture, to prepare, as land, for the crop by making alternating beds and alleys with the hoe.

Webster

list (v. i.)

To hearken; to attend; to listen.

To desire or choose; to please.

To lean; to incline; as, the ship lists to port.

To engage in public service by enrolling one's name; to enlist.

list Sentence Examples

  1. The students eagerly awaited the results of their exams, their hearts pounding with anticipation.
  2. The young boy's imagination ran wild as he explored the enchanted forest, his eyes wide with wonder.
  3. The gentle breeze caressed her face as she gazed out at the tranquil ocean, her thoughts drifting like clouds.
  4. The politician's speech captivated the audience, his words resonating with power and conviction.
  5. The artist's brushstrokes danced across the canvas, creating a masterpiece that transcended time.
  6. The scientist's discovery unlocked the secrets of the universe, bringing enlightenment to humanity.
  7. The marathon runner pushed through the pain, fueled by determination and an unyielding spirit.
  8. The child's laughter echoed through the empty playground, a symphony of pure joy.
  9. The musician's fingers flew across the keyboard, weaving a tapestry of sound that filled the air.
  10. The elderly woman's wisdom shone through her wrinkled eyes, a testament to a life well-lived.

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The students eagerly awaited the results of their exams, their hearts pounding with anticipation.

The young boy's imagination ran wild as he explored the enchanted forest, his eyes wide with wonder.

The gentle breeze caressed her face as she gazed out at the tranquil ocean, her thoughts drifting like clouds.

The politician's speech captivated the audience, his words resonating with power and conviction.