"s" meaning in English

See s in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Character

IPA: /ɛs/ [letter], /s/ [phoneme], /z/ [phoneme], /ʒ/ [phoneme] Audio: en-us-s.ogg [US]
Rhymes: -ɛs Head templates: {{en-letter|lower=s|upper=S}} s (lower case, upper case S, plural ss or s's) Forms: S [uppercase], ss [plural], s's [plural]
  1. The nineteenth letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script. Tags: letter, lowercase Categories (topical): English numeral symbols, Compass points
    Sense id: s-en-character-SvaCcjZ3 Disambiguation of English numeral symbols: 41 4 6 2 46 Disambiguation of Compass points: 21 15 27 10 27 Derived forms: descending s, long s, medial s, round s, sharp s, short s, terminal s

Noun

IPA: /ɛs/ [letter], /s/ [phoneme], /z/ [phoneme], /ʒ/ [phoneme] Audio: en-us-s.ogg [US]
Rhymes: -ɛs Head templates: {{head|en|noun}} s
  1. (metrology) Abbreviation of scruple. (unit of mass in the apothecaries' system) Tags: abbreviation, alt-of Alternative form of: scruple (extra: unit of mass in the apothecaries' system) Categories (topical): Metrology, Compass points
    Sense id: s-en-noun-ffWQse~b Disambiguation of Compass points: 21 15 27 10 27 Topics: metrology
  2. (physics) Abbreviation of strange quark. Tags: abbreviation, alt-of Alternative form of: strange quark Categories (topical): Physics, Compass points
    Sense id: s-en-noun-M8bAlOo0 Disambiguation of Compass points: 21 15 27 10 27 Topics: natural-sciences, physical-sciences, physics
  3. Alternative form of s. Tags: alt-of, alternative Alternative form of: s. Categories (topical): Compass points
    Sense id: s-en-noun-KyqSGr7q Disambiguation of Compass points: 21 15 27 10 27
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Derived forms: s-hole Related terms: letter [Latin, letter], A [Latin, letter], a [Latin, letter], B [Latin, letter], b [Latin, letter], C [Latin, letter], c [Latin, letter], D [Latin, letter], d [Latin, letter], E [Latin, letter], e [Latin, letter], F [Latin, letter], f [Latin, letter], G [Latin, letter], g [Latin, letter], H [Latin, letter], h [Latin, letter], I [Latin, letter], i [Latin, letter], J [Latin, letter], j [Latin, letter], K [Latin, letter], k [Latin, letter], L [Latin, letter], l [Latin, letter], M [Latin, letter], m [Latin, letter], N [Latin, letter], n [Latin, letter], O [Latin, letter], o [Latin, letter], P [Latin, letter], p [Latin, letter], Q [Latin, letter], q [Latin, letter], R [Latin, letter], r [Latin, letter], S [Latin, letter], s [Latin, letter], T [Latin, letter], t [Latin, letter], U [Latin, letter], u [Latin, letter], V [Latin, letter], v [Latin, letter], W [Latin, letter], w [Latin, letter], X [Latin, letter], x [Latin, letter], Y [Latin, letter], y [Latin, letter], Z [Latin, letter], z [Latin, letter], s-, -s, -'s

Numeral

IPA: /ɛs/ [letter], /s/ [phoneme], /z/ [phoneme], /ʒ/ [phoneme] Audio: en-us-s.ogg [US]
Rhymes: -ɛs Head templates: {{head|en|numeral symbol|lower case||upper case|S||s|||sc=}} s (lower case, upper case S), {{en-number|lower=s|upper=S}} s (lower case, upper case S) Forms: S [uppercase]
  1. The ordinal number nineteenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script. Tags: alt-of, lowercase, number, ordinal Alternative form of: nineteenth (extra: derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called ess and written in the Latin script) Categories (topical): English ordinal numbers, English numeral symbols, Compass points
    Sense id: s-en-num-yfEzUbAj Disambiguation of English numeral symbols: 41 4 6 2 46 Disambiguation of Compass points: 21 15 27 10 27

Inflected forms

Alternative forms

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