More Words


Definitions of parallel
n. - That arrangement of an electrical system in which all positive poles, electrodes, terminals, etc., are joined to one conductor, and all negative poles, etc., to another conductor; -- called also multiple. Opposed to series. 2
a. - Extended in the same direction, and in all parts equally distant; as, parallel lines; parallel planes. 2
a. - Having the same direction or tendency; running side by side; being in accordance (with); tending to the same result; -- used with to and with. 2
a. - Continuing a resemblance through many particulars; applicable in all essential parts; like; similar; as, a parallel case; a parallel passage. 2
n. - A line which, throughout its whole extent, is equidistant from another line; a parallel line, a parallel plane, etc. 2
n. - Direction conformable to that of another line, 2
n. - Conformity continued through many particulars or in all essential points; resemblance; similarity. 2
n. - A comparison made; elaborate tracing of similarity; as, Johnson's parallel between Dryden and Pope. 2
n. - Anything equal to, or resembling, another in all essential particulars; a counterpart. 2
n. - One of the imaginary circles on the surface of the earth, parallel to the equator, marking the latitude; also, the corresponding line on a globe or map. 2
n. - One of a series of long trenches constructed before a besieged fortress, by the besieging force, as a cover for troops supporting the attacking batteries. They are roughly parallel to the line of outer defenses of the fortress. 2
n. - A character consisting of two parallel vertical lines (thus, ) used in the text to direct attention to a similarly marked note in the margin or at the foot of a page. 2
v. t. - To place or set so as to be parallel; to place so as to be parallel to, or to conform in direction with, something else. 2
v. t. - Fig.: To make to conform to something else in character, motive, aim, or the like. 2
v. t. - To equal; to match; to correspond to. 2
v. t. - To produce or adduce as a parallel. 2
v. i. - To be parallel; to correspond; to be like. 2

The word "parallel" uses 8 letters: A A E L L L P R.

No direct anagrams for parallel found in this word list.

Words formed by adding one letter before or after parallel (in bold), or to aaelllpr in any order:
s -   parallels  

Words within parallel not shown as it has more than seven letters.

List all words starting with parallel, words containing parallel or words ending with parallel

All words formed from parallel by changing one letter

Other words with the same letter pairs: pa   ar   ra   al   ll   le   el  

Browse words starting with parallel by next letter

Previous word in list: parallaxes  
Next word in list: paralleled  

New Search

Some random words: apnoea   ritornelli   eunuch   image   uxorial   mho   nyala  

This is not a dictionary, it's a word game wordfinder.   -   Help and FAQ   -   Examples   -   Home

Privacy and Cookies Policy - Share - © Copyright 2004-2017 - 17.479mS