A a


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ah-ah]
    • /ˈɑ ɑ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ah-ah]
    • /ˈɑ ɑ/

Definitions of aas word

  • noun aas basaltic lava having a rough surface. 1
  • noun aas plural of AA. 0

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Origin of aas

First appearance:

before 1855
One of the 30% newest English words
First recorded in 1855-60, aa is from the Hawaiian word ʿaʿā

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Parts of speech for Aas


aas popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 95% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

aas usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for aas

noun aas

  • family — the children of one person or one couple collectively: We want a large family.
  • safety net — a large net rigged between a person, as a trapeze performer, and the ground as protection in a fall.
  • therapy — the treatment of disease or disorders, as by some remedial, rehabilitating, or curative process: speech therapy.
  • aa — a volcanic rock consisting of angular blocks of lava with a very rough surface
  • alcoholics anonymous — an association of alcoholics who try, esp by mutual assistance, to overcome alcoholism

Top questions with aas

  • what does aas stand for in college?
  • what is an aas degree?

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