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E e


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ee]
    • /i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ee]
    • /i/

Definitions of e word

  • noun plural e the fifth letter of the English alphabet, a vowel. 1
  • noun plural e any spoken sound represented by the letter E or e, as in met, meet, mere, etc. 1
  • noun plural e something having the shape of an E . 1
  • noun plural e a written or printed representation of the letter E or e. 1
  • noun plural e a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter E or e. 1
  • noun e the fifth letter of the Greek alphabet (E, ε). 1

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Parts of speech for E


e popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 100% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

e usage trend in Literature

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Antonyms for e

noun e

  • ile — (obsolete) Ear of corn.
  • ire — intense anger; wrath.
  • mise — a settlement or agreement.

Top questions with e

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