address  

  • Pronunciation of address: AE1 D R EH0 S (ə'drɛs)

  • Number of syllables of address: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of address

  • Definition of address

    • (n): social skill  
    • (n): the stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball  
    • (n): (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored  
    • (n): written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location  
    • (n): a sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described  
    • (n): the manner of speaking to another individual; "he failed in his manner of address to the captain"  
    • (n): the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience; "he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"  
    • (n): the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with  
    • (v): adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation fo hitting  
    • (v): speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window"  
    • (v): give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees"  
    • (v): speak to someone  
    • (v): put an address on (an envelope, for example)  
    • (v): deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"  
    • (v): direct a question at someone  
    • (v): address or apply oneself to something, direct one''s efforts towards something, such as a question  
    • (v): access or locate by address  
    • (v): greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir''"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name"  
  • Examples of address

    • The address is handled differently than the body of the message.  
    • I will not address the preternatural comment.  
    • The address is the address of the source.  
    • You note the adjustment of the address.  
    • Can someone address this duplicate version expeditiously  
    • Sometimes, the body includes the e mail address of the sender.  
    • Copy the address into the buffer.  
    • Address the layman first, the mathematician later.  
    • It was the address of the studio.  
    • It appears that you inserted an e mail address correctly.  

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