• Pronunciation of paper: P EY1 P ER0 ('peɪpər)

  • Number of syllables of paper: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of paper

  • Definition of paper

    • (n): a newspaper as a physical object; "when it began to rain he covered his head with a newspaper"  
    • (n): medium for written communication; "the notion of an office running without paper is absurd"  
    • (n): a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements; "he read his newspaper at breakfast"  
    • (n): a scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses; "he has written many scientific papers"  
    • (n): an essay (especially one written as an assignment); "he got an A on his composition"  
    • (n): a business firm that publishes newspapers; "Murdoch owns many newspapers"  
    • (n): a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses  
    • (v): cover with wallpaper  
    • (v): cover with paper; "paper the box"  
    • (s): made of paper; "they wore paper hats at the party"  
  • Examples of paper

    • I slit paper with scissors.  
    • Inside the folder, he had the cover page of the local Santa Rosa paper.  
    • The Contraband paper size was changed in 2006 to a tabloid style paper.  
    • The paper carried the hammer and sickle on its first page.  
    • The paper size was changed in 2006 to a tabloid style paper.  
    • Who sundered the paper  
    • This paper is reversible but that paper is not.  
    • The paper is blank.  
    • The last paper is interesting and explains why Ayala's paper was a misstep.  
    • The registration only link displays the first page of the paper.  

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