Word "NOUN" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
a content word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, quality, or action

Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
the word class that can serve as the subject or object of a verb, the object of a preposition, or in apposition

Crossword Clues for NOUN

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Clue Source Date
An adjective modifies one USA Today 15 Jan 2022
"Crossword," e.g., grammatically Universal 14 Jan 2022
Identifying word The Times Concise 31 Dec 2021
Proper __ LA Times Daily 23 Dec 2021
New York is a proper one Universal 09 Dec 2021
Lamp, e.g.; light, only sometimes LA Times Daily 02 Dec 2021
Part of speech Canadiana 08 Nov 2021
Adjective, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 07 Nov 2021
What an adjective modifies USA Today 29 Oct 2021
It could be abstract or proper Wall Street Journal 28 Oct 2021
Either word in the clue "Sentence component" Universal 22 Oct 2021
Person, place or thing USA Today 15 Oct 2021
"Grammar" is a common one Universal 15 Oct 2021
Dear, sir or madam, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 26 Sep 2021
''Adverb'' or ''adjective'' Newsday 19 Sep 2021
Ride or die, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 15 Aug 2021
This answer, e.g Wall Street Journal 05 Aug 2021
Woman or man Newsday 09 Jul 2021
One may be proper Universal 30 May 2021
This answer's part of speech Universal 24 May 2021
Student in English class? LA Times Daily 16 May 2021
Student in English class? The Washington Post 16 May 2021
Person, place, or thing Newsday 04 May 2021
Math or science, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 18 Apr 2021
Major or minor, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 04 Apr 2021
It's always something Newsday 02 Apr 2021
Word that might be 'proper' New York Times 29 Mar 2021
Pluralizable word Wall Street Journal 20 Feb 2021
What an article may come with? New York Times 14 Feb 2021
Subject, usually Eugene Sheffer 01 Feb 2021
Part of a proper sentence Family Time 31 Jan 2021
Mad Libs request Universal 28 Jan 2021
Friend or foe New York Times 08 Jan 2021
Person, place, or thing, in grammar Jonesin 05 Jan 2021
Verb go-with Premier Sunday 27 Dec 2020
Person, place or thing Thomas Joseph 22 Dec 2020
Important part of a sentence Family Time 06 Dec 2020
Word for a thing The Telegraph Quick 04 Dec 2020
Feast or famine New York Times 07 Nov 2020
Kind of word The Telegraph Quick 23 Oct 2020
Subject of a sentence, often USA Today 16 Oct 2020
Any thing Newsday 09 Oct 2020
Part of speech of 'verb,' ironically USA Today 19 Sep 2020
“Verb” is one, strangely Wall Street Journal 01 Sep 2020
Heads or tails Newsday 28 Aug 2020
Word that can usually be pluralized Newsday 23 Aug 2020
Verb preceder New York Times 09 Aug 2020
Part of speech after "the," often LA Times Daily 03 Aug 2020
Part of speech after 'the,' often The Washington Post 03 Aug 2020
Adjective target Wall Street Journal 30 Jul 2020
Sentence subject, often USA Today 22 Jul 2020
Basic part of speech USA Today 10 Jul 2020
Follower of 'the,' often New York Times 10 Jun 2020
Proper ___ USA Today 07 Jun 2020
An adjective modifies one USA Today 03 Jun 2020
Word that’s an example of itself Wall Street Journal 02 Jun 2020
Content word for person, place or thing Irish Times Simplex 28 May 2020
Part of speech Newsday 05 Apr 2020
Sentence subject, usually Wall Street Journal 01 Apr 2020
You name it New York Times 13 Mar 2020
Apples or oranges Newsday 08 Mar 2020
One may be common LA Times Daily 01 Mar 2020
One may be common The Washington Post 01 Mar 2020
Grammar, in grammar LA Times Daily 05 Feb 2020
Grammar, in grammar The Washington Post 05 Feb 2020
Part of speech of 'part' and 'speech' USA Today 29 Dec 2019
What you may call it New York Times 25 Dec 2019
What you may call it
Pluralizable word Premier Sunday 22 Dec 2019
What an adjective modifies Wall Street Journal 16 Dec 2019
Person, place or thing Premier Sunday 15 Dec 2019
Day or night Newsday 12 Dec 2019
Sister to hold over something in speech? The Sun Two Speed 03 Dec 2019
Any thing, say LA Times Daily 03 Dec 2019
Any thing, say The Washington Post 03 Dec 2019
Grammatical subject Jonesin 03 Dec 2019
Part of speech The Sun Two Speed 03 Dec 2019
Mad Libs prompt New York Times 26 Nov 2019
Mad Libs prompt
Common subject of an English paper? The Washington Post Sunday 24 Nov 2019
Proper ___ Universal 20 Nov 2019
Naming word The Times Concise 02 Nov 2019
It's always something
It's always something New York Times 20 Oct 2019
One might be proper Wall Street Journal 01 Oct 2019
Parsing choice Wall Street Journal 14 Sep 2019
Sentence VIP Family Time 09 Sep 2019
''Common'' part of speech Newsday 21 Aug 2019
Adjective follower Universal 04 Aug 2019
"Subject" or "object," at times Universal 13 Jul 2019
What an adjective modifies Newsday 10 Jul 2019
Rock, paper or scissors Universal 23 Jun 2019
Person, place or thing Newsday 10 Jun 2019
Person or thing, e.g USA Today 11 May 2019
When it's proper it's capitalized Wall Street Journal 12 Mar 2019
An adjective may modify one Wall Street Journal 04 Mar 2019
n., in a dictionary Universal 19 Feb 2019
What you may call it? New York Times 07 Feb 2019
It might not be proper The Washington Post 18 Jan 2019
It might not be proper LA Times Daily 18 Jan 2019
When it's proper it's capitalized
"Subject" or "object," at times
Rock, paper or scissors
n., in a dictionary
Person or thing, e.g.
Sentence subject, often
It might not be proper
Adjective target
An adjective may modify one
One might be proper
What you may call it?
Parsing choice
Proper or common thing
Adjective follower
Sentence subject, usually
Rhyme or reason, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 16 Dec 2018
Common or proper word USA Today 02 Dec 2018
Boom or bust, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 11 Nov 2018
''Tea'' or ''coffee'' Newsday 08 Nov 2018
Car, truck or bike The Washington Post 28 Oct 2018
Car, truck or bike LA Times Daily 28 Oct 2018
Sentence part Universal 26 Oct 2018
Gerund, e.g USA Today 12 Oct 2018
It may be proper LA Times Daily 11 Oct 2018
It may be proper The Washington Post 11 Oct 2018
Grammar, grammatically, e.g LA Times Daily 24 Sep 2018
Grammar, grammatically, e.g The Washington Post 24 Sep 2018
Cash or credit, e.g The Washington Post 23 Sep 2018
Cash or credit, e.g LA Times Daily 23 Sep 2018
Person, grammatically USA Today 05 Sep 2018
Something drawn when landing on a yellow square in Pictionary New York Times 09 Aug 2018
Soup or salad LA Times Daily 04 Jul 2018
Soup or salad The Washington Post 04 Jul 2018
Soup or salad, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 01 Jul 2018
Content word for person, place, thing etc Irish Times Simplex 30 Jun 2018
Gerund, e.g Wall Street Journal 30 May 2018
Person, place or thing New York Times 14 May 2018
Subject or direct object, e.g USA Today 08 May 2018
Word for a thing Newsday 26 Apr 2018
Pluralizable thing New York Times 11 Apr 2018
'Interjection' or 'conjunction' USA Today 06 Apr 2018
Gerund, e.g Premier Sunday 01 Apr 2018
Truth or consequences, e.g The Washington Post 03 Feb 2018
Truth or consequences, e.g LA Times Daily 03 Feb 2018
What an adjective modifies New York Times 03 Jan 2018
Common or proper word
Person, place or thing
Car, truck or bike
Grammar, grammatically, e.g.
It may be proper
Soup or salad
Gerund, e.g.
Sentence part
Pluralizable thing
Something drawn when landing on a yellow square in Pictionary
Truth or consequences, e.g.
Subject or direct object, e.g.
Person, grammatically
Gerund, e.g.
Cash or credit, e.g.
What an adjective modifies
Sentence structure element The Washington Post 20 Dec 2017
Sentence structure element LA Times Daily 20 Dec 2017
This answer, for one Wall Street Journal 25 Nov 2017
Subject, usually Wall Street Journal 18 Nov 2017
Verb or adjective, say, as part of speech The Telegraph Cryptic 12 Nov 2017
Certain part of speech Premier Sunday 29 Oct 2017
Sentence subject, usually LA Times Daily 10 Oct 2017
Sentence subject, usually The Washington Post 10 Oct 2017
Double or nothing, e.g The Washington Post Sunday 03 Sep 2017
Part of speech showing lack of global organisation The Telegraph Cryptic 18 Jun 2017
Direct object, e.g Premier Sunday 21 May 2017
Nothing, for instance Newsday 07 May 2017
I of "I am here," e.g Universal 19 Apr 2017
Part of speech The Guardian Quick 25 Mar 2017
Grammar class subject Universal 22 Feb 2017
Part of a sentence Family Time 20 Feb 2017
Sentence subject, as a rule LA Times Daily 30 Jan 2017
Part of a sentence Universal 03 Jan 2017
Sentence structure element
I of "I am here," e.g.
Grammar class subject
Part of a sentence
Sentence subject, usually
Sentence subject, as a rule
Grammatical substantive Newsday 15 Dec 2016
Person, place or thing Canadiana 21 Nov 2016
Word classification Canadiana 14 Nov 2016
Heads or tails, e.g Family Time 24 Oct 2016
Proper or common word USA Today 09 Oct 2016
It can be proper or common The Washington Post 04 Oct 2016
It may be proper in a sentence Universal 01 Oct 2016
Sentence necessity Universal 15 Jul 2016
"Common" or "proper" word USA Today 13 Jul 2016
Object of a preposition, generally Wall Street Journal 24 May 2016
Word of love harboured by religious woman The Telegraph Cryptic 13 May 2016
Person, place or thing Universal 06 May 2016
Direct object, e.g Universal 26 Apr 2016
Preposition's object, usually Wall Street Journal 05 Apr 2016
Part of speech Eugene Sheffer 21 Mar 2016
Object of a preposition, usually Wall Street Journal 01 Mar 2016
Sentence subject, usually Thomas Joseph 25 Feb 2016
Word that's an example of itself The Washington Post 21 Feb 2016
One may be proper and concrete The Chronicle of Higher Education 29 Jan 2016
Sentence necessity
One may be proper and concrete
Truth or dare, e.g.
Proper or common word
"Common" or "proper" word
It may be proper in a sentence
It can be collective or common The Chronicle of Higher Education 04 Dec 2015
Rock, paper or scissors New York Times 08 Nov 2015
Word that can be common New York Times 31 Oct 2015
''All'' or ''nothing'' Newsday 11 Oct 2015
Follower of 'a' or 'the,' often New York Times 14 Sep 2015
Sometimes it's proper Universal 14 Aug 2015
Doohickey or whatchamacallit, e.g LA Times Daily 05 Aug 2015
It may be proper Universal 28 Jul 2015
Direct object, generally Wall Street Journal 03 Jul 2015
What 'n.' means in a dictionary New York Times 22 Jun 2015
King or queen, e.g LA Times Daily 14 Jun 2015
An example of itself New York Times 31 May 2015
One might appear next to an article New York Times 03 May 2015
Sentence part Family Time 03 May 2015
Any thing LA Times Daily 18 Mar 2015
Subject matter? Universal 12 Mar 2015
Word class Canadiana 23 Feb 2015
Direct object, generally
Doohickey or whatchamacallit, e.g.
Schoolhouse Rock "A ___ Is a Person, Place or Thing"
An example of itself
Any thing
King or queen, e.g.
Follower of "a" or "the," often
One might appear next to an article
Rock, paper or scissors
What "n." means in a dictionary
Word that can be common
"Schoolhouse Rock!" song subject
It may be proper
Sometimes it's proper
"Brave As a ___" Andrew Jackson Jihad
"Brave as a ___" Andrew Jackson Jihad
Schoolhouse Rock song subject
Subject matter?
It can be collective or common
Person, place, or thing
"All" or "nothing"
What an article may refer to
Verb, for one
Trick or treat, e.g.
Mad Libs label
Person, place or thing
What a thing is
Verb subject
Adjective accompanier
A follower?
Person, place or thing
War or peace, say
Ball or strike, e.g.
Part of speech
Soup or salad, grammatically
Common or proper word
Coffee, tea, or milk
You name it
Pluralizable word
Verb or adjective, e.g.
Person in a sentence, say
Sentence subject, as a rule
Grammarian's concern
Lock, stock, or barrel
Person in a sentence, say
Roulette, for one
"Common" word
Basic part of speech
Proper word, at times
It's often modified
Sentence element
It can be proper or common
What Andrew Jackson Jihad is "Brave As"
Schoolhouse Rock "A ___ is a Person, Place, or Thing"
Whatchamacallit?
Trick or treat, e.g.
Mad Libs specification
Person or thing
Subject, usually
Subject of a sentence, typically
It may be abstract or concrete
Part of a sentence
Bill or gates, e.g.
Grammar class subject
Grammar class subject
It may be abstract or concrete
Sentence subject, usually
Subject of a sentence, typically
Bill or gates, e.g.
Adjective follower
Any thing
Soup or salad
Word that is an example of itself
Common thing in a sentence
Thing in grammar class
Term in a grammar textbook
Animal, vegetable or mineral
Subject, usually
Person, place or thing
Morning or evening, e.g.
Pen or pencil, e.g.
Common thing in a sentence?
Sink or swim, perhaps
Sink or swim, e.g.
Proper --
Verb go-with
Bell, book, or candle
Grammar subject
Person or thing
Person, place, or thing
"Mad Libs" request
Animal, vegetable or mineral
Proper word
What an adjective modifies
Morning or evening, e.g.
Pen or pencil, e.g.
Basic speech part
Sink or swim, perhaps
It may be proper
Proper thing?
"Adjective" or "adverb," e.g.
Basic speech part
It may be proper
Verb go-with
What every thing is
Heads or tails, e.g.
Heads or tails, e.g.
Pencil, pen, or quill
Gerund, for example
Pencil, pen, or quill
Speech part
Subject of a sentence
Animal, vegetable, or mineral
Adjective follower, often
Word that can be pluralized
Lions or tigers or bears
It may be proper
This answer is one
You name it
Verb go-with
Lions or tigers or bears
Adjective follower
Tiger or woods, e.g.
Person, place or thing
"Heads" or "tails," e.g.
It may be declined
Person, place or thing
Cat, dog, boy or fish, e.g.
Parser's concern
Verb accompanier
Object, e.g.
What an adjective modifies
Adjective or adverb, e.g.
Sentence part
It may be common
It's common in grammar class
Common subject in English class
Truth or consequences
It's not always proper
Verb, for one
Sentence part
Truth or consequences
"Verb" or "adjective"
Any boy or girl could be one
Adjective follower, often
Sentence part
It may exhibit gender
Thing, in English class
It can be common in grammar class
Feast or famine
Adjective follower
Gerund, e.g.
It may be proper
Gerund, e.g.
Grammar class topic
It may be subject to modification
Part of speech
Trick or treat, for example
Lion or tiger or bear, e.g.
Person in an English class?
Proper name, for example
"Soup" or "salad"
"Verb," e.g.
Judge, at times
It can be common in grammar class
Feast or famine
Subject of a sentence, often
Judge, at times
Man or mouse, e.g.
Person or thing
Something in writing?
Subject, usually
Word that's an example of itself
"Cat" or "dog"
What a thing is
Subject, usually
Something in writing?
Common subject?
It might be proper
"Proper" thing in English class
Paper or plastic, e.g.
Person, place or thing, in grammar
Subject, usually
Person, place or thing, in grammar
Paper or plastic, e.g.
One is often followed by a verb
"Proper" thing in English class
Proper ___
Mouse or squirrel
A name is one
Parsing choice
Part of speech
Parser's part
Verb preceder, usually
Word that's an example of itself
Article follower, often
"Tiger" or "dragon," e.g.
Sentence subject, often
Important part of the subject?
Part of speech
Subject or object
Parser's part
It may be modified
Life or death, e.g.
Subject word
A type of one ends 17-, 37- and 62-Across
It may be proper
Common subject in English class
It may be subject to modification
It can be proper
Thing, e.g.
It's often proper
Paper or plastic, e.g.
Rock, scissors, or paper
Verb preceder
Adjective follower, often
It can be proper or common
Lion or tiger or bear, e.g.
Mad Libs request
Word that's an example of itself
Common subject in English class
A type of one ends 17-, 37- and 62-Across
Sentence element
Mad Libs fill-in
"Sailor" or "saint"
Proper word, at times
Friend or foe, e.g.
Subject, often
It's subject to modification
Common word?
Collective or common thing
Person, place, or thing
Thing in grammar class
Sentence element
It may be common
It can be proper
Verb subject
It may be common
English 101 topic
Win, place, or show
Friend or foe, e.g.
Cat or dog, for example
"Clergy" is a collective one
Verb preceder
Self-identifying word
Hook, line or sinker
It can be proper
It may be common
What every thing is
It may be abstract
"Clergy" is a collective one
Subject matter
Proper name, say
Word before a verb, maybe
It might be proper
"Common" thing
Subject, usually
Any thing
"Verb," for one
It may be common
It's not always proper
Lion or tiger or bear
"Clergy" is a collective one
Proper name, say
Person, place, or thing
Subject word
"Truth" or "consequences," e.g.
What an adjective modifies
Substantive
Mad Libs category
Common thing?
Person or place or thing
Gerund, e.g.
Cat or dog, e.g.
Subject matter?
Part of speech
Sentence subject, usually
It may be subject to modification
Part of speech
Verb, for one
Coffee or tea, e.g.
Person, place, or thing
Subject of a sentence
Verb, for example
It can represent a person or a state
Speech part
Proper word?
Word that is an example of itself
Sentence subject, often
"Trick" or "treat", perhaps
What "-ence" forms
"Person," "place" or "thing," e.g.
Something in writing?
It could be proper
Person place or thing grammatically
Common thing in a sentence?
Verb preceder, at times
It can represent a person or a place
One may be proper
Sentence subject, often
"Balkanization," "Parliamentarian," or "Clintonista"
Word that's an example of itself
Common thing
Sometimes it's proper, sometimes it's not
Sentence subject
Sentence's subject, often
Person place or thing
Coffee or tea e.g.
You name it
Proper name
Basic speech part
Sentence necessity
Verb's subject
Person, place, or thing, in grammar
It may be collective or common
Person, place or thing
Verb, for example
Sentence starter
What "-ence" forms
Sentence's subject, often
It may be common or proper
"Fish" or "fowl"
It may be common
Table or chair e.g.
Friend or foe, e.g.
61-Across, for example
Sentence subject
Possible subject
Proper choice
Name word
Word ending in "o" in Esperanto
Common thing?
Piano or drum
Barn or silo, for example
Subject usually
It stands for something
Praser's concern
Sentence subject
Example, for example
Common or proper word
Part of speech
Grammatical subject
Speech part
Speech or part of speech
Substantive
It is sometimes proper
Mad Libs choice
This may be proper
This may be a subject
Parsing word
Cat or mouse, e.g.
Grammar item
Word that may be parsed
Verb's object, usually
"America" is a proper one
Midnight or dawn, e.g.
Proper word, sometimes
Proper word, at times
Noon is one
Part of speech
It's common or proper
Word sometimes in apposition
It may be collective
Spring, sometimes
It may be common or proper
Certain word
Subject, often
Common or proper
Grammatical component
Component of a subject
Proper or common word
Word form
Proper or improper word
Part of speech.
Grammatical term.
54 Down, for one.
Substantive.
Type of word.
House or home.
Word of a kind.
Gerund.
Proper ___.
Collective word.
Term in grammar.
1 Across, for one.
Sentence component.
Word.
Parsing word.
Common or proper ___.
Any of a class of words.
Grammatical thing.
It's common or proper.
Subject of a sentence.
Place or thing.
Street, for instance.
Part of a sentence.
It's proper or common.
First word, perhaps
Fight or flight, e.g.
Gerund, always
Hollywood or bust, e.g.
Proper word
Subject, usually
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