Main definitions of w in English

: W1W2

W1

(also w)

noun

  • 1The twenty-third letter of the alphabet.

    1. 1.1Denoting the next after V in a set of items, categories, etc.
  • 2A shape like that of a letter W.

    [in combination] ‘the W-shaped northern constellation of Cassiopeia’

Pronunciation:

W

/ˈdʌb(ə)lˌjuː/

Main definitions of w in English

: W1W2

W2

  • 1(in tables of sports results) games won.

  • 2Watt(s).

  • 3West or Western.

    ‘104° W’
    ‘W Europe’
  • 4Cricket
    (on scorecards) wicket(s).

  • 5Women's (clothes size).

  • 6Width.

    ‘23 in. H x 20.5 in. W x 16 in. D’

  • The chemical element tungsten.

Main definitions of w in English

: W1W2

w

  • 1Weight.

  • 2Cricket
    (on scorecards) wide(s)

    ‘extras (lb 10, w 1, nb 18) 29’
  • 3With.

Pronunciation:

w

/ˈdʌb(ə)ljuː/