Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: adams
IPA transcription: ['ædəmz]
Pronunciations of adams
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Adams, Mount_Adams
    Meaning: a mountain peak in southwestern Washington in the Cascade Range (12,307 feet high)
  • Synonyms: Adams, John_Adams, President_Adams, President_John_Adams
    Meaning: 2nd President of the United States (1735-1826)
  • Synonyms: Adams, John_Quincy_Adams, President_Adams, President_John_Quincy_Adams
    Meaning: 6th President of the United States; son of John Adams (1767-1848)
  • Synonyms: Adams, Sam_Adams, Samuel_Adams
    Meaning: American Revolutionary leader and patriot; an organizer of the Boston Tea Party and signer of the Declaration of Independence (1722-1803)
Usage examples
  • "A Mr. Adams.
  • Adams did not show himself.
  • "I trust not, my dear Adams.
  • "You didn't kill him, Barbara," Adams said.
  • "Oh, I guess your GRANDmother thought so, Mr. Adams!
  • "'Hinting?'" Mrs. Adams looked surprised and indulgent.
  • "Briefly put, doctor, the case is this," said Adam Adams.
  • "Think you could do it better, hey?" snapped Curley Adams.
  • "I brought Mr. Adams to see Miss Langmore," put in Raymond.
  • Once back in his office Adam Adams smiled grimly to himself.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, License CC BY-SA 4.0