a unit of language that native speakers can identify; a brief statement
- "he didn't say a word about it"
- "he hardly said ten words all morning"
- "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"
- "he gave his word"
- "he forgot the password"
- "we had a word or two about it"
- "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
- [ militärväsen ]
a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory
- "large computers use words up to 64 bits long"
- sträng [ data ]