16 Definitions of Main

The meaning of the word main, the definition of Main:

n. - A hand or match at dice.

n. - A stake played for at dice.

n. - The largest throw in a match at dice; a throw at dice within given limits, as in the game of hazard.

n. - A match at cockfighting.

n. - A main-hamper.

a. - Very or extremely strong.

a. - Vast; huge.

a. - Unqualified; absolute; entire; sheer.

a. - Principal; chief; first in size, rank, importance, etc.

a. - Important; necessary.

a. - Very; extremely; as, main heavy.

v. - Strength; force; might; violent effort.

v. - The chief or principal part; the main or most important thing.

v. - The great sea, as distinguished from an arm, bay, etc. ; the high sea; the ocean.

v. - The continent, as distinguished from an island; the mainland.

v. - principal duct or pipe, as distinguished from lesser ones; esp. (Engin.), a principal pipe leading to or from a reservoir; as, a fire main.

The word "main" uses 4 letters: A I M N

Direct anagrams of main:

amin mina

Words formed by adding one letter before or after main, or to main in any order:

a - amain amnia anima mania   c - amnic manic   e - amine anime minae   g - gamin   h - minah   i - animi   l - liman   o - amino amnio nomia   r - inarm   s - amins mains minas   t - matin   v - mavin   z - nizam  

Shorter words found within main:

ai aim ain am ami an ani in ma man mi min na nam nim nm

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