English edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /pɑːts/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːts

Noun edit

parts

  1. plural of part

Noun edit

parts pl (plural only)

  1. Intellectual ability or learning.
    He was a man of great parts but little virtue.
  2. (usually with “these”, colloquial) Vicinity, region.
    • 1854, Lord Cockburn, Memoir of Thomas Thomson, Scotland Bannatyne Club, page 241:
      We intend being at Leamington before long, unless some change in the weather should make our stay in these parts more tolerable.
  3. (euphemistic) The genitals, short for private parts.

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Verb edit

parts

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative of part

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Etymology 1 edit

Noun edit

parts

  1. plural of part (birthing)

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

parts

  1. plural of part (division, portion)
    les parts (genitals, privates parts)

Etymology 3 edit

Adjective edit

parts

  1. masculine plural of part (Parthian)

Noun edit

parts

  1. masculine plural of part

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Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From English parts. Compare Japanese パーツ (pātsu).

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Noun edit

parts

  1. (Hong Kong Cantonese, chiefly engineering) part; component

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parts f

  1. plural of part

Icelandic edit

Noun edit

parts

  1. indefinite genitive singular of partur

Swedish edit

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parts

  1. indefinite genitive singular of part

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