party

A birthday party (def. 6.1) for a child

Meanings

Noun

  • A person or group of people constituting a particular side in a contract or legal action.
  • A person.
  • A group of people forming one side in a given dispute, contest etc.
  • A political group considered as a formal whole, united under one specific political platform of issues and campaigning to take part in government.
  • A discrete detachment of troops, especially for a particular purpose.
  • A group of persons collected or gathered together for some particular purpose.
  • A part or division.

Verb

Adjective

  • Of a fence or wall: shared by two properties and serving to divide them.
  • Divided; in part.
  • Parted or divided, as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries.

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