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Part vs. Party

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  • Part (noun)

    A portion; a component.

  • Part (noun)

    A fraction of a whole. t

    "Gaul is divided into three parts."

  • Part (noun)

    A distinct element of something larger.

    "The parts of a chainsaw include the chain, engine, and handle."

  • Part (noun)

    A group inside a larger group. t

  • Part (noun)

    Share, especially of a profit.

    "I want my part of the bounty."

  • Part (noun)

    A unit of relative proportion in a mixture.

    "The mixture comprises one part sodium hydroxide and ten parts water."

  • Part (noun)

    3.5 centiliters of one ingredient in a mixed drink.

  • Part (noun)

    A section of a document.

    "Please turn to Part I, Chapter 2."

  • Part (noun)

    A section of land; an area of a country or other territory; region.

  • Part (noun)

    A factor.

    "3 is a part of 12."

  • Part (noun)

    Duty; responsibility.

    "to do one’s part"

  • Part (noun)

    A room in a public building, especially a courtroom.

  • Part (noun)

    Position or role (especially in a play).

    "We all have a part to play."

  • Part (noun)

    The melody played or sung by a particular instrument, voice, or group of instruments or voices, within a polyphonic piece.

    "The first violin part in this concerto is very challenging."

  • Part (noun)

    The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. t

    "The part of his hair was slightly to the left."

  • Part (noun)

    In the Hebrew lunisolar calendar, a unit of time equivalent to 3β…“ seconds. s

  • Part (noun)

    A constituent of character or capacity; quality; faculty; talent; usually in the plural with a collective sense.

  • Part (verb)

    To leave someone's company; to go way; to die; to get rid of something, stop using it.

  • Part (verb)

    To cut hair with a parting; shed.

  • Part (verb)

    To divide in two.

    "to part the curtains"

  • Part (verb)

    To be divided in two or separated; shed.

    "A rope parts."

    "His hair parts in the middle."

  • Part (verb)

    To divide up; to share.

  • Part (verb)

    To have a part or share; to partake.

  • Part (verb)

    To separate or disunite; to remove from contact or contiguity; to sunder.

  • Part (verb)

    To hold apart; to stand or intervene between.

  • Part (verb)

    To separate by a process of extraction, elimination, or secretion.

    "to part gold from silver"

  • Part (verb)

    To leave; to quit.

  • Part (verb)

    To leave (an IRC channel).

  • Part (adjective)

    Fractional; partial.

    "Fred was part owner of the car."

  • Part (adverb)

    Partly; partially; fractionally.

    "Part finished"

  • Party (noun)

    A person or group of people constituting a particular side in a contract or legal action.

    "The contract requires that the party of the first part pay the fee."

  • Party (noun)

    A person.

  • Party (noun)

    A person; an individual.

    "He is a queer party."

  • Party (noun)

    A group of people forming one side in a given dispute, contest etc.

  • Party (noun)

    With to: an accessory, someone who takes part.

    "I can't possibly be a party to that kind of reckless behaviour."

  • Party (noun)

    Active player characters organized into a single group.

  • Party (noun)

    A political group considered as a formal whole, united under one specific political platform of issues and campaigning to take part in government.

    "The green party took 12% of the vote."

  • Party (noun)

    A discrete detachment of troops, especially for a particular purpose.

    "The settlers were attacked early next morning by a scouting party."

  • Party (noun)

    A social gathering.

  • Party (noun)

    A group of characters controlled by the player.

  • Party (noun)

    A gathering of usually invited guests for entertainment, fun and socializing.

    "I'm throwing a huge party for my 21st birthday."

  • Party (noun)

    A group of people traveling or attending an event together, or participating in the same activity.

    "We're expecting a large party from the London office."

  • Party (noun)

    A part or division.

  • Party (verb)

    To celebrate at a party, to have fun, to enjoy oneself.

    "We partied until the early hours."

  • Party (verb)

    To take recreational drugs.

  • Party (verb)

    To engage in flings, to have one-night stands, to sow one's wild oats.

  • Party (verb)

    To form a party (with).

    "If you want to beat that monster, you should party with a healer."

  • Party (adjective)

    Divided; in part.

  • Party (adjective)

    Parted or divided, as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries.

    "an escutcheon party per pale"

  • Party (adverb)

    Partly.

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  • Part (noun)

    One of the portions, equal or unequal, into which anything is divided, or regarded as divided; something less than a whole; a number, quantity, mass, or the like, regarded as going to make up, with others, a larger number, quantity, mass, etc., whether actually separate or not; a piece; a fragment; a fraction; a division; a member; a constituent.

  • Part (noun)

    An equal constituent portion; one of several or many like quantities, numbers, etc., into which anything is divided, or of which it is composed; proportional division or ingredient.

  • Part (noun)

    A constituent portion of a living or spiritual whole; a member; an organ; an essential element.

  • Part (noun)

    That which belongs to one, or which is assumed by one, or which falls to one, in a division or apportionment; share; portion; lot; interest; concern; duty; office.

  • Part (noun)

    A constituent of character or capacity; quality; faculty; talent; - usually in the plural with a collective sense.

  • Part (noun)

    One of the opposing parties or sides in a conflict or a controversy; a faction.

  • Part (noun)

    Quarter; region; district; - usually in the plural.

  • Part (noun)

    A particular character in a drama or a play; an assumed personification; also, the language, actions, and influence of a character or an actor in a play; or, figuratively, in real life; as, to play the part of Macbeth. See To act a part, under Act.

  • Part (noun)

    Such portion of any quantity, as when taken a certain number of times, will exactly make that quantity; as, 3 is a part of 12; - the opposite of multiple. Also, a line or other element of a geometrical figure.

  • Part (noun)

    One of the different melodies of a concerted composition, which heard in union compose its harmony; also, the music for each voice or instrument; as, the treble, tenor, or bass part; the violin part, etc.

  • Part

    To divide; to separate into distinct parts; to break into two or more parts or pieces; to sever.

  • Part

    To divide into shares; to divide and distribute; to allot; to apportion; to share.

  • Part

    To separate or disunite; to cause to go apart; to remove from contact or contiguity; to sunder.

  • Part

    To hold apart; to stand between; to intervene betwixt, as combatants.

  • Part

    To separate by a process of extraction, elimination, or secretion; as, to part gold from silver.

  • Part

    To leave; to quit.

  • Part

    To separate (a collection of objects) into smaller collections; as, to part one's hair in the middle.

  • Part (verb)

    To be broken or divided into parts or pieces; to break; to become separated; to go asunder; as, rope parts; his hair parts in the middle.

  • Part (verb)

    To go away; to depart; to take leave; to quit each other; hence, to die; - often with from.

  • Part (verb)

    To perform an act of parting; to relinquish a connection of any kind; - followed by with or from; as, to part with one's money.

  • Part (verb)

    To have a part or share; to partake.

  • Part (adverb)

    Partly; in a measure.

  • Party (noun)

    A part or portion.

  • Party (noun)

    A number of persons united in opinion or action, as distinguished from, or opposed to, the rest of a community or association; esp., one of the parts into which a people is divided on questions of public policy.

  • Party (noun)

    A part of a larger body of company; a detachment;

  • Party (noun)

    A number of persons invited to a social entertainment; a select company; as, a dinner party; also, the entertainment itself; as, to give a party.

  • Party (noun)

    One concerned or interested in an affair; one who takes part with others; a participator; as, he was a party to the plot; a party to the contract.

  • Party (noun)

    The plaintiff or the defendant in a lawsuit, whether an individual, a firm, or corporation; a litigant.

  • Party (noun)

    Hence, any certain person who is regarded as being opposed or antagonistic to another.

  • Party (noun)

    Cause; side; interest.

  • Party (noun)

    A person; as, he is a queer party.

  • Party (adjective)

    Parted or divided, as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries; as, an escutcheon party per pale.

  • Party (adjective)

    Partial; favoring one party; partisan.

  • Party (adverb)

    Partly.

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  • Part (noun)

    something determined in relation to something that includes it;

    "he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"

    "I read a portion of the manuscript"

    "the smaller component is hard to reach"

  • Part (noun)

    the extended spatial location of something;

    "the farming regions of France"

    "religions in all parts of the world"

    "regions of outer space"

  • Part (noun)

    so far as concerns the actor specified;

    "it requires vigilance on our part"

    "they resisted every effort on his part"

  • Part (noun)

    something less than the whole of a human artifact;

    "the rear part of the house"

    "glue the two parts together"

  • Part (noun)

    one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole;

    "the written part of the exam"

    "the finance section of the company"

    "the BBC's engineering division"

  • Part (noun)

    the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group;

    "the function of a teacher"

    "the government must do its part"

    "play its role"

  • Part (noun)

    a portion of a natural object;

    "they analyzed the river into three parts"

    "he needed a piece of granite"

  • Part (noun)

    an actor's portrayal of someone in a play;

    "she played the part of Desdemona"

  • Part (noun)

    assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group;

    "he wanted his share in cash"

  • Part (noun)

    any one of a number of individual efforts in a common endeavor;

    "I am proud of my contribution to the team's success"

    "they all did their share of the work"

  • Part (noun)

    the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music;

    "he tried to sing the tenor part"

  • Part (noun)

    a line where the hair is parted;

    "his part was right in the middle"

  • Part (verb)

    go one's own away; move apart;

    "The friends separated after the party"

  • Part (verb)

    discontinue an association or relation; go different ways;

    "The business partners broke over a tax question"

    "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"

    "My friend and I split up"

  • Part (verb)

    leave;

    "The family took off for Florida"

  • Part (verb)

    come apart;

    "The two pieces that we had glued separated"

  • Part (verb)

    force, take, or pull apart;

    "He separated the fighting children"

    "Moses parted the Red Sea"

  • Part (adverb)

    in part; in some degree; not wholly;

    "I felt partly to blame"

    "He was partially paralyzed"

  • Party (noun)

    an organization to gain political power;

    "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"

  • Party (noun)

    an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment;

    "he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"

  • Party (noun)

    a band of people associated temporarily in some activity;

    "they organized a party to search for food"

    "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"

  • Party (noun)

    a group of people gathered together for pleasure;

    "she joined the party after dinner"

  • Party (noun)

    a person involved in legal proceedings;

    "the party of the first part"

  • Party (verb)

    have or participate in a party;

    "The students were partying all night before the exam"

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