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General dictionaries General (26 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burke, burke: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. burke: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. burke: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. burke: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Burke, burke: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. Burke, burke: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. Burke, burke: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. burke: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. burke: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. burke: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Burke, burke: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. Burke (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Burke, burke: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Burke (character), Burke (disambiguation), Burke (series), Burke (surname), Burke: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Burke: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. burke: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. Burke: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Burke: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. Burke: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  20. burke: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  21. burke: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  22. burke: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. burke: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. Burke, burke: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. Burke: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  26. burke: Worthless Word For The Day [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. burke: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Burke: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Burke: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burke, Burke: baby names list [home, info]
  2. burke: A Word A Day [home, info]
  3. burke: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Burke, burke: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (Burke)

noun:  English statesman famous for his oratory; pleaded the cause of the American colonists in Parliament and defended the parliamentary system (1729-1797)
noun:  United States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)
verb:  murder without leaving a trace on the body
verb:  get rid of, silence, or suppress ("Burke an issue")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 2272 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #243)

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