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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. matter, the matter: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. matter, the matter: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. matter: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. matter, the matter: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. matter: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. matter, matter: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Matter, matter, matter: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. matter, the matter: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Matter, matter, the matter: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. matter: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. matter: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. matter: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. matter, the matter: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. matter: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. matter: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. matter: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. matter: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Matter (album), Matter (disambiguation), Matter (magazine), Matter (novel), Matter (philosophy), Matter (venue), Matter (video game), Matter: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Matter: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. matter: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. matter: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. matter: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. matter: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Matter: Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
  25. Matter: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. matter: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. matter: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. matter, the matter: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. Matter, matter, the matter: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. matter: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. matter: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. matter: Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names [home, info]
  2. matter: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. matter: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. matter: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  3. Matter: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  4. MATTER: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  5. Matter (physics), matter: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  6. matter: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Matter (physics), matter: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. matter: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Matter (physics), matter: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. matter: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. matter: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Matter: Catholic Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. MATTER: Irivng Hexham's Concise Dictionary of Religion [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Matter: Chemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Matter: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  3. matter: Imagine the Universe! Dictionary [home, info]
  4. matter: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  5. Matter: Accelerator Glossary [home, info]
  6. MATTER: Zoom Astronomy Glossary [home, info]
  7. matter: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]

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

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. matter: High-Energy Astrophysics [home, info]
  2. Matter: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Matter: Explosives [home, info]
  4. MATTER: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (matter)

noun:  (used with negation) having consequence ("They were friends and it was no matter who won the games")
noun:  a vaguely specified concern ("Several matters to attend to")
noun:  a problem ("Is anything the matter?")
noun:  written works (especially in books or magazines) ("He always took some reading matter with him on the plane")
noun:  that which has mass and occupies space ("An atom is the smallest indivisible unit of matter")
noun:  some situation or event that is thought about ("It is a matter for the police")
verb:  have weight; have import, carry weight ("It does not matter much")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #13712)

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