[ ag ]

adjective, nounInformal.
  1. agriculture: ag courses; to major in ag.

Origin of ag

By shortening

Other definitions for Ag (2 of 6)


Symbol, Chemistry.
  1. silver.

Origin of Ag

From the Latin word argentum

Other definitions for ag- (3 of 6)


  1. variant of ad- before g: agglutinate.

Other definitions for ag. (4 of 6)


  1. agriculture.

Other definitions for Ag. (5 of 6)


  1. August.

Other definitions for A.G. (6 of 6)


  1. Adjutant General.

  2. Attorney General. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use ag in a sentence

  • Don't call to mind no state law ag'in' Congregationalists marryin' Baptists.

    Scattergood Baines | Clarence Budington Kelland
  • We fix it up and agree to try over ag'in, and then, fust thing we know, we're right into the middle of another squabble.

    Scattergood Baines | Clarence Budington Kelland
  • De time wuz w'en folks had a mighty slim chance fer ter git bristle, en dey aint no tellin' w'en dat time gwine come ag'in.

    Nights With Uncle Remus | Joel Chandler Harris
  • Ang tinúla isalingay lang arun ka makalung-ag, Put the stew off to the side so you can cook the rice.

  • "I most wish I was a waiter ag'in at de Hall," sighed the colored man.

    The Rover Boys on the Farm | Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)

British Dictionary definitions for ag (1 of 4)


/ (æx) /

interjectionSouthern African
  1. an expression of surprise, annoyance, pleasure, etc

sentence connector
  1. an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etc

British Dictionary definitions for ag (2 of 4)


the internet domain name for
  1. Antigua and Barbuda

British Dictionary definitions for Ag (3 of 4)


the chemical symbol for
  1. silver

Origin of Ag

from Latin argentum

British Dictionary definitions for AG (4 of 4)


abbreviation for
  1. Adjutant General

  2. Attorney General

  1. Aktiengesellschaft

Origin of AG

(for sense 3) German: joint-stock company

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Scientific definitions for Ag


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