Origin of branch
synonym study for branch
OTHER WORDS FROM branch
Other definitions for branch (2 of 2)
Origin of -branch
How to use branch in a sentence
I was one of the only people that had ever worked both either on Capitol Hill or definitely in the executive branch.Full Transcript: Sean Spicer on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 26, 2020|Ozy
SDG&E wants to do 25 feet, said Nat Skinner, safety branch manager at the advocate’s office.Watchdog Warns: SDG&E’s Tree-Trimming Plan Could Worsen Wildfires|MacKenzie Elmer|August 24, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Brian O’Rourke, a Navy spokesman, told Voice of San Diego Friday that the branch requested a 60-day extension to respond.
His answer wasn’t a hard yes, but he was wary of how much power the executive branch had been accruing.Does the President Matter as Much as You Think? (Ep. 404)|Stephen J. Dubner|February 6, 2020|Freakonomics
“Under Suleimani several military branches have taken shape [in Iraq] which are run by Iran and the Iranian military,” he said.What an Iranian Funeral Tells Us About the Wars in Iraq|IranWire|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The birds poop all over the forest, and thanks to the viscin, the mistletoe seeds in said poop stick to branches.
Mistletoe bushes clump on branches like something out of a Dr. Seuss book.
A handful of them could be seen brandishing tree branches and table legs as weapons.
With both branches of Congress now under Republican control, we should act to halt those power grabs, too.
To Harrison and his wife there was no distinction between the executive and judicial branches of the law.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
With the dispersal of the spores the cone shrivels up, and then the stems starts to send out green branches.
Sometimes in the case of large plants, cones have been known to occur on the tips of the branches of the Marsh Horsetail.
Sometimes the stems are quite bare; on other occasions they are partly branched; in any case the branches are short.
The possibilities of certain branches of teaching have been altogether revolutionized by the cinematograph.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
British Dictionary definitions for branch (1 of 2)
- a subdivision or subsidiary section of something larger or more complexbranches of learning; branch of the family
- (as modifier)a branch office
Derived forms of branchbranchless, adjectivebranchlike, adjectivebranchy, adjective
Word Origin for branch
British Dictionary definitions for branch (2 of 2)
Word Origin for branch-
Other Idioms and Phrases with branch
In addition to the idioms beginning with branch
- branch off
- branch out
- olive branch
- root and branch