noun, plural se·ries.
- a daily or weekly program with the same cast and format and a continuing story, as a soap opera, situation comedy, or drama.
- a number of related programs having the same theme, cast, or format: a series of four programs on African wildlife.
- a sequence of terms combined by addition, as 1 + ½ + ¼ + ⅛ + … ½ n.
- infinite series.
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Origin of series
synonym study for series
OTHER WORDS FROM seriesmul·ti·se·ries, noun, plural mul·ti·se·ries.sub·se·ries, noun, plural sub·se·ries.su·per·se·ries, noun, plural su·per·se·ries.
Words nearby series
Example sentences from the Web for series
This video is the second in our series on the 2020 election.
Facebook this morning announced a series of new rules designed to further penalize those who violate its community standards, specifically around Facebook Groups.Facebook tries to clean up Groups with new policies|Sarah Perez|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
Take-Two Interactive Software had previously announced that the next entry in its NBA 2K series would retail for $70 on Xbox Series X and PS5.Sony debuts new PlayStation for the holidays. Here’s how much it costs|Verne Kopytoff|September 17, 2020|Fortune
The exciting series, which will binge-drop in October, will use both archival footage and dramatic recreations to tell the stories of trail-blazing pioneers in the fight for LGBTQ equality.
From there, the lower-seeded Thursday winner will head into a five-game series against the top-seeded Las Vegas Aces, while the higher-seeded Thursday winner takes on the second-seeded Seattle Storm.It’s Win Or Go Home This Week In The WNBA Playoffs|Howard Megdal|September 15, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Jones is a veteran of another beloved-yet-controversial animated series on Adult Swim, The Boondocks.
Music is a huge part of the tone of Black Dynamite overall—going back to the original 2009 movie on which the series is based.
It is a spy series at its core, but you guys never really pull from the headlines.‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
French officials were already on edge after a series of apparently unconnected attacks, including the stabbing of police officers.U.S. Spies See Al Qaeda Fingerprints on Paris Massacre|Shane Harris, Nancy A. Youssef|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Petty, shade, and thirst are my favorite human “virtues” and the trifecta of any good series of “stories.”‘Empire’ Review: Hip-Hop Musical Chairs with an Insane Soap Opera Twist|Judnick Mayard|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Now recall the series in an inverse order, beginning with “Fieldhand,” and going back to “Building.”
An approach to æsthetic pleasure is seen in the responses to rhythmic series of sounds.Children's Ways|James Sully
He learned the series by heart without any suspicion that he was committing it to memory.
Another way of learning such a series by rote, is to limit the extent of the repetitions.
Learning a series of words by heart by thinking of the Relations between them is wholly unlike learning it by rote.
British Dictionary definitions for series
noun plural -ries
- a configuration of two or more components connected in a circuit so that the same current flows in turn through each of them (esp in the phrase in series)
- (as modifier)a series circuit Compare parallel (def. 10)