Origin of x1
Other definitions for x (2 of 6)
- (of stock trading) ex dividend.
- (of bond trading) ex interest.
Other definitions for x (3 of 6)
- the letter x used to replace or obscure a gender morpheme, as to avoid the -o or -a inflection of a word borrowed from Spanish or the sequence m-e-n in the word women. See Latinx, womxn.
- the letter x indicating a variable and used to hold a place in a word or abbreviation that can be occupied by another letter, as in CxO to account for a range of specialized executive positions in a corporation, for example CEO, CFO, and COO.
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How to use x in a sentence
The post Why Generation X Has Lost Hope appeared first on OZY.Why Generation X Has Lost Hope|Joshua Eferighe|August 26, 2020|Ozy
To compute the sum of x and y, you combined groups of x and y nematodes and left them for 24 hours.Are You Hip Enough To Be Square?|Zach Wissner-Gross|August 14, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The dots huddle on an x-axis showing how many votes a candidate wins the Electoral College by in each scenario.How We Designed The Look Of Our 2020 Forecast|Anna Wiederkehr (email@example.com)|August 13, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
To use the aforementioned example, Site X would never have to actually appear on a person’s screen for that person’s browser to be redirected to the site before moving on to the site they meant to visit.WTF is redirect tracking?|Tim Peterson|August 10, 2020|Digiday
To compute the sum of x and y, you combine groups of x and y nematodes and leave them for 24 hours.Can You Reach The Beach?|Zach Wissner-Gross|August 7, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
An x-ray two hours later confirms my hunch: my tibia (the big bone behind the shin) is snapped clean in two.You’re Never ‘Cured’ of an Eating Disorder|Carrie Arnold|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Getting out of X band is on option,” said one senior Air Force official.Pentagon Worries That Russia Can Now Outshoot U.S. Stealth Jets|Dave Majumdar|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I made experimental commercials in the experimental division of a production house, Film X, that made commercials for ad agencies.The Renegade: Robert Downey Sr. on His Classic Films, Son’s Battle with Drugs, and Bill Cosby|Marlow Stern|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In fact, both brothers have acting IMDb credits: Drew on Smallville and Jonathan on The X-Files.How the Property Brothers Became Your Mom’s Favorite TV Stars|Kevin Fallon|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A bunch of old, white, rock titans come together with young, white, X Factor hotties to persuade Britain to heal Africa.Do They Know It’s Time to Stop Band Aid?|Tom Sykes|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He thought they were now in touch with our troops at "X" but that they had been through some hard fighting to get there.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
W was a Watchman, and guarded the door; X was expensive, and so became poor.
Idly his pen traced upon the paper in front of him a large X, the sign of the unknown quantity.
The Professor took his pen and wrote a large X upon the sheet of paper in front of him.
Messrs. X and Z had specially engaged two eminent organists to play for them.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
British Dictionary definitions for x (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for x (2 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for x (3 of 3)
- indicating a film that may not be publicly shown to anyone under 18. Since 1982 replaced by symbol 18
- (as modifier)an X film