text

Part of speech: noun

The body of matter on a page, as distinguished from notes, illustrations, etc.

Part of speech: noun

A verse of Scripture.

Part of speech: noun

A topic; theme.

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Usage examples "text":

  1. This time the text could not be said to flash into his mind, for while running, it had never left him. - "The Prairie Chief", R.M. Ballantyne.
  2. " Yes, Mr MacPhail," he said, " it was a grand text." - "Malcolm", George MacDonald.
  3. To be sure, in one sense Peer Gynt is a sermon upon a text. - "Adventures in Criticism", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.