Definition of Ford

1. Noun. United States film maker (1896-1973).

Exact synonyms: John Ford
Generic synonyms: Film Maker, Film Producer, Filmmaker, Movie Maker



2. Verb. Cross a river where it's shallow.
Generic synonyms: Cover, Cross, Cut Across, Cut Through, Get Across, Get Over, Pass Over, Track, Traverse
Derivative terms: Fording

3. Noun. Grandson of Henry Ford (1917-1987).
Exact synonyms: Henry Ford Ii
Generic synonyms: Industrialist

4. Noun. Son of Henry Ford (1893-1943).
Exact synonyms: Edsel Bryant Ford
Generic synonyms: Industrialist

5. Noun. English writer and editor (1873-1939).
Exact synonyms: Ford Hermann Hueffer, Ford Madox Ford
Generic synonyms: Author, Writer

6. Noun. 38th President of the United States; appointed vice president and succeeded Nixon when Nixon resigned (1913-).

7. Noun. United States manufacturer of automobiles who pioneered mass production (1863-1947).
Exact synonyms: Henry Ford
Generic synonyms: Industrialist

8. Noun. A shallow area in a stream that can be forded.
Exact synonyms: Crossing
Generic synonyms: Body Of Water, Water
Group relationships: Stream, Watercourse

9. Noun. The act of crossing a stream or river by wading or in a car or on a horse.
Exact synonyms: Fording
Generic synonyms: Crossing
Specialized synonyms: Shallow Fording, Deep Fording

Definition of Ford

1. n. A place in a river, or other water, where it may be passed by man or beast on foot, by wading.

2. v. t. To pass or cross, as a river or other water, by wading; to wade through.

Definition of Ford

1. Proper noun. (surname topographic from=Middle English dot=) for someone who lived near a ford. ¹

2. Noun. A make of car, named for Henry Ford. ¹

3. Noun. A location where a stream is shallow and the bottom has good footing, making it possible to cross from one side to the other with no bridge, by walking, riding, or driving through the water; a crossing. ¹

4. Verb. To cross a stream using a ford. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ford

1. to cross by wading [v -ED, -ING, -S] : FORDABLE [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ford

forcipressure
forcipule
forcipules
forcleave
forclem
forcling
forclose
forclosed
forcloses
forclosing
forclutch
forcover
forcremp
forcurse
forcut
ford (current term)
fordable
forded
fordede
fordedes
fordeem
fordele
fordid
fordim
fording
fordless
fordo
fordoes
fordoing
fordone

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