Definition of Steven

1. n. Voice; speech; language.

Definition of Steven

1. Proper noun. (Ancient Greek male given name), a variant spelling of Stephen. ¹

2. Noun. (context: UK dialectal Northern England Scotland) The voice, now especially when loud or strong. ¹

3. Noun. (obsolete) Speech, language. ¹

4. Noun. That which is uttered; a prayer. ¹

5. Noun. A word, command, bidding or direction given. ¹

6. Noun. A promise, one's word. ¹

7. Noun. An outcry, shout, or loud call; a clamour/clamor, noise. ¹

8. Noun. A sound, the sound of a horn; melody, tune; song; sound made by an animal or a bird. ¹

9. Verb. (transitive, obsolete) To speak; utter; describe; tell of; name. ¹

10. Verb. (transitive, obsolete) To voice an opinion; vote. ¹

11. Verb. (transitive archaic) To vouch; speak up (for). ¹

12. Verb. (transitive dialectal) To bespeak. ¹

13. Verb. (intransitive dialectal) To talk; call out; shout; make a noise. ¹

14. Noun. (obsolete) A time, occasion. ¹

15. Noun. (obsolete) A set time; a date or appointment. ¹

16. Verb. (transitive, obsolete) To call; summon; command; appoint. ¹

17. Verb. (intransitive obsolete) To alternate; take turns. ¹

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Definition of Steven

1. a voice [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Steven

steven (current term)
stew in one's juices
stew in one's own broth
stew in one's own grease
stew in one's own juices
stew meat

Literary usage of Steven

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1864)
"After having seen his luggage taken up to his bedroom, steven entered the ... steven, perceiving that no choice was left to him, took a seat in one of the ..."

2. Competitive Change in the Electric Power Industry: The Oklahoma Perspective edited by Don Nickles (1999)
"So with that, I will start with steven Moore, the CEO of Oklahoma Gas and Electric. STATEMENT OF steven E MOORE, CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, ..."

3. School Violence: Views of Students & the Community: Congressional Hearings edited by Michael Castle (2001)
"steven CURTIS CHAPMAN, FORMER STUDENT AT HEATH HIGH SCHOOL, ... And my name is steven Curtis Chapman. I am a singer and songwriter living in Franklin, ..."

4. Trial of Madeleine Smith by Madeleine Hamilton Smith, Alexander Duncan Smith (1905)
"Dr. JAMES steven, examined by the LORD ADVOCATE—I am a physician in Glasgow, and live in Stafford Place, near Franklin Street. ..."

5. Airline Hubs: Fair Competition Or Predatory Pricing, Hearing Before the edited by Mike Dewine (1999)
"steven A. Morrison is a professor of economics at Northeastern University. He is the author of numerous articles relating to air transportation and is ..."

6. Microbial and Phenotypic Definition of Rats and Mice: Proceedings of the by National Research Council Staff, ebrary, Inc, National Research Council, International Committee, Commission on Life Sciences, National Academy of Sciences (1999)
"... Summary of Presentations steven P. Pokes Professor and Chairman Division of Comparative Medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, ..."

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