Definition of us
- North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776. Synonyms: America, U.S., U.S.A., US, USA, United States, United States of America, the States.
- a base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine. Synonyms: U, uracil.
- a heavy toxic silvery-white radioactive metallic element; occurs in many isotopes; used for nuclear fuels and nuclear weapons. Synonyms: U, atomic number 92, uranium.
- the 21st letter of the Roman alphabet. Synonyms: U, u.
Words nearby us
as, bs, bus, cs, ds, es, hs, hus, ks, ms, mus, os, ps, pus, rus, s, ss, sus, u, uk, un, up, ur, usa, use, usn, ut, uv.
Rhymes with us
bus, buss, cuss, discuss, fuss, huss, plus, pus, puss, rus, sus, thus, truss, wuss.