Definitions of Of

  1.   Denoting that from which anything proceeds indicating origin source descent and the like as he is of a race of kings he is of noble blood
  2.   Denoting possession or ownership or the relation of subject to attribute as the apartment of the consul the power of the king a man of courage the gate of heaven
  3.   Denoting the material of which anything is composed or that which it contains as a throne of gold a sword of steel a wreath of mist a cup of water
  4.   Denoting part of an aggregate or whole belonging to a number or quantity mentioned out of from amongst as of this little he had some to spare some of the mines were unproductive most of the company
  5.   Denoting that by which a person or thing is actuated or impelled also the source of a purpose or action as they went of their own will no body can move of itself he did it of necessity
  6.   Denoting reference to a thing about concerning relating to as to boast of one's achievements
  7.   Denoting nearness or distance either in space or time from as within a league of the town within an hour of the appointed time
  8.   Denoting the agent or person by whom or thing by which anything is or is done by
  9.   Denoting relation to place or time belonging to or connected with as men of Athens the people of the Middle Ages in the days of Herod
  10.   Denoting passage from one state to another from
  11.   During in the course of
  12.   In a general sense from or out from proceeding from belonging to relating to concerning used in a variety of applications as
  13.   Denoting identity or equivalence used with a name or appellation and equivalent to the relation of apposition as the continent of America the city of Rome the Island of Cuba
  14.   From as to cure of a fever rid of a nuisance out of as he did it of necessity about concerning as talk of success in as quick of speech belonging to or connected with as the palace of the king proceeding from by as the plays of Shakespeare showing kind material quality measure etc as a glass of milk a woman of brains a weight of ten pounds etc
  15.   From or out from belonging to out of among proceeding from so in the Litany and Nicene Creed owing to concerning B and Pr Bk sometimes by from on or over
  16.   From out from among pertaining to
  17.   Associated or connected with
  18.   From or out from
  19.   Directed toward or exerted upon
  20.   Concerning about
  21.   Equivalent to
  22.   From or out of proceeding from belonging to from among concerning
  23.   Another form of the prefix ob which see
  24.   From out of belonging to denoting possession or property according to denoting properties qualities or condition

Antonyms for Of

following, next, Since, APRES, next to, after.

Quotes of Of

  1. I think all of those things but certainly the booze really brought out the really unreasonable side of me and I just didn't want to revisit that place again – Rick Allen
  2. I never got tired of Tom and Jerry but I did have a dream of doing more with my life than making cartoons – Joseph Barbera
  3. Works of art produced in the contemporary world are a further expression of that But I don't think there is an active ongoing nihilist self -consciousness in the artist – Leonard Baskin
  4. I had to go and sing with the musical director of the film Simon Lee who is just incredible and it went great I sang with him about five things things we'd worked on And then I went to sing for Andrew Lloyd Weber – Gerard Butler
  5. Well they just don't know anything else except that one form of their business acting and they don't really want to learn any other part of it or they would Directing and producing and putting a show together is very creative for me – Jackie Cooper
  6. I was aware that there is an expectation that writers inevitably falter at this stage that they fail to live up to the promise of their first successful book that the next book never pleases the way the prior one did It simply increased my sense of being challenged – David Guterson
  7. Sleep is lovely death is better still not to have been born is of course the miracle – Heinrich Heine
  8. I think Walking Dead is more of a stretch for me because I'm a light hearted superhero kind of guy – Robert Kirkman
  9. Sound comes out of a life experience – Bill Laswell
  10. In true education anything that comes to our hand is as good as a book the prank of a page boy the blunder of a servant a bit of table talk they are all part of the curriculum – Michel de Montaigne
  11. Obviously there is diversity but Europe is a union of diversity – Jean-Pierre Raffarin
  12. I love things made out of animals It's just so funny to think of someone saying 'I need a letter opener I guess I'll have to kill a deer – David Sedaris
  13. The most influential of all educational factors is the conversation in a child's home – William Temple
  14. That equals to being a fool having fame and no fortune A lot of guys out there have fame doing this and doing that but they are broke – Mike Tyson
  15. And for the past 10 years I've been in a real commercial setting where people are all about numbers they're all about that bottom line So it's nice to step out of that and hang out with a bunch of people who play music just because they love it as you can imagine – Lee Ann Womack

Usage examples for Of

  1. Oh the Willoughbys of Waterton she said – A Bicycle of Cathay by Frank R. Stockton
  2. Up and to church all of us ” – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  3. He knew and was sure of her – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. What then do you wish of me – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  5. Of course I do she answered that is what I am – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  6. The last of what – Krindlesyke by Wilfrid Wilson Gibson
  7. “ Horseness is the whatness of allhorse ” – Ulysses by James Joyce
  8. What do you think of 'Many Waters' ” – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  9. Not all of them – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  10. But 'ideas of treachery' ” – Aspects of Literature by J. Middleton Murry
  11. And the Duke of Datchet thought of it – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  12. You think not of course – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish
  13. Of course I want to come – The Old Gray Homestead by Frances Parkinson Keyes
  14. And what do you think of him – Peccavi by E. W. Hornung
  15. “ That's the whole of it I don't know – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  16. Of course it is George – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  17. “ Now's the time to make a man of him – Madam Crowl's Ghost and The Dead Sexton by Joseph Sheridan LeFanu
  18. What do they say of us ” – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  19. Of course replied the captain – The Willoughby Captains by Talbot Baines Reed
  20. So much he knew of her – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild

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