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  Definition of bridge
  1. any of various card games based on whist for four players
  2. a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  3. an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands
  4. the link between two lenses; rests on nose
  5. a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth
  6. a wooden support that holds the strings up
  7. a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected
  8. the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose; "her glasses left marks on the bridge of her nose"
  9. something resembling a bridge in form or function; "his letters provided a bridge across the centuries"
  10. make a bridge across; "bridge a river"
  11. cross over on a bridge
  12. connect or reduce the distance between
Similar Words: span, bridge deck, nosepiece, bridgework, bridge circuit, bridge over

 

See Also: tide over, bridge over, keep going

 

Hyponyms: bridge whist, auction, auction bridge, contract, contract bridge, Bailey bridge, cantilever bridge, cattle guard, cattle grid, covered bridge, drawbridge, lift bridge, footbridge, overcrossing, pedestrian bridge, overpass, flyover, flypast, pontoon bridge, bateau bridge, floating bridge, rope bridge, steel arch bridge, suspension bridge, trestle bridge, truss bridge, viaduct, conning tower, flying bridge, flybridge, fly bridge, monkey bridge, Wheatstone bridge

 

Part Meronyms: transportation system, transportation, transit, spectacles, specs, eyeglasses, glasses, stringed instrument, nose, olfactory organ

 

Derivational Morphology: bridge over, span

 

Anagrams: begird

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: urë   Basque: zubi  
Bosnian: bridž and most and proteza   Breton: pont  
Catalan: bridge and pont   Chinese:  
Croatian: most   Danish: bridge and bro  
Dutch: bridge and brug   Esperanto: ponto  
Estonian: sild   Finnish: silta  
French: bridge and pont   Frisian: brêge  
Georgian: ხიდი   German: Brücke and Bridge  
Greek: γέφυρα   Hebrew: גשר  
Hungarian: bridzs and híd and hid   Icelandic: brú  
Ido: ponto   Indonesian: jembatan  
Irish: droichead   Italian: bridge and ponte  
Japanese:   Korean: 다리  
Latin: pons   Latvian: bridžs and tilts  
Lithuanian: tiltas   Malayalam: പാലം  
Maltese: pont   Norwegian: bro  
Polish: brydż and most   Portuguese: ponte  
Romanian: pod   Russian: бридж and мост  
Slovak: most   Slovene: bridž and most and mostiček  
Spanish: bridge and puente   Swedish: bridge and bro  
Telugu: వారధి   Turkish: köprü  
Ukrainian: брідж and міст   Vietnamese: cầu  
Welsh: pont   Yiddish: בריק  
 
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