anagram definition

  • noun:
    • A word or term formed by reordering the letters of another term or term, including satin to stain.
    • a-game which people form terms from a team of arbitrarily chosen letters.
    • A word or phrase that is produced by rearranging the letters of some other term or term.
    • virtually, the letters of a word read backwards, in its usual wider feeling, the alteration of just one term or term into another because of the transposition of its letters. Hence Galenus becomes angelus; William Noy (attorney-general to Charles I., and a laborious guy) is turned into I moyl in-law.
    • A transposition associated with letters of a word or sentence, to form an innovative new word or sentence: therefore, Galenus is an anagram of angelus.
    • A word created by reading the letters of just one or more terms backward; a palindrome: hence, evil is an anagram of live.
    • a term or expression spelled by rearranging the letters of some other term or term
    • A word or term formed by reordering the letters of another word or expression, like satin to stain.
    • a game title by which players form words from several arbitrarily selected letters.
    • A word or phrase that's produced by rearranging the letters of some other term or phrase.
    • Literally, the letters of a word read backwards, however in its typical wider good sense, the alteration of 1 word or term into another because of the transposition of its letters. Therefore Galenus becomes angelus; William Noy (attorney-general to Charles I., and a laborious man) is turned into we moyl in law.
    • A transposition associated with the letters of a word or sentence, to make an innovative new word or sentence: therefore, Galenus is an anagram of angelus.
    • A word formed by reading the letters of one or higher words backward; a palindrome: therefore, evil is an anagram of live.
    • a word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase
  • verb:
    • to create anagrams.
    • read letters out-of-order to find a concealed definition
    • To form anagrams.
    • read letters out of order to find a hidden definition
  • verb-transitive:
    • To anagrammatize.
    • To anagrammatize.
  • others:
    • To form into an anagram.
    • To form into an anagram.

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