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We found 62 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word figure:
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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. figure: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  2. figure: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. figure: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. figure: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. figure: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. figure: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Figure, Figure: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  8. FIGURE: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  9. figure: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  10. figure (f), figure: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  11. figure: Rhymezone [home, info]
  12. figure: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  13. Figure: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. figure: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  15. Figure, Figure (wood), Figure (musician), Figure (music), Figure (horse): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. figure: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. figure: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. figure: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. figure (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  20. figure: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  21. figure: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  22. figure: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. figure: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  24. figure: Wiktionary [home, info]
  25. figure: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  26. figure, Figure: Wordnik [home, info]
  27. figure, figure: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  28. figure: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  29. figure: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  30. figure: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  31. figure: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  32. figure: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. figure: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]
  2. Figure: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]
  3. Figure: Marquetry Glossary [home, info]
  4. figure: Literary Criticism [home, info]
  5. Figure: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  6. figure: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  7. Figure: Art Glossary: Terminology for artists [home, info]
  8. Figure: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  9. figure: Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names [home, info]
  10. figure: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. figure: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  2. Figure: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  3. figure: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. Figure: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  5. Figure: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  6. Figure: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. figure: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. figure: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. figure: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. figure: Idioms [home, info]
  2. FIGURE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. Figure: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. figure: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]
  2. figure: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. figure: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. figure: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Figure: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]
  2. Figure: Glossary of Woodworking Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (figure)

noun:  a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating ("She made the best score on compulsory figures")
noun:  a model of a bodily form (especially of a person) ("He made a figure of Santa Claus")
noun:  the impression produced by a person ("He cut a fine figure")
noun:  a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground
noun:  a diagram or picture illustrating textual material ("The area covered can be seen from Figure 2")
noun:  an amount of money expressed numerically ("A figure of $17 was suggested")
noun:  a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape
noun:  the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals ("The figure was about a thousand")
noun:  a well-known or notable person ("She is an important figure in modern music")
noun:  one of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers
noun:  a decorative or artistic work
noun:  language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
noun:  alternative names for the body of a human being
verb:  be or play a part of or in ("Elections figure prominently in every government program")
verb:  understand ("He didn't figure her")
verb:  judge to be probable
verb:  make a mathematical calculation or computation
verb:  imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind

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