(noun, verb)


1. the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers

Similar word(s): thenar

Definition categories: body, area, region

2. a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand

Definition categories: quantity

3. any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves

Definition categories: plant, tree

4. an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event

Similar word(s): decoration, medal, medallion, ribbon

Definition categories: communication, accolade, award, honor, honour, laurels


1. touch, lift, or hold with the hands

Similar word(s): handle

Definition categories: contact, touch