Definitions for "Figure"
A pattern in cloth, paper, or other manufactured article; a design wrought out in a fabric; as, the muslin was of a pretty figure.
A mode of expressing abstract or immaterial ideas by words which suggest pictures or images from the physical world; pictorial language; a trope; hence, any deviation from the plainest form of statement. Also called a figure of speech.
Another term for grain pattern.
A diagram or drawing, made to represent a magnitude or the relation of two or more magnitudes; a surface or space inclosed on all sides; -- called superficial when inclosed by lines, and solid when inclosed by surfaces; any arrangement made up of points, lines, angles, surfaces, etc.
A horoscope; the diagram of the aspects of the astrological houses.
Another name for aspect, or depending upon the context, the birth chart itself.
Keywords:  bookmaker, owes, bettor, versa, vice
The total a bettor owes his bookmaker, or vice versa.
The amount owed by or to the bookmaker.
Amount owned by or to a bookmaker.
Any short succession of notes, either as melody or as a group of chords, which produce a single complete and distinct impression.
A form of melody or accompaniment kept up through a strain or passage; a musical phrase or motive; a florid embellishment.
To embellish with design; to adorn with figures.
a graphic combined with an optional caption
a purely graphical image (i
marks the spot at which a graphic is to be inserted in a document. Attributes may be used to indicate an SGML entity containing the image itself (in some non-SGML notation); paragraphs within the figure element may be used to transcribe captions.
The form of anything; shape; outline; appearance.
To represent by a figure, as to form or mold; to make an image of, either palpable or ideal; also, to fashion into a determinate form; to shape.
Separate shape discernible from a background.
The form of a syllogism with respect to the relative position of the middle term.
in a syllogism is the relative position of the middle term in the premises; there are 4 positions or 4 figures.( Study 1; Study 3)
The representation of any form, as by drawing, painting, modeling, carving, embroidering, etc.; especially, a representation of the human body; as, a figure in bronze; a figure cut in marble.
Distinguished appearance; magnificence; conspicuous representation; splendor; show.
To make a figure; to be distinguished or conspicious; as, the envoy figured at court.
Keywords:  foreshow, prefigure
To prefigure; to foreshow.
Wipe with closed contour, e. g. a 'star' or 'diamond'.
What this whole silly buisness is based on. A figure can be anything from a tiny half-inch TIE Fighter Pilot in Galoob's Star Wars Action Fleet to a 10-inch Daredevil from Toy Biz's Marvel Universe Deluxe line.
A person, thing, or action, conceived of as analogous to another person, thing, or action, of which it thus becomes a type or representative.
imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"
alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
The human form or any recognizable object or nonrepresentational shape.
A small statue of the human form. MILLER p.300 2003-06-29
Any one of the several regular steps or movements made by a dancer.
a set of patterned steps which the whole set does together. Each tradition has its own set of figures (there is considerable overlap between traditions), which are generally the same in all of the dances of that tradition
a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating; "she made the best score on compulsory figures"
Keywords:  reckon
Keywords:  heroic, sorry, impression, career, fine
The appearance or impression made by the conduct or career of a person; as, a sorry figure.
the impression produced by a person; "he cut a fine figure"; "a heroic figure"
Keywords:  oration, strange, sentence, speak, wise
a certain kind either of sentence, oration, or word, used after some new or strange wise, much unlike to that which men commonly use to speak
a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground
a persistent object drawn on the screen
Keywords:  claus, santa, bodily, model, especially
a model of a bodily form (especially of a person); "he made a figure of Santa Claus"
Keywords:  nonliteral, sense, language
language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
Value, as expressed in numbers; price; as, the goods are estimated or sold at a low figure.
the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals; "he had a number of chores to do"; "the number of parameters is small"; "the figure was about a thousand"
a synonym for a number
A character or symbol representing a number; a numeral; a digit; as, 1, 2,3, etc.
To represent by a metaphor; to signify or symbolize.
an object that conveys information through some medium other than (but not necessarily exclusive of) words, numbers, or symbols
To calculate; to contrive; to scheme; as, he is figuring to secure the nomination.
make a mathematical calculation or computation
Keywords:  ofter, bid, handle, details, price
Refers to details about price including the bid and ofter. See: Handle
Keywords:  didn't, understand, her
understand; "He didn't figure her"
To have a winning chance or the handicapper's rating number that identifies the winning chance (also "fig.").
Keywords:  medial, branching, sheet, non
a non-branching medial sheet
Dealers' slang meaning "00" and denoting an exchange rate level. If the D-mark is quoted at 1.7300/1.7310 per dollar the rate may be quoted "figure/ten" (leaving 1.73 understood)
a decorative or artistic work; "the coach had a design on the doors"
The geometrical quality resulting in a body from the arrangement of its quantitative parts.
an accident made of situation and habit, which are its parts by the second species of rule C
To indicate by numerals; also, to compute.
an amount of money expressed numerically; "a figure of $17 was suggested"
Keywords:  judge, probable
judge to be probable
a general term for any striking or unusual configuration of words or phrases
A specific combination of body positions and transitions, performed in a prescribed manner.
The object seen, as separated in the act of seeing from everything else in the image.
Keywords:  refinement, device
a refinement of a device
a percentage of profitable airings of the total broadcast booked and aired
Keywords:  zero, foreign, last, exchange, digits
When the last two digits in a foreign exchange price are zero.
Keywords:  boundaries, contained
That which is contained by any boundary or boundaries.
Keywords:  scene, character, body, your
the body of a character in your scene
one of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers; "0 and 1 are digits"
Keywords:  item, example, type
an example of this type of item
Keywords:  see
See figures 3 to 5.