AskDefine | Define ex

Dictionary Definition

ex adj : out of fashion; "a suit of rather antique appearance"; "demode (or outmoded) attire"; "outmoded ideas" [syn: antique, demode, old-fashioned, old-hat(p), outmoded, passe, passee]

Noun

1 a man who was formerly a certain woman's husband [syn: ex-husband]
2 a woman who was formerly a particular man's wife; "all his exes live in Texas" [syn: exwife]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. The letter X.
  2. An ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner.

Translations

The letter X
  • Icelandic: ex
  • Polish: iks
informal: An ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner
  • Finnish: eksä
  • Icelandic: fyrrverandi (adjective)
  • Italian: ex
  • Polish: eks m|f
  • Romanian: fostul

Verb

  1. To delete; to cross out

Latin

Preposition

ex (+ )

Usage notes

  • Sometimes shortened as e.

Icelandic

Noun

is-noun n
  1. ex (the letter X)

Declension

Spanish

Noun

  1. ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner.

Swedish

Noun

ex
  1. ex; ex-partner

Extensive Definition

EX or Ex may refer to:
ex in Czech: EX
ex in German: EX
ex in French: EX
ex in Korean: EX
ex in Italian: EX
ex in Dutch: Ex
ex in Japanese: EX
ex in Russian: Ex
ex in Slovak: Ex
ex in Chinese: EX

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

aside from, bar, barring, beside, besides, except, except for, excepting, excluding, exclusive of, from, leaving out, let alone, omitting, out, out of, outside of, precluding, save, save and except, saving, than, unless, without
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