array

  • 1 Array — Ar*ray , n. [OE. arai, arrai, OF. arrai, arrei, arroi, order, arrangement, dress, F. arroi; a (L. ad) + OF. rai, rei, roi, order, arrangement, fr. G. or Scand.; cf. Goth. raidjan, garaidjan, to arrange, MHG. gereiten, Icel. rei[eth]i rigging,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 array — ar·ray 1 /ə rā/ vt: to set (a jury) for trial; specif: to set (a jury) by calling out the names of the jurors one at a time compare impanel array 2 n: the group of people summoned to serve as jurors from which the jury will be chosen; also: a… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 array — ar‧ray [əˈreɪ] noun [countable] 1. a range of many different things: • a vast array of electronic and consumer products 2. COMPUTING a set of computer memory units arranged in rows across or down: • a device that stores massive amounts of… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 array — [n1] collection, considerable group arrangement, batch, body, bunch, bundle, clump, cluster, design, display, disposition, exhibition, formation, host, lineup, lot, multitude, order, parade, pattern, set, show, supply, throng; concepts… …

    New thesaurus

  • 5 Array — Ar*ray , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Arrayed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arraying}.] [OE. araien, arraien, fr. OE. arraier, arreier, arreer, arroier, fr. arrai. See {Array}, n.] 1. To place or dispose in order, as troops for battle; to marshal. [1913 Webster] By …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 array — vb 1 *line, line up, range, align Analogous words: marshal, arrange, *order Antonyms: disarray 2 *clothe, apparel, attire, robe, dress array n *display, parade, pomp Analogous words: showing …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 array — ► NOUN 1) an impressive display or range of a particular thing. 2) an ordered arrangement of troops. 3) literary elaborate or beautiful clothing. ► VERB 1) display or arrange in a neat or impressive way. 2) (be arrayed in) be elaborately clothed… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 array — [ə rā′] vt. [ME arraien < OFr areer < ML * arredare, to put in order < L ad , to + Gmc * raid : for IE base see RIDE] 1. to place in order; marshal (troops for battle, etc.) 2. to dress in fine or showy attire; deck out n. 1. an orderly… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Array — In computer science an array [Paul E. Black, array , in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures , Paul E. Black, ed., U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology. 26 August 2008 (accessed 10 September 2008).… …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 Array — Datenfeld; Feld * * * Ar|ray 〈[ərɛı] m. 6 oder n. 15〉 1. Anordnung, Anreihung gleichartiger Dinge 2. 〈EDV〉 Liste von Datenwerten gleichen Typs 3. 〈El.〉 reihenartige Anordnung gleichartiger elektronischer Bauelemente [engl., „Aufstellung,… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 array — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ broad, endless, extensive, full, huge, large, vast, wide ▪ a seemingly endless array of options …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 array — [[t]əre͟ɪ[/t]] arrays 1) N COUNT COLL: usu sing, N of n An array of different things or people is a large number or wide range of them. As the deadline approached she experienced a bewildering array of emotions... A dazzling array of celebrities… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 array — I UK [əˈreɪ] / US noun Word forms array : singular array plural arrays * 1) [countable, usually singular] a large group of people or things that are related in some way array of: an impressive array of musical talent a dazzling array of… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 array — arrayer, n. /euh ray /, v.t. 1. to place in proper or desired order; marshal: Napoleon arrayed his troops for battle. 2. to clothe with garments, esp. of an ornamental kind; dress up; deck out: She arrayed herself in furs and diamonds. n. 3.… …

    Universalium

  • 15 array — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French arraier, from Vulgar Latin *arredare, from Latin ad + a base of Germanic origin; akin to Gothic garaiths arranged more at ready Date: 14th century 1. to dress or decorate especially… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 16 array — ar|ray1 [əˈreı] n 1.) [usually singular] a group of people or things, especially one that is large or impressive array of ▪ a dazzling array of flowers ▪ a bewildering array of options a vast/impressive/wide array ▪ There was a vast array of… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 Array — Ein Array ([əˈɹeɪ], engl. array , deutsch Anordnung, Feld oder Bereich) steht in der Informatik für eine Datenstruktur, siehe Feld (Datentyp) in der Akustik für Mikrofongruppen, siehe Beamforming in der Veranstaltungstechnik für eine Anordnung… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 18 array — I n. order 1) in battle array; drawn up in full array display 2) an imposing, impressive array II v. (D; tr.) to array against (arrayed against the enemy) * * * [ə reɪ] (D; tr.) to array against (arrayed against the enemy) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 array — ar|ray1 [ ə reı ] noun * 1. ) count usually singular array of a large group of people or things that are related in some way: an impressive array of musical talent a dazzling array of products/colors/fruit/jewels 2. ) count usually singular… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 array — ar•ray [[t]əˈreɪ[/t]] v. t. 1) to place in proper order; marshal: to array troops for battle[/ex] 2) to clothe with garments, esp. of an ornamental kind 3) order or arrangement, as of troops drawn up for battle 4) mil military force, esp. a body… …

    From formal English to slang