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Valid words made from Radar

You can make 8 words from 'radar' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'radar'

RADAR 6 

4 letters words from 'radar'

ARAR 4 

3 letters words from 'radar'

ARD 4RAD 4

2 letters words from 'radar'

AA 2AD 3
AR 2DA 3

All 5 letters words made out of radar

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Definitions and meaning of radar

radar

Etymology

Originally spelled RADAR; an acronym of radio detection and ranging. Coined by the United States Navy in 1940.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɹeɪdɑː(ɹ)/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɹeɪdɚ/, [ˈɹeɪɾɚ]

Noun

radar (countable and uncountable, plural radars)

  1. (uncountable) A method of detecting distant objects and determining their position, velocity, or other characteristics by analysis of sent radio waves (usually microwaves) reflected from their surfaces
  2. (countable) A type of system using such method, differentiated by platform, configuration, frequency, power, and other technical attributes.
  3. (countable) An installation of such a system or of the transmitting and receiving apparatus.
  4. (countable, figuratively) A superior ability to detect something.

Synonyms

  • RADAR (acronym of radio detection and ranging)

Derived terms

Related terms

  • lidar
  • sonar

Translations

Verb

radar (third-person singular simple present radars, present participle radaring, simple past and past participle radared)

  1. To scan with radar, or as if with radar.

Anagrams

  • Ardra

Catalan

Noun

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar

Cornish

Noun

radar

  1. radar

References

  • http://www.cornishdictionary.org.uk/

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈradar]
  • Rhymes: -adar
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun

radar m inan

  1. radar
  2. speed camera

Declension


Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈraː.dɑr/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun

radar m (plural radars, diminutive radartje n)

  1. radar (detection system operating by means of radio waves)

Derived terms

  • dopplerradar
  • neerslagradar

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁa.daʁ/

Noun

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar
  2. speed camera

Derived terms

  • radar tourelle

Further reading

  • “radar” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Etymology

From English radar.

Pronunciation

Noun

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar

Icelandic

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈraːtar/
  • Rhymes: -aːtar
  • Homophone: ratar

Noun

radar m (genitive singular radars, nominative plural radarar)

  1. radar device

Declension

Synonyms

  • (radar device): ratsjá

Indonesian

Etymology

From English radar.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈradar]
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun

radar (first-person possessive radarku, second-person possessive radarmu, third-person possessive radarnya)

  1. radar

Hyponyms

Further reading

  • “radar” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Italian

Etymology

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.dar/

Noun

radar m (invariable)

  1. radar

Related terms

  • radarastronomia
  • radarfaro
  • radarista
  • radaristica
  • radarriflettente
  • radarsonda
  • radarspoletta
  • radartachimetro

Latin

Verb

rādar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of rādō

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From English radar

Noun

radar m (definite singular radaren, indefinite plural radarer, definite plural radarene)

  1. radar

Derived terms

  • radarbilde
  • værradar

References

  • “radar” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From English radar

Noun

radar m (definite singular radaren, indefinite plural radarar, definite plural radarane)

  1. radar

References

  • “radar” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Polish

Etymology

From English radar.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.dar/

Noun

radar m inan

  1. radar (method of detecting distant objects)
  2. radar (installation of such a system or of the transmitting and receiving apparatus)

Declension

Derived terms

  • (nouns) radarzysta, radaryzacja, radaroskop
  • (adjective) radarowy

Further reading

  • radar in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • radar in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ʁaˈdaʁ/
  • (Paulistano) IPA(key): /ʁaˈdaɾ/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ɦaˈdaɻ/

Noun

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar (radio device for detecting distant objects)
  2. (Brazil, informal) a speed detection device used by policemen and traffic controllers

Quotations

For quotations using this term, see Citations:radar.


Romanian

Etymology

From English radar.

Noun

radar n (plural radare)

  1. radar

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /râdaːr/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun

rȁdār m (Cyrillic spelling ра̏да̄р)

  1. radar

Declension


Slovene

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ràːdar/, /ráːdar/

Noun

rādar m inan

  1. radar

Inflection


Spanish

Etymology

From English radar.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /raˈdaɾ/, [raˈð̞aɾ]

Noun

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar
    • BBC Mundo. Desaparece avión sobre el Atlántico 2009-06-01.

Derived terms

  • antirradar

Further reading

  • “radar” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swedish

Noun

radar c

  1. radar

Anagrams

  • darra

Tagalog

Etymology

Borrowing from English.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun

radar

  1. radar.

Turkish

Etymology

From English radar, attested from 1945.

Noun

radar (definite accusative radarı, plural radarlar)

  1. (aviation) radar

Declension

References

  • Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–) , “radar”, in Nişanyan Sözlük

Uzbek

Noun

radar (plural radarlar)

  1. radar

Zazaki

Noun

radar (f)

  1. radar

Source: wiktionary.org
  • an electronic locating device.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)