# Definition of linear

## "linear" in the adjective sense

### 1. linear, additive

designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree

### 2. linear, one-dimensional

of or in or along or relating to a line involving or having a single dimension

"a linear measurement"

### 3. analogue, analog, linear

of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input

"analogue device"

"linear amplifier"

### 4. linear, elongate

of a leaf shape) long and narrow

### 5. linear, running

measured lengthwise

"cost of lumber per running foot"

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

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The word linear is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required.

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# Word Growth involving linear

in line

ar ear near

## Longer words containing linear

bilinear

colinear colinearities

colinear colinearity

collinear noncollinear

curvilinear

linearisable

linearisation linearisations

linearise linearised

linearise lineariser linearisers

linearise linearises

linearising

linearities colinearities

linearities nonlinearities

linearity colinearity

linearity nonlinearity

linearizable

linearization linearizations

linearize linearized nonlinearized

linearize linearizer linearizers

linearize linearizes

linearizing

linearly nonlinearly

linearly patrilinearly

nonlinear nonlinearities

nonlinear nonlinearity

nonlinear nonlinearized

nonlinear nonlinearly

patrilinear patrilinearly

quasilinear

rectilinear