Main definitions of ag in English

: ag1ag2Ag3Ag4AG5

ag1

Pronunciation /aɡ/ /æɡ/

adjective

informal North American
short for agricultural
‘the objective was to set the stage for cooperation among ag organizations’
short for agricultural
  • ‘A working breakfast is served for the sponsoring ag organizations on the State Fairgrounds.’
  • ‘Additional information about the Young Ag Couples Conference is available from ag organizations.’
  • ‘Our commodity groups, trade associations, councils and ag organizations have many connections and have had many successes in marketing our commodities worldwide.’
  • ‘The letter was signed by 12 ag organizations before the negotiators took off for the trade meeting.’
  • ‘We sent out a direct mailing and are building a list of Ag organizations.’

noun

informal North American
short for agriculture
  • ‘The Agriculture Career Fair is an annual event attended by students studying ag related majors.’
  • ‘He will be studying Ag at a local college.’
  • ‘I studied Ag at High School over 20 years ago now, and I loved it.’
  • ‘Do you think more people would go into ag if they were taught ag at school?’

Pronunciation

ag

/aɡ/ /æɡ/

Main definitions of ag in English

: ag1ag2Ag3Ag4AG5

ag2

Pronunciation /aKH/ /æx/ /əKH/ /əx/

exclamation

South African
  • Used to express a range of emotions from irritation or grief to pleasure.

    ‘ag man, there's nothing anyone can do’

Origin

Afrikaans, from Dutch ach (see ach).

Pronunciation

ag

/aKH/ /æx/ /əKH/ /əx/

Main definitions of Ag in English

: ag1ag2Ag3Ag4AG5

Ag3

  • The chemical element silver.

Origin

From Latin argentum.

Main definitions of Ag in English

: ag1ag2Ag3Ag4AG5

Ag4

Pronunciation /aɡ/ /æɡ/

abbreviation

Biochemistry
  • Antigen.

Pronunciation

Ag

/aɡ/ /æɡ/

Main definitions of AG in English

: ag1ag2Ag3Ag4AG5

AG5

abbreviation

  • 1Adjutant General.

  • 2Aktiengesellschaft, used in the names of German joint-stock companies.

  • 3Attorney General.