Definition of IS

  1. (verb)have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  2. (verb)be identical to; be someone or something
  3. (verb)occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere
  4. (verb)have an existence, be extant
  5. (verb)happen, occur, take place
  6. (verb)be identical or equivalent to
  7. (verb)form or compose
  8. (verb)work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function
  9. (verb)represent, as of a character on stage
  10. (verb)spend or use time
  11. (verb)have life, be alive
  12. (verb)to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form
  13. (verb)be priced at