To better see all uses of the word
function
in
For Whom the Bell Tolls
please enable javascript.

function
Used In
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary

as in: can't function well without sleep Define
work or operate -- sometimes to work or operate normally or in a particular way
  • But grandfather claimed that he functioned perfectly normally no matter how much he drank except that sometimes it was very hard to wake him.

  • There are no more uses of "function" identified with this meaning in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • I don’t function well on less than six hours of sleep a night; and I do best on nine.
  • My brain does not function as well when I’m under stress.

  • Go to more samples

To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: Its main function is to... Define
purpose, job, or natural activity
as in: can't function well without sleep Define
work or operate -- sometimes to work or operate normally or in a particular way
as in: I'm attending a function tonight Define
a social event or ceremony -- especially one attended for work or out of a sense of duty
as in: oxygen is a function of altitude Define
saying one results from another; or saying that the amount of one thing is dependent upon the value of another.
as in: Amazon's new search function Define
computer code that performs a specific task
as in: a mathematical function Define
a formula or mathematical expression that describes a relationship between variables
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading