arc is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

arc Scrabble score: 5

Meaning of arc

  • continuous progression or line of development a story's dramatic arc
  • gree measurement on the circumference of a circle used especially in the phrase of arc 11 minutes 3 seconds of arc
  • luminous current between two electric conductors
  • the apparent path described above and below the horizon by a celestial body (as the sun)
  • part of a circle
  • continuous portion (as of a circle or ellipse) of a curved line
  • curved path the arc of a fly ball
  • to make an electric discharge [v ARCKED or ARCED, ARCKING or ARCING, ARCS]
  • sustained luminous discharge of electricity across a gap in a circuit or between electrodes