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Definitions and meanings of "Profiles"

What do we mean by profiles?

The outermost shape, view, or edge of an object.

The shape, view, or shadow of a person's head from the side; a side view.

A summary or collection of information, especially about a person

A specific space or field in which users can provide various types of personal information in software or Internet systems.


The amount by which something protrudes.

Prominence; noticeability.

A smoothed (e.g., troweled or brushed) vertical surface of an excavation showing evidence of at least one feature or diagnostic specimen; the graphic recording of such as by sketching, photographing, etc.

Character; totality of related characteristics; signature; status (especially in scientific, technical, or military uses).

A section of any member, made at right angles with its main lines, showing the exact shape of mouldings etc.

A drawing exhibiting a vertical section of the ground along a surveyed line, or graded work, as of a railway, showing elevations, depressions, grades, etc.

An exemption from certain types of duties due to injury or disability.

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The word "profiles" in example sentences

The though-line of virtually all the profiles is the yearning for, quest for, and progress in attaining a meaningful life. ❋ Unknown (2008)

The constitution committee makes more than 40 recommendations to protect individual privacy, including the deletion of all profiles from the national DNA database except for those of convicted criminals and a call for the mandatory encryption of personal data held by public and private organisations that are legally obliged to hold it. ❋ Unknown (2009)

I remember reading that kind of stuff in profiles like this and becoming convinced everything I was doing was wrong. ❋ Unknown (2010)

To fully illustrate our point, we present to you a number of examples, selected from real live online profiles from a variety of dating websites. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Transforming the site into something like Facebook for military children to interact with each other more and create profiles is one idea, Wise said. ❋ Unknown (2009)

( "You are no longer a person; you are a concept!" he once famously declared to her; a quote that is repeated regularly in profiles of Ms. Guinness.) ❋ Unknown (2009)

The promo says “Sarah Palin profiles …” which according to the dictionary means to “describe a person in a short article.” ❋ Unknown (2010)

Along the way, he folds in profiles of the relevant late-night stars, who, besides O'Brien and Leno, include Letterman, Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Craig Ferguson, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. ❋ AP (2010)

The latest title profiles individuals making a difference locally and globally, including Scott Harrison, a party promoter who created a nonprofit to bring clean water to developing nations and Steffi Coplan, who developed a project for budding actors at an urban school. ❋ Unknown (2010)

The Lonely Salafist, currently only available in Arabic, profiles several Palestinian al-Qaeda leaders, including the late Abdullah Yusuf Azzam, a sheik known as "the Godfather of Jihad," who taught Osama bin Laden. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Over the last couple years, I have read probably 100 or more McCain profiles of various lengths and types, including a few book-length studies. ❋ Unknown (2008)

Symantec Security Response product manager Kelly Martin says that any website that collects and stores users profiles is a ripe target. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Sandra Porter at Discovering Biology in a Digital World writes about the "Life Science Centra" web site for people interested in biotechnology, but wonders why only one out of ten video profiles is a woman, since it's been her experience "that there are probably more women working in the biotech industry than males." ❋ Peggy (2007)

The things we don't say in profiles are sometimes the things we are not aware about ourselves. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Our grandchildren will think maintaining multiple profiles is as ridiculous and tedious as “balancing your checkbook.” ❋ Unknown (2007)

So having glanced at the "Summer Movies" package in the Los Angeles Times, we pick up here where that entry leaves off now that the New York Times batch of previews and profiles is out. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Here are profiles from the Financial Times, the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, Reason Magazine, and the Cato Institute (including a podcast). ❋ KaneCitizen (2006)

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