U

1.
n. (also u) (pl. Us or U's)
1 the twenty-first letter of the alphabet.
2 a U-shaped object or curve (esp. in comb.: U-bolt).
2.
adj. esp. Brit. colloq.
1 upper class.
2 supposedly characteristic of the upper class.
Etymology: abbr.
3.
adj. a Burmese title of respect before a man's name.
Etymology: Burmese
4.
abbr. (also U.)
1 Brit. universal (of films classified as suitable without restriction).
2 university.
5.
symb. Chem. the element uranium.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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