column /ˈkɑːləm/ noun
plural columns
plural columns
Learner's definition of COLUMN
: a long post made of steel, stone, etc., that is used as a support in a building
: a group of printed or written items (such as numbers or words) shown one under the other down a page
: any one of two or more sections of print that appear next to each other on a page and are separated by a blank space or a line
see picture at table
: an article in a newspaper or magazine that appears regularly and that is written by a particular writer or deals with a particular subject
see also advice column
: something that is tall and thin in shape often + of see also steering column
: a long row of people or things often + of