[on-tol-uh-jahyz] /ɒnˈtɒl əˌdʒaɪz/
verb (used with object), ontologized, ontologizing.
to express in ontological terms; regard from an ontological viewpoint.
[on-tol-uh-jee] /ɒnˈtɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of metaphysics that studies the nature of existence or being as such. 2. (loosely) . /ɒnˈtɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. (philosophy) the branch of metaphysics that deals with the nature of being 2. (logic) the set of entities presupposed by a theory n. “metaphysical science or study of being,” […]
- On to someone
adjective phrase Aware of, esp of something shady or forbidden; wise to: Watch it now, I think the guard is on to you (1877+)
- On top of old smoky
An American folksong (see folk music). It begins: On top of old Smoky, All covered with snow, I lost my true lover, By a-courting too slow.
[oh-nuh s] /ˈoʊ nəs/ noun, plural onuses. 1. a difficult or disagreeable obligation, task, burden, etc. 2. burden of proof. Compare . 3. blame or responsibility. [oh-noo s proh-bahn-dee; English oh-nuh s proh-ban-dahy, -dee] /ˈoʊ nʊs proʊˈbɑn di; English ˈoʊ nəs proʊˈbæn daɪ, -di/ noun, Latin. 1. the burden of proof. /ˈəʊnəs/ noun (pl) onuses […]