word | Definition of word in English by Oxford Dictionaries https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/word
Definition of word - a single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used with others (or sometimes alone) to form a sentence and typically.
SO, if a word has more than one meaning, according to the Nationally accepted bible for definitions...can it be a word ?
A quote i read, "Words are used to disquise the truth, rather than uncover it.
What is so troubling to me, there is no consisent definition across Dictionaries. especially when in some definitions, words like..."Usually, could...etc to attempt in assisting to define which does more damage"