Outside paint that had been damaged by the elements.
He is in his element when traveling. The business world is her element.
An example of an element is the fire that cooks the food on a gas range stove.
An example of an element is a neighborhood; living in your element.
The dissident element on campus.
A good story has an element of suspense.
The criminal element in a city.
An element of doubt.
An element of the picture.
Be in one's own element.
You sometimes find the hooligan element at football matches.
The element in this electric kettle can heat the water in under a minute.
- A ground unit in an air force comparable to a platoon.
- A unit of an air force equal to two or three aircraft.