WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (n)
**identity**, personal identity, individuality (the distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity)*"you can lose your identity when you join the army"* *direct hyponym*/*full hyponym**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form*- S: (n)
**identity**(the individual characteristics by which a thing or person is recognized or known)*"geneticists only recently discovered the identity of the gene that causes it"; "it was too dark to determine his identity"; "she guessed the identity of his lover"* - S: (n)
**identity**, identity element, identity operator (an operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates)*"the identity under numerical multiplication is 1"* *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/**sister term**- S: (n) operator ((mathematics) a symbol or function representing a mathematical operation)
- S: (n) linear operator (an operator that obeys the distributive law: A(f+g) = Af + Ag (where f and g are functions))
- S: (n)
**identity**, identity element, identity operator (an operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates)*"the identity under numerical multiplication is 1"* - S: (n)
**identity**, identicalness, indistinguishability (exact sameness)*"they shared an identity of interests"*