Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) balk, baulk (the area on a billiard table behind the balkline) "a player with ball in hand must play from the balk"
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (n) area, expanse, surface area (the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary) "the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area"
- S: (n) extent (the distance or area or volume over which something extends) "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"
- S: (n) magnitude (the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small)) "they tried to predict the magnitude of the explosion"; "about the magnitude of a small pea"
- S: (n) property (a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class) "a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"
- S: (n) attribute (an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity)
- S: (n) abstraction, abstract entity (a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples)
- S: (n) entity (that which is perceived or known or inferred to have its own distinct existence (living or nonliving))
- part holonym
- S: (n) hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap (something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress)
- S: (n) rafter, balk, baulk (one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof)
- S: (n) balk (an illegal pitching motion while runners are on base)