WordNet Search - 3.1

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- S: (n)
**stinger**(a cocktail made of made of creme de menthe and brandy) - S: (n)
**stinger**, cut (a remark capable of wounding mentally)*"the unkindest cut of all"* *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term*- S: (n) abuse, insult, revilement, contumely, vilification (a rude expression intended to offend or hurt)
*"when a student made a stupid mistake he spared them no abuse"; "they yelled insults at the visiting team"* *direct hyponym*/*full hyponym**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term*- S: (n) disrespect, discourtesy (an expression of lack of respect)
- S: (n) message, content, subject matter, substance (what a communication that is about something is about)
- S: (n) communication (something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups)
*direct hyponym*/**full hyponym**- S: (n) publication (the communication of something to the public; making information generally known)
- S: (n) message (a communication (usually brief) that is written or spoken or signaled)
*"he sent a three-word message"* - S: (n) contagion, infection (the communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people)
*"a contagion of mirth"; "the infection of his enthusiasm for poetry"* - S: (n) language, linguistic communication (a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols)
*"he taught foreign languages"; "the language introduced is standard throughout the text"; "the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written"* - S: (n) written communication, written language, black and white (communication by means of written symbols (either printed or handwritten))
- S: (n) message, content, subject matter, substance (what a communication that is about something is about)
- S: (n) didacticism (communication that is suitable for or intended to be instructive)
*"the didacticism expected in books for the young"; "the didacticism of the 19th century gave birth to many great museums"* - S: (n) signal, signaling, sign (any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message)
*"signals from the boat suddenly stopped"* - S: (n) sign (a public display of a message)
*"he posted signs in all the shop windows"* - S: (n) indication, indicant (something that serves to indicate or suggest)
*"an indication of foul play"; "indications of strain"; "symptoms are the prime indicants of disease"* - S: (n) visual communication (communication that relies on vision)
- S: (n) display (exhibiting openly in public view)
*"a display of courage"* - S: (n) expressive style, style (a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period)
*"all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper"* - S: (n) paralanguage, paralinguistic communication (the use of manner of speaking to communicate particular meanings)
- S: (n) auditory communication (communication that relies on hearing)
- S: (n) voice, vocalization, vocalisation, vocalism, phonation, vox (the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds modified by the resonance of the vocal tract)
*"a singer takes good care of his voice"; "the giraffe cannot make any vocalizations"* - S: (n) psychic communication, psychical communication, anomalous communication (communication by paranormal means)
- S: (n) voice (something suggestive of speech in being a medium of expression)
*"the wee small voice of conscience"; "the voice of experience"; "he said his voices told him to do it"* - S: (n) document (a written account of ownership or obligation)
*direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term*- S: (n) abstraction, abstract entity (a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples)
- S: (n) psychological feature (a feature of the mental life of a living organism)
- S: (n) attribute (an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity)
- S: (n) group, grouping (any number of entities (members) considered as a unit)
- S: (n) relation (an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together)
- S: (n) communication (something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups)
- S: (n) measure, quantity, amount (how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify)
- S: (n) otherworld (an abstract spiritual world beyond earthly reality)
- S: (n) set ((mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols)
*"the set of prime numbers is infinite"* *direct hyponym*/*full hyponym*- S: (n) interval (a set containing all points (or all real numbers) between two given endpoints)
- S: (n) closed interval, bounded interval (an interval that includes its endpoints)
- S: (n) open interval, unbounded interval (an interval that does not include its endpoints)
- S: (n) sub-interval (an interval that is included in another interval)
- S: (n) group, mathematical group (a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse)
- S: (n) subgroup ((mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical group)
- S: (n) Abelian group, commutative group (a group that satisfies the commutative law)
- S: (n) domain, domain of a function ((mathematics) the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined)
- S: (n) image, range, range of a function ((mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined)
*"the image of f(x) = x^2 is the set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the function is the set of all real numbers"* - S: (n) universal set ((mathematics) the set that contains all the elements or objects involved in the problem under consideration)
*"all other sets are subsets of the universal set"* - S: (n) locus (the set of all points or lines that satisfy or are determined by specific conditions)
*"the locus of points equidistant from a given point is a circle"* - S: (n) subset (a set whose members are members of another set; a set contained within another set)
- S: (n) null set (a set that is empty; a set with no members)
- S: (n) Mandelbrot set (a set of complex numbers that has a highly convoluted fractal boundary when plotted; the set of all points in the complex plane that are bounded under a certain mathematical iteration)
- S: (n) mathematical space, topological space ((mathematics) any set of points that satisfy a set of postulates of some kind)
*"assume that the topological space is finite dimensional"* - S: (n) subspace (a space that is contained within another space)
- S: (n) null space (a space that contains no points; and empty space)
- S: (n) manifold (a set of points such as those of a closed surface or an analogue in three or more dimensions)
- S: (n) metric space (a set of points such that for every pair of points there is a nonnegative real number called their distance that is symmetric and satisfies the triangle inequality)
- S: (n) Euclidean space (a space in which Euclid's axioms and definitions apply; a metric space that is linear and finite-dimensional)
- S: (n) Hilbert space (a metric space that is linear and complete and (usually) infinite-dimensional)
- S: (n) field ((mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1)
*"the set of all rational numbers is a field"* - S: (n) scalar field (a field of scalars)
- S: (n) solution, root (the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation)
- S: (n) diagonal ((mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry)
- S: (n) intersection (a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations)
*domain category**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form*- W: (adj)
communicational [Related to: communication] (used in communication)
*"he had few communicational grooves available for use"* - W: (v)
communicate [Related to: communication] (transfer to another)
*"communicate a disease"* - W: (v) communicate [Related to: communication] (administer Communion; in church)
- W: (v) communicate [Related to: communication] (receive Communion, in the Catholic church)
- W: (v)
communicate [Related to: communication] (be in verbal contact; interchange information or ideas)
*"He and his sons haven't communicated for years"; "Do you communicate well with your advisor?"* - W: (v)
communicate [Related to: communication] (transmit information)
*"Please communicate this message to all employees"; "pass along the good news"* - W: (v)
communicate [Related to: communication] (transmit thoughts or feelings)
*"He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"* *derivationally related form**derivationally related form*- S: (n)
**Stinger**(a portable low altitude surface-to-air missile system using infrared guidance and an impact fuse; fired from the shoulder) - S: (n)
**stinger**(a sharp organ of offense or defense (as of a wasp or stingray or scorpion) often connected with a poison gland) - S: (n)
**stinger**(a sharp stinging blow)