Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) complement (a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction)
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (n) construction, grammatical construction, expression (a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit) "I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner"
- S: (n) constituent, grammatical constituent ((grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction)
- S: (n) syntagma, syntagm (a syntactic string of words that forms a part of some larger syntactic unit)
- S: (n) string of words, word string, linguistic string (a linear sequence of words as spoken or written)
- S: (n) string (a linear sequence (as of characters, words, proteins, etc.))
- S: (n) sequence (serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern) "the sequence of names was alphabetical"; "he invented a technique to determine the sequence of base pairs in DNA"
- S: (n) series (similar things placed in order or happening one after another) "they were investigating a series of bank robberies"
- S: (n) ordering, order, ordination (logical or comprehensible arrangement of separate elements) "we shall consider these questions in the inverse order of their presentation"
- S: (n) arrangement (an orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit; the result of arranging) "a flower arrangement"
- 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) communication (something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups)
- 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))
- S: (n) complement (a complete number or quantity) "a full complement"
- S: (n) complement, full complement (number needed to make up a whole force) "a full complement of workers"
- S: (n) complement, accompaniment (something added to complete or embellish or make perfect) "a fine wine is a perfect complement to the dinner"; "wild rice was served as an accompaniment to the main dish"
- S: (n) complement (one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response)
- S: (n) complement (either of two parts that mutually complete each other)
- S: (v) complement (make complete or perfect; supply what is wanting or form the complement to) "I need some pepper to complement the sweet touch in the soup"