Address

All possible synonyms of the word Address as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Savoir-faire, address

Definition

  • social skill

Synonyms

  • savoir-faire
  • address

Hypernyms

  • tact, tactfulness: consideration in dealing with others and avoiding giving offense

Address

Definition

  • the stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • stance: standing posture

Topic domains

  • golf, golf game: a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes

Address, destination, name and address

Definition

  • written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

Synonyms

  • address
  • destination
  • name and address

Hypernyms

  • direction, instruction: a message describing how something is to be done; "he gave directions faster than she could follow them"

Part holonym

  • letter, missive: a written message addressed to a person or organization; "mailed an indignant letter to the editor"

Part metromyms

  • ZIP code, ZIP, postcode, postal code: a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail

Hyponyms

  • return address: the address of the sender of a letter or parcel indicating where it should be returned if it cannot be delivered

Address

Definition

  • a sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • street sign: a sign visible from the street

Address

Definition

  • the manner of speaking to another individual; "he failed in his manner of address to the captain"

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • manner of speaking, speech, delivery: your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally; "his manner of speaking was quite abrupt"; "her speech was barren of southernisms"; "I detected a slight accent in his speech"

Address, speech

Definition

  • the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience; "he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"

Synonyms

  • address
  • speech

Hypernyms

  • speech act: the use of language to perform some act

Part metromyms

  • body: the central message of a communication; "the body of the message was short"
  • introduction: the first section of a communication
  • conclusion, end, close, closing, ending: the last section of a communication; "in conclusion I want to say..."

Hyponyms

  • allocution: (rhetoric) a formal or authoritative address that advises or exhorts
  • colloquium: an address to an academic meeting or seminar
  • dithyramb: a wildly enthusiastic speech or piece of writing
  • impromptu: an extemporaneous speech or remark; "a witty impromptu must not sound premeditated"
  • inaugural address, inaugural: an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)
  • lecture, public lecture, talk: a speech that is open to the public; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications"
  • litany: any long and tedious address or recital; "the patient recited a litany of complaints"; "a litany of failures"
  • oratory: addressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous); "he loved the sound of his own oratory"
  • public speaking, speechmaking, speaking, oral presentation: delivering an address to a public audience; "people came to see the candidates and hear the speechmaking"
  • sermon, discourse, preaching: an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)

Instance hyponyms

  • Gettysburg Address: a three-minute address by Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War at the dedication of a national cemetery on the site of the Battle of Gettysburg (November 19, 1863)

Address

Definition

  • the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • geographic point, geographical point: a point on the surface of the Earth

Hyponyms

  • mailing address: the address where a person or organization can be communicated with
  • street address: the address where a person or organization can be found
  • residence, abode: any address at which you dwell more than temporarily; "a person can have several residences"
  • business address: the address at which a business is located

Address, computer address, reference

Definition

  • (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored

Synonyms

  • address
  • computer address
  • reference

Hypernyms

  • code, computer code: (computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions

Topic domains

  • computer science, computing: the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

Hyponyms

  • argument, parameter: (computer science) a reference or value that is passed to a function, procedure, subroutine, command, or program
  • URL, uniform resource locator, universal resource locator: the address of a web page on the world wide web

Address

Definition

  • adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • align, aline, line up, adjust: place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"

Topic domains

  • golf, golf game: a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes

Address, accost, come up to

Definition

  • speak to someone

Synonyms

  • address
  • accost
  • come up to

Hypernyms

  • come, come up: move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody; "He came singing down the road"; "Come with me to the Casbah"; "come down here!"; "come out of the closet!"; "come into the room"

Hyponyms

  • greet, recognize, recognise: express greetings upon meeting someone
  • approach: make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion; "I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters"

Cover, treat, handle, plow, deal, address

Definition

  • act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"

Synonyms

  • cover
  • treat
  • handle
  • plow
  • deal
  • address

Hypernyms

  • broach, initiate: bring up a topic for discussion

Hyponyms

  • theologize, theologise: treat from a theological viewpoint or render theological in character
  • discourse, talk about, discuss: to consider or examine in speech or writing; "The author talks about the different aspects of this question"; "The class discussed Dante's `Inferno'"

Verb groups

  • treat, handle, do by: interact in a certain way; "Do right by her"; "Treat him with caution, please"; "Handle the press reporters gently"
  • embrace, encompass, comprehend, cover: include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory; "This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group"

Address

Definition

  • access or locate by address

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • access: obtain or retrieve from a storage device; as of information on a computer

Topic domains

  • computer science, computing: the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

Address, call

Definition

  • greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir'"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name"

Synonyms

  • address
  • call

Verb groups

  • name, call: assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to; "They named their son David"; "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"

Hypernyms

  • address, turn to: speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window"

Address

Definition

  • address or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ: put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"

Address

Definition

  • direct a question at someone

Synonyms

  • address

Hypernyms

  • target, aim, place, direct, point: intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face"; "criticism directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"

Address, direct

Definition

  • put an address on (an envelope)

Synonyms

  • address
  • direct

Hypernyms

  • label: assign a label to; designate with a label; "These students were labelled `learning disabled'"

Hyponyms

  • misdirect, misaddress: put a wrong address on; "misdirect the letter"
  • instrument: address a legal document to
  • re-address: put a new address on (an envelope), as for forwarding

Address, speak

Definition

  • give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees"

Synonyms

  • address
  • speak

Entailment

  • speak, talk: use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won't speak"; "they speak a strange dialect"

Hyponyms

  • blaze away: speak with fire and passion; "He blazed away at his opponents in the Senate"
  • memorialize, memorialise: address in a memorial; "The President memorialized the heroes of the battle"
  • keynote: give the keynote address to (an audience)
  • harangue: deliver a harangue to; address forcefully

Address, turn to

Definition

  • speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window"

Synonyms

  • address
  • turn to

Hypernyms

  • communicate, intercommunicate: transmit thoughts or feelings; "He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"

Hyponyms

  • ask: address a question to and expect an answer from; "Ask your teacher about trigonometry"; "The children asked me about their dead grandmother"
  • address, call: greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir'"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name"

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