1. a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters

    Synonyms : ar
    Type Of : area unit, square measure


  1. of or pertaining to the art and science of architecture

    Examples :
    • architectural history
    • architectural design


  1. the act of admiring strongly

    Synonyms : idolisation, idolization
    Type Of : admiration, appreciation
  2. a feeling of profound love and admiration

    Synonyms : worship
    Type Of : love
  3. the worship given to God alone

    Synonyms : latria
    Type Of : worship


  1. serving as or indicating the object of a verb or of certain prepositions and used for certain other purposes

    Synonyms : objective
    Examples :
    • accusative endings
  2. containing or expressing accusation

    Synonyms : accusatory, accusing, accusive
    Examples :
    • an accusative forefinger
  3. the case of nouns serving as the direct object of a verb

    Synonyms : accusative case, objective case
    Type Of : oblique, oblique case


  1. someone who creates plans to be used in making something (such as buildings)

    Synonyms : designer
    Type Of : creator


  1. hate coupled with disgust

    Synonyms : abomination, detestation, execration, loathing, odium
    Type Of : disgust, hate, hatred


  1. incited, especially deliberately, to anger

    Synonyms : provoked
    Examples :
    • aggravated by passive resistance
  2. made more severe or intense especially in law

    Examples :
    • aggravated assault


  1. a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion

    Synonyms : recantation, retraction
    Type Of : disavowal, disclaimer


  1. the state of actually existing objectively

    Type Of : existence, face of the earth, being, beingness
    Examples :
    • a hope that progressed from possibility to actuality


  1. a 16th century sect of Anabaptists centered in Germany who had an absolute disdain for human knowledge

    Type Of : religious order, sect, religious sect
  2. a novice learning the rudiments of some subject

    Type Of : initiate, tiro, tyro, beginner, novice
  3. alphabetically arranged (as for beginning readers)