1. the body of voters who elect a representative for their area

    Type Of : body


  1. a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear

    Synonyms : braveness, bravery, courageousness
    Antonyms : cowardice
    Type Of : spirit


  1. slang for a paunch

    Synonyms : bay window, pot, potbelly, tummy
    Type Of : belly, paunch
  2. a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state

    Synonyms : corp
    Type Of : firm, house, business firm


  1. group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side

    Synonyms : collocate, lump
    Type Of : group
  2. a compact mass

    Synonyms : ball, clod, clump, glob, lump
    Type Of : agglomeration
  3. put together indiscriminately

    Synonyms : lump
    Type Of : roll up, accumulate, amass, collect, compile, hoard, pile up
  4. a substantial amount

    Type Of : large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount
    Examples :
    • we won a chunk of money


  1. obviously contrived to charm

    Synonyms : precious
    Examples :
    • a child with intolerably cute mannerisms
  2. attractive especially by means of smallness or prettiness or quaintness

    Synonyms : cunning
    Examples :
    • a cute kid with pigtails
    • a cute little apartment


  1. tender and brittle

    Synonyms : crisp


  1. (of a consistency) requiring chewing

    Examples :
    • chewy caramels
  2. requiring much chewing


  1. intended to placate

    Synonyms : conciliative
    Antonyms : antagonistic
    Examples :
    • a conciliatory visit
  2. making or willing to make concessions

    Synonyms : compromising, flexible


  1. the general progression of your working or professional life

    Synonyms : life history
    Type Of : progress, advancement, forward motion, onward motion, procession, advance, progression
    Examples :
    • the general had had a distinguished career
    • he had a long career in the law
  2. the particular occupation for which you are trained

    Synonyms : calling, vocation
    Type Of : business, line, line of work, occupation, job
  3. move headlong at high speed

    Type Of : travel, locomote, go, move
    Examples :
    • The cars careered down the road
    • The mob careered through the streets


  1. measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time

    Synonyms : time
    Type Of : quantify, measure
    Examples :
    • he clocked the runners
  2. a timepiece that shows the time of day

    Type Of : timepiece, timekeeper, horologe