1. unmoved by feeling

    Synonyms : passionless
    Examples :
    • he kept his emotionless objectivity and faith in the cause he served


  1. extremely

    Synonyms : hugely, staggeringly, tremendously
    Examples :
    • he was enormously popular


  1. feel extreme happiness or elation

    Synonyms : be on cloud nine, jump for joy, walk on air
    Type Of : joy, rejoice
  2. to express great joy

    Synonyms : exuberate, jubilate, rejoice, triumph
    Type Of : cheer up, cheer, chirk up
    Examples :
    • Who cannot exult in Spring?


  1. terse and witty and like a maxim

    Synonyms : aphoristic, apothegmatic


  1. an engraved inscription

    Type Of : inscription, lettering
  2. a quotation at the beginning of some piece of writing

    Type Of : citation, quotation, quote


  1. an inscription on a tombstone or monument in memory of the person buried there

    Type Of : inscription, lettering
  2. a summary statement of commemoration for a dead person

    Type Of : commemoration, memorial, remembrance


  1. impinge or infringe upon

    Synonyms : entrench, impinge, trench
    Type Of : take advantage, trespass
  2. advance beyond the usual limit

    Synonyms : impinge, infringe
    Type Of : advance, go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress


  1. rounded like an egg

    Synonyms : egg-shaped, elliptic, oval, oval-shaped, ovate, oviform, ovoid, prolate
  2. characterized by extreme economy of expression or omission of superfluous elements

    Synonyms : elliptic
    Examples :
    • the explanation was concise, even elliptical to the verge of obscurity


  1. (of flora or fauna) in imminent danger of extinction

    Examples :
    • an endangered species


  1. an unrestrained expression of emotion

    Synonyms : blowup, ebullition, gush, outburst
    Type Of : expression, reflexion, manifestation, reflection
  2. flow under pressure

    Type Of : overflow, outpouring, flood