endowed

  1. provided or supplied or equipped with (especially as by inheritance or nature)

    Antonyms : unendowed
    Examples :
    • a well-endowed college
    • endowed with good eyesight
    • endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights

embark

  1. proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers

    Synonyms : venture
    Type Of : proceed, move, go
  2. set out on (an enterprise or subject of study)

    Synonyms : enter
    Type Of : start out, begin, commence, get, get down, set about, set out, start
    Examples :
    • she embarked upon a new career
  3. go on board

    Synonyms : ship
    Antonyms : disembark
    Type Of : board, get on

endometriosis

  1. the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus; causes premenstrual pain and dysmenorrhea

    Synonyms : adenomyosis
    Type Of : pathology

exam

  1. a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge

    Synonyms : examination, test
    Type Of : communicating, communication

edgy

  1. being in a tense state

    Synonyms : high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight

exclusively

  1. without any others being included or involved

    Synonyms : alone, entirely, only, solely
    Examples :
    • he works for Mr. Smith exclusively

edge

  1. the attribute of urgency in tone of voice

    Synonyms : sharpness
    Type Of : urgency
    Examples :
    • his voice had an edge to it
  2. lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

    Synonyms : abut, adjoin, border, butt, butt against, butt on, march
    Type Of : meet, contact, adjoin, touch
  3. advance slowly, as if by inches

    Synonyms : inch
    Type Of : march on, go on, move on, advance, progress, pass on
    Examples :
    • He edged towards the car
  4. provide with a border or edge

    Synonyms : border
    Type Of : provide, supply, render, furnish
    Examples :
    • edge the tablecloth with embroidery
  5. the boundary of a surface

    Synonyms : border
    Type Of : boundary, bound, bounds
  6. a line determining the limits of an area

    Synonyms : bound, boundary
    Type Of : line
  7. a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object

    Type Of : side
    Examples :
    • he rounded the edges of the box
  8. a slight competitive advantage

    Type Of : favorable position, favourable position, superiority
    Examples :
    • he had an edge on the competition
  9. provide with an edge

    Type Of : sharpen
    Examples :
    • edge a blade
  10. the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something

    Type Of : demarcation, demarcation line, limit
    Examples :
    • the edge of the leaf is wavy
    • she sat on the edge of the bed
    • the water's edge

evolutionary

  1. of or relating to or produced by evolution

    Examples :
    • evolutionary biology

excursion

  1. a journey taken for pleasure

    Synonyms : expedition, jaunt, junket, outing, pleasure trip, sashay
    Type Of : journey, journeying
    Examples :
    • many summer excursions to the shore
  2. wandering from the main path of a journey

    Synonyms : digression
    Type Of : journey, journeying

enforced

  1. forced or compelled or put in force

    Synonyms : implemented
    Antonyms : unenforced
    Examples :
    • a life of enforced inactivity
    • enforced obedience