1. distinctive and stylish elegance

    Synonyms : dash, elan, panache, style
    Type Of : elegance
  2. a shape that spreads outward

    Synonyms : flare
    Type Of : shape, form
  3. a natural talent

    Synonyms : genius
    Type Of : gift, endowment, natural endowment, talent
    Examples :
    • he has a flair for mathematics


  1. a statement made about the future

    Synonyms : foretelling, prediction, prognostication
    Type Of : statement


  1. sexual arousal or gratification resulting from handling a fetish (or a specific part of the body other than the sexual organs)

    Synonyms : fetichism
    Type Of : paraphilia
  2. a belief in the magical power of fetishes (or the worship of a fetish)

    Synonyms : fetichism
    Type Of : belief


  1. capable of being tested (verified or falsified) by experiment or observation

    Synonyms : confirmable, verifiable


  1. the experience of becoming familiar with something

    Synonyms : familiarisation
    Type Of : experience


  1. (geology) the geological features of the earth

    Synonyms : geological formation
    Type Of : object, physical object
  2. the act of forming or establishing something

    Synonyms : constitution, establishment, organisation, organization
    Type Of : beginning, commencement, start
  3. the act of fabricating something in a particular shape

    Synonyms : shaping
    Type Of : manufacture, manufacturing, fabrication
  4. an arrangement of people or things acting as a unit

    Type Of : arrangement
    Examples :
    • a defensive formation
    • a formation of planes
  5. a particular spatial arrangement

    Type Of : arrangement, placement
  6. creation by mental activity

    Type Of : creating by mental acts
    Examples :
    • the formation of sentences
    • the formation of memories
  7. natural process that causes something to form

    Type Of : action, natural action, natural process, activity
    Examples :
    • the formation of gas in the intestine
    • the formation of crystals
    • the formation of pseudopods


  1. being one more than three

    Synonyms : 4, iv
  2. a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips

    Synonyms : four-spot
    Type Of : domino, die, dice, spot
  3. the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one

    Synonyms : 4, foursome, iv, little joe, quadruplet, quartet, quatern, quaternary, quaternion, quaternity, tetrad
    Type Of : figure, digit


  1. an agenda of things to do

    Synonyms : menu
    Type Of : docket, agenda, schedule
  2. the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance

    Synonyms : transportation
    Type Of : charge
  3. proceed or get along

    Synonyms : come, do, get along, make out
    Type Of : proceed, go
  4. a paying (taxi) passenger

    Type Of : rider, passenger
  5. eat well

    Type Of : eat
  6. the food and drink that are regularly served or consumed

    Type Of : nutrient, food


  1. footwear (shoes or slippers) with no heel (or a very low heel)

    Type Of : footgear, footwear


  1. an imperfection in an object or machine

    Synonyms : defect, fault
    Type Of : imperfection, imperfectness
    Examples :
    • a flaw caused the crystal to shatter
  2. add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective

    Synonyms : blemish
    Type Of : damage
  3. an imperfection in a plan or theory or legal document that causes it to fail or that reduces its effectiveness

    Type Of : imperfection, imperfectness
  4. defect or weakness in a person's character

    Type Of : failing, weakness
    Examples :
    • he had his flaws, but he was great nonetheless