1. having many aspects or qualities

    Synonyms : many-sided, miscellaneous, multifarious
    Examples :
    • a multifaceted undertaking

modus operandi

  1. an unvarying or habitual method or procedure

    Synonyms : routine
    Type Of : procedure, process


  1. the food served and eaten at one time

    Synonyms : repast
    Type Of : sustenance, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, victuals, alimentation, aliment
  2. any of the occasions for eating food that occur by custom or habit at more or less fixed times

    Type Of : occasion
  3. coarsely ground foodstuff; especially seeds of various cereal grasses or pulse

    Type Of : food product, foodstuff


  1. too improbable to admit of belief

    Synonyms : improbable, marvelous, tall
  2. being or having the character of a miracle

    Synonyms : marvelous, miraculous
  3. extraordinarily good or great; used especially as intensifiers

    Synonyms : fantastic, grand, howling, marvelous, rattling, terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous


  1. a marvellous event manifesting a supernatural act of a divine agent

    Type Of : event
  2. any amazing or wonderful occurrence

    Type Of : natural event, happening, occurrence, occurrent


  1. the quality of being current or of the present

    Synonyms : contemporaneity, contemporaneousness, modernism, modernness
    Type Of : currency, currentness, up-to-dateness
    Examples :
    • a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village


  1. the trait of not trusting others

    Synonyms : distrust, distrustfulness
    Type Of : trait
  2. regard as untrustworthy; regard with suspicion; have no faith or confidence in

    Synonyms : distrust, suspect
    Antonyms : trust
    Type Of : discredit, disbelieve
  3. doubt about someone's honesty

    Synonyms : distrust, misgiving, suspicion
    Type Of : uncertainty, doubtfulness, dubiety, dubiousness, incertitude, doubt


  1. highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mullet

    Synonyms : gray mullet, grey mullet
    Type Of : fish
  2. freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide

    Synonyms : gray mullet, grey mullet
    Type Of : percoidean, percoid, percoid fish
  3. bottom dwelling marine warm water fishes with two barbels on the chin

    Type Of : bottom-dweller, bottom-feeder, percoidean, percoid fish, percoid


  1. total lack of generosity with money

    Type Of : closeness, meanness, minginess, niggardliness, niggardness, parsimoniousness, parsimony, tightfistedness, tightness


  1. made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride

    Synonyms : embarrassed, humiliated
    Examples :
    • felt mortified by the comparison with her sister
  2. suffering from tissue death

    Synonyms : gangrenous