1. restricted in meaning; (as e.g. `man' in `a tall man')

    Synonyms : qualified
  2. subject to restriction or subjected to restriction

    Antonyms : unrestricted
    Examples :
    • of restricted importance
  3. the lowest level of official classification for documents


  1. worthy of attention because interesting, significant, or unusual

    Synonyms : notable, noteworthy
    Examples :
    • a remarkable achievement
  2. unusual or striking

    Synonyms : singular
    Examples :
    • a remarkable sight


  1. beyond or deviating from the usual or expected

    Synonyms : curious, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, rummy, singular
    Examples :
    • what a rum fellow
  2. a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards

    Synonyms : rummy
    Type Of : cards, card game
  3. liquor distilled from fermented molasses

    Type Of : liquor, strong drink, spirits, booze, hard drink, john barleycorn, hard liquor


  1. in a raving manner

    Synonyms : ravingly
    Examples :
    • raving mad
  2. declaiming wildly

    Type Of : declamation
    Examples :
    • the raving of maniacs


  1. make or write a comment on

    Synonyms : comment, notice, point out
    Type Of : observe, mention, note
  2. a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information

    Synonyms : comment, input
    Type Of : statement
  3. make mention of

    Synonyms : mention, note, observe
    Type Of : state, tell, say
  4. explicit notice

    Type Of : observation, observance, notice
    Examples :
    • it passed without remark


  1. used as intensifiers; `real' is sometimes used informally for `really'; `rattling' is informal

    Synonyms : real, really, very
    Examples :
    • a rattling good yarn
  2. a rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders)

    Synonyms : rale, rattle
    Type Of : noise
  3. quick and energetic

    Synonyms : alert, brisk, lively, merry, snappy, spanking, zippy
    Examples :
    • traveling at a rattling rate
  4. extraordinarily good or great; used especially as intensifiers

    Synonyms : fantastic, grand, howling, marvellous, marvelous, terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous
    Examples :
    • had a rattling conversation about politics


  1. recurring again and again

    Synonyms : perennial, repeated

right wing

  1. those who support political or social or economic conservatism; those who believe that things are better left unchanged

    Synonyms : right
    Type Of : faction, sect


  1. the act of controlling or directing according to rule

    Synonyms : regulating
    Type Of : control
    Examples :
    • fiscal regulations are in the hands of politicians
  2. a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior

    Synonyms : rule
    Type Of : conception, construct, concept
    Examples :
    • short haircuts were the regulation
  3. the act of bringing to uniformity; making regular

    Synonyms : regularisation, regularization
    Type Of : control
  4. an authoritative rule

    Synonyms : ordinance
    Type Of : prescript, rule
  5. (embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered

    Type Of : biological process, organic process
  6. prescribed by or according to regulation

    Examples :
    • regulation army equipment
  7. the state of being controlled or governed

    Type Of : ascendancy, dominance, ascendency, ascendence, ascendance, control


  1. a collection of works (plays, songs, operas, ballets) that an artist or company can perform and do perform for short intervals on a regular schedule

    Synonyms : repertory
    Type Of : accumulation, assemblage, aggregation, collection
  2. the entire range of skills or aptitudes or devices used in a particular field or occupation

    Synonyms : repertory
    Type Of : assemblage, aggregation, accumulation, collection