1. feelings of mental or physical pain

    Synonyms : hurt
    Type Of : pain, painfulness
  2. psychological suffering

    Synonyms : distress, hurt
    Type Of : pain, painfulness
  3. misery resulting from affliction

    Synonyms : woe
    Type Of : wretchedness, miserableness, misery
  4. very unhappy; full of misery

    Synonyms : miserable, wretched
    Examples :
    • a message of hope for suffering humanity
  5. a state of acute pain

    Synonyms : agony, excruciation
    Type Of : pain, hurting
  6. troubled by pain or loss

    Examples :
    • suffering refugees


  1. a Spanish title or form of address used to or of an unmarried girl or woman; similar to the English `Miss'

    Type Of : form of address, title, title of respect


  1. a native or inhabitant of Spain

    Type Of : european


  1. a hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion

    Synonyms : smoking
    Type Of : evaporation, vapour, vaporization, vaporisation, vapor
    Examples :
    • the fire produced a tower of black smoke that could be seen for miles
  2. a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas

    Synonyms : fume
    Type Of : aerosol
  3. street names for marijuana

    Synonyms : dope, gage, grass, green goddess, locoweed, mary jane, pot, sens, sess, skunk, weed
    Type Of : cannabis, marijuana, marihuana, ganja
  4. emit a cloud of fine particles

    Synonyms : fume
    Type Of : give off, give out, emit
  5. tobacco leaves that have been made into a cylinder

    Synonyms : roll of tobacco
    Type Of : tobacco, baccy
  6. the act of smoking tobacco or other substances

    Synonyms : smoking
    Type Of : external respiration, ventilation, respiration, breathing
    Examples :
    • he went outside for a smoke
  7. (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity

    Synonyms : bullet, fastball, heater, hummer
    Type Of : pitch, delivery
    Examples :
    • he showed batters nothing but smoke
  8. an indication of some hidden activity

    Type Of : indicant, indication
    Examples :
    • with all that smoke there must be a fire somewhere
  9. inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes

    Type Of : habituate, use
    Examples :
    • We never smoked marijuana
    • Do you smoke?
  10. something with no concrete substance

    Type Of : insubstantiality
    Examples :
    • his dreams all turned to smoke
    • it was just smoke and mirrors


  1. destroy property or hinder normal operations

    Synonyms : counteract, countermine, subvert, undermine, weaken
    Type Of : disobey
    Examples :
    • The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war
  2. a deliberate act of destruction or disruption in which equipment is damaged

    Type Of : destruction, devastation


  1. (of plants) producing a well-developed stem above ground

    Synonyms : caulescent, cauline
  2. having the stem removed

    Examples :
    • stemmed berries
  3. having a stem or stems or having a stem as specified; often used in combination

    Antonyms : stemless
    Examples :
    • stemmed goblets
    • long-stemmed roses


  1. a sport in which participants must travel on skis

    Type Of : athletics, sport


  1. small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done

    Synonyms : workshop
    Type Of : work, workplace
  2. a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services

    Synonyms : store
    Type Of : retail store, mercantile establishment, outlet, sales outlet
    Examples :
    • he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod
  3. a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity)

    Synonyms : shop class
    Type Of : course of study, class, course of instruction, course
    Examples :
    • I built a birdhouse in shop
  4. shop around; not necessarily buying

    Synonyms : browse
    Type Of : look for, seek, search
  5. give away information about somebody

    Synonyms : betray, denounce, give away, grass, rat, shit, snitch, stag, tell on
    Type Of : inform
  6. do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of

    Synonyms : buy at, frequent, patronise, patronize, shop at, sponsor
    Type Of : back up, support
  7. do one's shopping

    Type Of : obtain
    Examples :
    • She goes shopping every Friday


  1. in an important way or to an important degree

    Synonyms : importantly
  2. in a significant manner

    Antonyms : insignificantly
    Examples :
    • our budget will be significantly affected by these new cuts
  3. in a statistically significant way

    Examples :
    • the two groups differed significantly


  1. the act of swimming

    Synonyms : swim
    Type Of : aquatics, water sport
    Examples :
    • it was the swimming they enjoyed most
  2. filled or brimming with tears

    Synonyms : liquid
    Examples :
    • swimming eyes
  3. applied to a fish depicted horizontally

    Synonyms : naiant