1. In a general sense, from, or out from; proceeding from; belonging to; relating to; concerning; -- used in a variety of applications.


  1. anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company

    Type Of : possession


  1. make amends for; pay compensation for

    Synonyms : compensate, recompense, repair
    Type Of : pay
  2. secure against future loss, damage, or liability; give security for

    Type Of : cover, insure, underwrite


  1. relegate to a lower or outer edge, as of specific groups of people

    Synonyms : marginalise
    Type Of : interact
    Examples :
    • We must not marginalize the poor in our society


  1. driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires

    Synonyms : lascivious, lewd, lustful
    Examples :
    • libidinous orgies


  1. unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment

    Synonyms : irritation, provocation
    Type Of : aggression
  2. an exasperated feeling of annoyance

    Synonyms : exasperation
    Type Of : vexation, annoyance, chafe
  3. action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse

    Synonyms : exacerbation
    Type Of : intensification
    Examples :
    • the aggravation of her condition resulted from lack of care


  1. an ocean trip taken for pleasure

    Synonyms : sail
    Type Of : ocean trip, voyage
  2. drive around aimlessly but ostentatiously and at leisure

    Type Of : journey, travel
    Examples :
    • She cruised the neighborhood in her new convertible
  3. look for a sexual partner in a public place

    Type Of : search, look
  4. sail or travel about for pleasure, relaxation, or sightseeing

    Type Of : voyage, navigate, sail
  5. travel at a moderate speed

    Type Of : move, go, travel, locomote


  1. (sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team

    Synonyms : coach, handler
    Type Of : trainer
  2. someone who controls resources and expenditures

    Synonyms : director, managing director
    Type Of : administrator, decision maker


  1. an appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotions

    Synonyms : flag waving
    Type Of : demagoguery, demagogy
  2. fanatical patriotism

    Synonyms : chauvinism, superpatriotism, ultranationalism
    Type Of : nationalism, patriotism


  1. resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches

    Synonyms : biramous, branched, forficate, fork-like, forked, pronged, prongy
  2. divide into two branches

    Type Of : furcate, ramify, separate, fork, branch
    Examples :
    • The road bifurcated
  3. split or divide into two

    Type Of : diverge