harmonize

  1. go together

    Synonyms : accord, agree, concord, consort, fit in, harmonise
    Type Of : jibe, agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, match, tally
    Examples :
    • The colors don't harmonize
  2. bring into consonance or accord

    Synonyms : harmonise, reconcile
    Type Of : adjust, correct, set
    Examples :
    • harmonize one's goals with one's abilities
  3. sing or play in harmony

    Synonyms : harmonise
    Type Of : sing
  4. bring (several things) into consonance or relate harmoniously

    Synonyms : harmonise
    Type Of : relate
    Examples :
    • harmonize the different interests
  5. bring into consonance, harmony, or accord while making music or singing

    Synonyms : chord, harmonise
    Type Of : change, alter, modify
  6. write a harmony for

    Synonyms : harmonise
    Type Of : compose, write

sumptuous

  1. ostentatiously rich and superior in quality

    Synonyms : deluxe, gilded, grand, lush, luxurious, opulent, princely

expending

  1. the act of spending money for goods or services

    Synonyms : expenditure
    Type Of : disbursal, disbursement, outlay, spending

interest

  1. be on the mind of

    Synonyms : concern, occupy, worry
  2. a reason for wanting something done

    Synonyms : sake
    Type Of : benefit, welfare
    Examples :
    • in the interest of safety
    • in the common interest
  3. be of importance or consequence

    Synonyms : matter to
    Type Of : bear on, touch on, touch, relate, refer, pertain, have to do with, concern, come to
  4. a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)

    Synonyms : pastime, pursuit
    Type Of : recreation, diversion
    Examples :
    • he counts reading among his interests
  5. the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.)

    Synonyms : interestingness
    Type Of : power, powerfulness
    Examples :
    • they said nothing of great interest
    • primary colors can add interest to a room
  6. a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something

    Synonyms : involvement
    Type Of : wonder, curiosity
    Examples :
    • an interest in music
  7. (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something

    Synonyms : stake
    Type Of : portion, share, part, percentage
    Examples :
    • they have interests all over the world
  8. (usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims

    Synonyms : interest group
    Type Of : social group
    Examples :
    • the iron interests stepped up production
  9. a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed

    Type Of : fixed costs, fixed charge, fixed cost
    Examples :
    • how much interest do you pay on your mortgage?
  10. excite the curiosity of; engage the interest of

    Antonyms : bore
    Type Of : enkindle, fire, evoke, elicit, kindle, provoke, arouse, raise

descriptors

  1. the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something

    Synonyms : form, signifier, word form
    Type Of : word
  2. a piece of stored information that is used to identify an item in an information storage and retrieval system

    Type Of : information

amoeba

  1. naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion

    Synonyms : ameba
    Type Of : rhizopod, rhizopodan

carnal

  1. marked by the appetites and passions of the body

    Synonyms : animal, fleshly, sensual
    Examples :
    • carnal knowledge
  2. of or relating to the body or flesh

    Examples :
    • carnal remains

forestry

  1. the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber

    Type Of : biological science, biology

sate

  1. fill to satisfaction

    Synonyms : fill, replete, satiate
    Type Of : ingest, consume, have, take, take in
    Examples :
    • I am sated

proficient

  1. of or relating to technique or proficiency in a practical skill

    Synonyms : technical
  2. having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude

    Synonyms : adept, expert, good, practiced, skilful, skillful
    Examples :
    • a proficient engineer