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To direct (spoken or written words) to someone
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  1. To direct (spoken or written words) to someone
  2. To dispatch or consign (a ship, for example) to an agent or factor.
  3. To use a proper form in speaking to
To expose to the air in order to dry, cool, or freshen; ventilate.
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  1. To expose to the air in order to dry, cool, or freshen; ventilate.
  2. To become aired, dried, cooled, etc.
  3. The colorless, odorless, tasteless mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth. Air consists of about 78 percent nitrogen and 21 percent oxygen, with the remaining part made up mainly of argon, carbon dioxide, neon, helium, methane, and krypton in decreasing order of volume. Air also contains varying amounts of water vapor, particulate matter such as dust and soot, and chemical pollutants.
To reason methodically and logically.
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  1. To reason methodically and logically.
  2. To think or argue logically; reason
  3. To use the powers of the mind logically and methodically; to reason.
To give evidence of; indicate:
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  1. To give evidence of; indicate:
  2. To put forth reasons for or against something:
  3. To try to prove by giving reasons; maintain; contend
To consider something; deliberate.
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  1. To consider something; deliberate.
  2. To discuss or argue (a question, for example) formally.
  3. To consider reasons for and against; deliberate on
To engage in discussion or argument; debate.
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  1. To engage in discussion or argument; debate.
  2. To fight for; contest
  3. To argue; debate
To account for; state reasons for
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  1. To account for; state reasons for
  2. To give the meaning or interpretation of; expound
  3. To offer reasons for or a cause of; justify:
To fight for (ground, a military position, etc.); struggle to win or keep
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  1. To fight for (ground, a military position, etc.); struggle to win or keep
  2. To try to disprove or invalidate (something) as by argument or legal action; dispute
  3. To call into question and take an active stand against; dispute or challenge:
To give, grant, or bestow
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  1. To give, grant, or bestow
  2. To meet in order to deliberate together or compare views; consult:
  3. To invest with (a characteristic, for example):
To talk things over in order to decide or plan something; confer
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  1. To talk things over in order to decide or plan something; confer
  2. To keep in mind while acting or deciding; show regard for; consider
  3. To take into account; consider:
To occupy; to consume (space or time).
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  1. To occupy; to consume (space or time).
  2. To implement, to employ, to put into use.
  3. (With on) To accept (a proposal, offer, request, etc.) from.
To study or analyze:
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  1. To study or analyze:
  2. To determine the qualifications, aptitude, or skills of by means of questions or exercises:
  3. To test by carefully questioning in order to find out the knowledge, skill, qualifications, etc. of (a student, witness, job applicant, etc.)
To scan-read and check for errors.
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  1. To scan-read and check for errors.
  2. To give a brief visual inspection.
To think carefully about (something), especially before making a decision;
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  1. To think carefully about (something), especially before making a decision;
  2. To think or deem to be; regard as:
  3. To show consideration for:
To think or consider carefully and fully; esp., to consider reasons for and against a thing in order to make up one's mind
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  1. To think or consider carefully and fully; esp., to consider reasons for and against a thing in order to make up one's mind
  2. To consider carefully
  3. To consider (a matter) carefully and often slowly, as by weighing alternatives.
To resolve a problem by talking about it
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  1. To resolve a problem by talking about it
To get involved in.
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  1. To get involved in.
  2. Used other than as an idiom: go into; to enter.
(Idiomatic) To ponder or reflect on a subject.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To ponder or reflect on a subject.
To determine or conclude by logical thinking:
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  1. To determine or conclude by logical thinking:
  2. To think coherently and logically; draw inferences or conclusions from facts known or assumed
  3. To use the faculty of reason; think logically:
To strive in combat; fight
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  1. To strive in combat; fight
  2. To strive in opposition or against difficulties; struggle:
  3. To hold to be a fact; assert
To win or obtain by argument:
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  1. To win or obtain by argument:
  2. To argue (a person) into or out of something
  3. To manage or control (something, especially an animal), as on a movie set:
To examine or discuss in detail; look over carefully
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  1. To examine or discuss in detail; look over carefully
  2. To go through (places) or among (people) asking for (votes, opinions, orders, etc.)
  3. To try to get votes, orders, etc.; solicit
To manage, administer to, or represent:
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  1. To manage, administer to, or represent:
  2. To manage, operate, or use with the hand or hands; manipulate
  3. To act or function in a given way while in operation:
To attach to (a pathologic antigen, such as a virus or bacterium) in order to allow the antigen to be recognized and destroyed by T cells. Used of certain immune cells, such as macrophages.
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  1. To attach to (a pathologic antigen, such as a virus or bacterium) in order to allow the antigen to be recognized and destroyed by T cells. Used of certain immune cells, such as macrophages.
  2. To give (a gift, donation, award, etc.) to a person, organization, etc.
  3. To hold, carry, or point (a weapon) in a particular manner as a salutation or sign of honor, usually along the center axis of the body.
To give or write a critical report and evaluation of (a recent book, play, performance, etc.)
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  1. To give or write a critical report and evaluation of (a recent book, play, performance, etc.)
  2. (Law) To evaluate (a decision made by or action taken by a lower court) to determine whether any error was made.
  3. To consider retrospectively; look back on:
To repeat lessons prepared or memorized.
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  1. To repeat lessons prepared or memorized.
  2. To tell in detail; give an account of; narrate; relate
  3. To repeat or say aloud from or as from memory, esp. in a formal way; give a recitation on (a lesson) in class or of (a poem, speech, etc.) before an audience
To admit or force fresh air into a building or closed space, such as a mine to replace stale or noxious air.
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  1. To admit or force fresh air into a building or closed space, such as a mine to replace stale or noxious air.
  2. To inhale and exhale (air, for example); breathe.
  3. To provide with an opening for the escape of air, gas, etc.; furnish a means for airing
To set forth in a pleading:
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  1. To set forth in a pleading:
  2. To assert as defense, vindication, or excuse; claim as a plea:
  3. To present a case in a law court; argue the case of either party
To give medical aid to counteract (a disease or condition):
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  1. To give medical aid to counteract (a disease or condition):
  2. To regard and handle in a certain way. Often used with as :
  3. To subject to a process, action, or change, especially to a chemical or physical process or application:
To hold a conversation; talk
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  1. To hold a conversation; talk
  2. (Archaic) To interact socially with others; associate.
  3. To engage in an exchange of thoughts and feelings by means of speech or sign language.
(Intransitive, followed by with) To communicate (with) spiritually; to be together (with); to contemplate or absorb.
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  1. (Intransitive, followed by with) To communicate (with) spiritually; to be together (with); to contemplate or absorb.
  2. To receive the Eucharist.
  3. To converse together with sympathy and confidence; to interchange sentiments or feelings; to take counsel.
To have a conference or discussion, esp. with an enemy; confer
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  1. To have a conference or discussion, esp. with an enemy; confer
  2. To have a discussion, especially with an enemy.
To engage in conversation or discussion; converse:
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  1. To engage in conversation or discussion; converse:
  2. To speak or write (on or upon a subject) formally and at some length
  3. To carry on conversation; talk; confer
To argue, quarrel or wrangle with someone.
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  1. To argue, quarrel or wrangle with someone.
  2. To argue angrily; quarrel
  3. To argue or dispute vehemently; wrangle.
To debate or discuss
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  1. To debate or discuss
  2. To render (a legal issue or question) irrelevant.
  3. To bring up (a subject) for discussion or debate.
(Idiomatic) Talk at great length; expatiate; harangue.
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  1. (Idiomatic) Talk at great length; expatiate; harangue.
  2. (Idiomatic) To extend or offer, propose.
  1. To offer for suggestion.
  2. Used other than as an idiom: To toss (throw) from one person to another..
(Intransitive, baseball) To have at least nine batters bat in a half inning.
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  1. (Intransitive, baseball) To have at least nine batters bat in a half inning.
  2. (Informal) To discuss.
Any of various structures of invertebrate animals, such as the pincers of spiders or mites, that function similarly to the jaws of vertebrates.
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  1. Any of various structures of invertebrate animals, such as the pincers of spiders or mites, that function similarly to the jaws of vertebrates.
  2. (Slang) To talk, esp. in a boring or abusive way
  3. Either of two bony or cartilaginous structures that in most vertebrate animals form the framework of the mouth, hold the teeth, and are used for biting and chewing food. The lower, movable part of the jaw is the mandible. The upper, fixed part is the maxilla.
To talk together in an informal way; chat
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  1. To talk together in an informal way; chat
  2. (Psychology) To fill in gaps in one's memory with fabrications that one believes to be facts.
  3. (Psychol.) To fill in gaps in the memory with detailed accounts of fictitious events believed true by the narrator
To engage in a confab
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  1. To engage in a confab
  2. To speak casually with; to chat.
  3. To talk casually.
To do a relaxing activity.
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  1. To do a relaxing activity.
  2. To hit someone, or behave violently towards them.
  3. To spend time with someone as a friend
To collaborate in a mental task, such as generating ideas.
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  1. To collaborate in a mental task, such as generating ideas.
(Slang) To discuss something freely and at length.
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  1. (Slang) To discuss something freely and at length.
  2. To strike quickly and sharply; tap
  3. (Slang) To talk seriously and frankly with another or others, often in an informal setting
(Idiomatic) To work through the details of something; especially to work through difficulties.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To work through the details of something; especially to work through difficulties.
(Idiomatic, intransitive) To discuss something so fully as to resolve a problem or conflict; to hammer out.
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  1. (Idiomatic, intransitive) To discuss something so fully as to resolve a problem or conflict; to hammer out.
To give and take; specif., to exchange (words) in an angry or argumentative manner
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  1. To give and take; specif., to exchange (words) in an angry or argumentative manner
  2. To give and receive (words, for example); exchange:
  3. To hit (a ball, for example) back and forth.
To debate or discuss
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  1. To debate or discuss
  2. To render (a subject or issue) irrelevant:
  3. To render (a legal issue or question) irrelevant.
(Idiomatic, intransitive) To discuss something so fully as to resolve a problem or conflict; to hammer out.
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  1. (Idiomatic, intransitive) To discuss something so fully as to resolve a problem or conflict; to hammer out.
  1. To offer for suggestion.
  2. Used other than as an idiom: To toss (throw) from one person to another..
To be in an unknown place.
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  1. To be in an unknown place.
  2. To spend time with someone as a friend
  3. To hit someone, or behave violently towards them.
To perform rap music.
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  1. To perform rap music.
  2. To perform rap or a rap
  3. To utter sharply:

Synonym Study

  • Dispute implies argument in which there is a contradiction of an assertion, often presented in an angry or heated manner
  • Debate implies a formal argument, usually on public questions, in contests between opposing groups
  • Argue implies the citing of reasons or evidence to support or refute an assertion, belief, proposition, etc.
  • Discuss implies a talking about something in a deliberative fashion, with varying opinions offered constructively and usually amicably, so as to settle an issue, decide on a course of action, etc.
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