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Another word for gear

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Noun
  1. Things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose

      1. The number of people who participate in a particular event or activity:
      2. A number of things produced; output.
      3. The act or an instance of turning out:
      1. An object or entity that is not or cannot be named specifically:
      2. An individual object, especially an inanimate object:
      3. A creature:
      1. The equipment used in a particular activity, especially in fishing; gear.
      2. A system of ropes and blocks for raising and lowering weights of rigging and pulleys for applying tension.
      3. A rope and its pulley.
      1. To provide with a harness or equipment; fit out.
      2. To equip (a ship) with sails, shrouds, and yards.
      3. To fit (sails or shrouds, for example) to masts and yards.
      1. The articles used in a particular activity; equipment:
      2. Personal property used by a married woman that, although actually owned by her husband and subject to claims by his creditors, becomes her personal property after his death.
      1. A set of tools or equipment for a specialized purpose:
      2. A set of clothing, often with accessories:
      3. An association of persons, especially a military unit or a business organization.
      1. The equipment, apparatus, and supplies of a military force or other organization.
      1. The substance or substances out of which a thing is or can be made.
      2. Something, such as an idea or information, that is to be refined and made or incorporated into a finished effort:
      3. Tools or apparatus for the performance of a given task:
      1. The act of equipping or the state of being equipped:
      2. Something with which a person, organization, or thing is equipped:
      3. The rolling stock especially of a transportation system.
      1. An appliance or device for a particular purpose:
      2. An integrated group of materials or devices used for a particular purpose:
      3. The totality of means by which a designated function is performed or a specific task executed, as in a system of government.
      1. an accoutering or being accoutered
      2. personal outfit; clothes; apparel
      3. furnishings; trappings; equipment; specif., a soldier's equipment except clothes and weapons
    See also:

    means

Verb
  1. To supply what is needed for some activity or purpose

    See also:

    give

Another word for gear

Noun
  1. Equipment

      1. The articles used in a particular activity; equipment:
      2. Personal property used by a married woman that, although actually owned by her husband and subject to claims by his creditors, becomes her personal property after his death.
      1. An appliance or device for a particular purpose:
      2. An integrated group of materials or devices used for a particular purpose:
      3. The totality of means by which a designated function is performed or a specific task executed, as in a system of government.
      1. The equipment used in a particular activity, especially in fishing; gear.
      2. A system of ropes and blocks for raising and lowering weights of rigging and pulleys for applying tension.
      3. A rope and its pulley.
      1. The substance or substances out of which a thing is or can be made.
      2. Something, such as an idea or information, that is to be refined and made or incorporated into a finished effort:
      3. Tools or apparatus for the performance of a given task:
    See also:

    equipment

  2. A geared wheel

  3. Clothes or other personal belongings

Verb
  1. To prepare

      1. To supply with necessities such as tools or provisions.
      2. To furnish (someone) with the qualities necessary for performance; prepare:
      1. Prepared or available for service, action, or progress:
      2. Mentally disposed; willing:
      3. Likely or about to do something:
      1. The gear or tackle, other than a yoke, with which a draft animal pulls a vehicle or implement.
      2. Something resembling such gear or tackle, as the arrangement of straps used to hold a parachute to the body.
      3. A device that raises and lowers the warp threads on a loom.
      1. To put in order; arrange in an orderly way:
      2. To cause to have an orderly, functional, or coherent structure:
      3. To cause (oneself) to act or live in an orderly or planned way:
  2. To regulate

      1. To combine or mix (different substances) so that the constituent parts are indistinguishable from one another:
      2. To combine (varieties or grades of the same substance) to obtain a mixture of a particular character, quality, or consistency:
      3. To combine (different elements) into a single entity:
      1. One that is exactly like another or a counterpart to another:
      2. One that is like another in one or more specified qualities:
      3. One that is able to compete equally with another:
      1. To move or change (something) so as to be in a more effective arrangement or desired condition:
      2. To change so as to be suitable to or conform with something else:
      3. In chiropractic medicine, to manipulate (the spine and other body structures) to treat disorders and restore normal function of the nervous system.