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Another word for level

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Noun
  1. One of the units in a course, as on an ascending or descending scale

      1. A V-shaped cut.
      2. Such a cut used for keeping a record.
      3. A narrow pass between mountains.
      1. The single complete movement of raising one foot and putting it down in another spot, as in walking.
      2. A manner of walking; a particular gait.
      3. A fixed rhythm or pace, as in marching:
      1. A raised and level floor or platform.
      2. A raised platform on which theatrical performances are presented.
      3. An area in which actors perform.
      1. A rod or bar forming a step of a ladder.
      2. A crosspiece between the legs of a chair.
      3. The spoke in a wheel.
      1. A sharp or tapered end:
      2. An object having a sharp or tapered end:
      3. A tapering extension of land projecting into water; a peninsula, cape, or promontory.
      1. A small cylindrical or tapered pin, as of wood, used to fasten things or plug a hole.
      2. A similar pin forming a projection that may be used as a support or boundary marker.
      3. One of the pins of a stringed instrument that are turned to tighten or slacken the strings so as to regulate their pitch.
      1. A stage or degree in a process.
      2. A position in a scale of size, quality, or intensity:
      3. An accepted level or standard.
      1. One of a series of steps in a process, course, or progression; a stage:
      2. A step in a direct hereditary line of descent or ascent:
      3. Relative social or official rank, dignity, or position.
    See also:

    big

Adjective
  1. Having no irregularities, roughness, or indentations

      1. Extending continuously in the same direction without curving:
      2. Having no waves or bends:
      3. Not bent or bowed; rigid or erect:
      1. Having a surface free from irregularities, roughness, or projections; even.
      2. Free from waves or disturbances; calm:
      3. Free from hair, whiskers, or stubble:
      1. A surface containing all the straight lines that connect any two points on it.
      2. A flat or level surface.
      3. A level of development, existence, or achievement:
      1. Of, relating to, or situated in a plane.
      2. Flat:
      3. Having a two-dimensional characteristic.
      1. To turn red, as from fever, embarrassment, or strong emotion; blush.
      2. To glow, especially with a reddish color:
      3. To flow suddenly and abundantly, as from containment; flood.
      1. Having a smooth, even surface:
      2. Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
      3. Being in horizontal position; lying down:
      1. Having a horizontal surface; flat:
      2. Having no irregularities, roughness, or indentations; smooth.
      3. Being in the same plane or line; parallel:
    See also:

    smooth

  2. On the same plane or line

      1. To turn red, as from fever, embarrassment, or strong emotion; blush.
      2. To glow, especially with a reddish color:
      3. To flow suddenly and abundantly, as from containment; flood.
      1. Having a horizontal surface; flat:
      2. Having no irregularities, roughness, or indentations; smooth.
      3. Being in the same plane or line; parallel:
    See also:

    same

Verb
  1. To make even, smooth, or level

    See also:

    smooth

  2. To pull down or break up so that reconstruction is impossible

      1. The intentional, usually remote-controlled destruction of a space vehicle, rocket, or missile after launching, as for defective performance or reasons of safety.
      2. To destroy intentionally (a rocket or missile) after launch.
      3. To self-destruct.
      1. The act of destroying or the state of being destroyed; destruction:
      2. Accidental destruction of a ship; a shipwreck.
      3. The stranded hulk of a severely damaged ship.
      1. In communications, to free up a circuit that has been established for a particular session. When the session is completed, the circuit is "torn down" and the components and services involved are available for use by someone else.
      1. To level to the ground; demolish.
      2. To scrape or shave off.
      3. To erase.
      1. To pound, crush, or grind to a powder or dust.
      2. To overwhelm or defeat utterly:
      3. To be ground or reduced to powder or dust.
      1. designating or of a menu whose options are displayed beneath its title with a click of the mouse
      1. To hit or knock (something), intentionally or accidentally, so that it falls
      2. To demolish.
      3. At an auction, to declare (something) sold with a blow from the gavel.
      1. Any of a class of powerful explosives composed of nitroglycerin or ammonium nitrate dispersed in an absorbent medium with a combustible dope, such as wood pulp, and an antacid, such as calcium carbonate, used in blasting and mining.
      2. Something exceptionally exciting or wonderful.
      3. Something exceptionally dangerous:
      1. To take apart; disassemble; tear down.
      2. To put an end to in a gradual systematic way:
      3. To strip of furnishings or equipment:
      1. To break apart the structure of, render physically unusable, or cause to cease to exist as a distinguishable physical entity:
      2. To put an end to; eliminate:
      3. To render useless or ruin:
      1. To tear down or break apart the structure of; raze.
      2. To do away with completely; put an end to:
      3. To damage (someone's reputation, for example) severely.
    See also:

    help

  3. To cause to fall, as from a shot or blow

    Idioms:
    See also:

    rise

  4. To make equal

      1. A plane figure having four equal sides.
      2. Something having an equal-sided rectangular form:
      3. A T-shaped or L-shaped instrument for drawing or testing right angles.
      1. Having a horizontal surface; flat:
      2. Having no irregularities, roughness, or indentations; smooth.
      3. Being in the same plane or line; parallel:
      1. To make equal or equivalent.
      2. To reduce to a standard or an average; equalize.
      3. To consider, treat, or depict as equal or equivalent:
      1. To make equal:
      2. To make uniform.
      3. To constitute or induce equality, equilibrium, or balance.
    See also:

    same

  5. To move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something

      1. To cause to lie down:
      2. To place in or bring to a particular position:
      3. To bury.
      1. To focus one's aim; to zoom in and center on something.
      1. To cause to move around an axis or center; cause to rotate or revolve:
      2. To cause to move around in order to achieve a result, such as opening, closing, tightening, or loosening:
      3. To alter or control the functioning of (a mechanical device, for example) by the use of a rotating or similar movement:
      1. A series of connected railroad cars pulled or pushed by one or more locomotives.
      2. A long line of moving people, animals, or vehicles.
      3. The personnel, vehicles, and equipment following and providing supplies and services to a combat unit.
      1. To put in a specified position or arrangement; place:
      2. To put into a specified state:
      3. To cause to begin an action:
      1. A sharp or tapered end:
      2. An object having a sharp or tapered end:
      3. A tapering extension of land projecting into water; a peninsula, cape, or promontory.
      1. The uppermost or forwardmost part of the body of a vertebrate, containing the brain and the eyes, ears, nose, mouth, and jaws.
      2. The analogous part of an invertebrate organism.
      3. The length or height of such a part:
      1. To manage or regulate the business or affairs of; be in charge of:
      2. To supervise or oversee (an activity or process):
      3. To give guidance and instruction to (actors or musicians, for example) in the rehearsal and performance of a work.
      1. To throw (something, especially something light):
      2. To throw with force; hurl:
      3. To throw or propel a lure or bait at the end of (a fishing line) into the water so as to catch fish or other aquatic life.
      1. To direct (a weapon or camera) toward a point.
      2. To direct or propel (an object, such as a ball) toward a point:
      3. To direct toward or intend for a particular goal or group:
    See also:

    seek

Another word for level

Modifier
  1. Smooth

  2. Of an even height

  3. Horizontal

Verb
  1. To straighten

  2. To demolish

      1. The act of destroying or the state of being destroyed; destruction:
      2. Accidental destruction of a ship; a shipwreck.
      3. The stranded hulk of a severely damaged ship.
      1. To use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly.
      2. To cause to lose energy, strength, or vigor; exhaust, tire, or enfeeble:
      3. To fail to take advantage of or use for profit; lose:
      1. The state of being physically destroyed, collapsed, or decayed:
      2. The state of being extensively harmed or damaged:
      3. Poverty of bankruptcy:
    See also:

    destroy

Synonym Study

  • A smooth surface has no roughness or projections, often as a result of wear, planing, polishing, etc.
  • Even is applied to a surface that is uniformly level or flat, or to a surface that is in the same plane with, or in a plane parallel to, another
  • Plane describes a real or imaginary surface that is absolutely flat and wholly contains every straight line joining any two points lying in it
  • Flat implies the absence to any marked degree of depressions or elevations in a surface, in whatever direction it lies
  • Level describes a surface that has no part higher than any other, and is applied to a surface that is parallel to the plane of the horizon or that is the same height as, or in the same plane with, another