Thing synonyms

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(Philos.) Anything that can be known or perceived by the mind
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Something that exists as a particular and discrete unit:
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(Informal) Any small object or device whose name is not known or is temporarily forgotten
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Being is defined as the state of existing or living or something that exists.
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(Informal) Any device, contrivance, gadget, etc.
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Something is defined as a thing that is not entirely known, or an incredible person, place or thing.
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(Colloquial) Many or most things.
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The notes, indexes, glossaries, etc. of a scholarly edition of a text
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One of the simplest or essential parts or principles of which anything consists, or upon which the constitution or fundamental powers of anything are based.
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An unusual item, such as a painting, or a tabletop knick-knack which encourages comment from visitors, and so helps to break the ice.
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A contrivance or invention serving a particular purpose, especially a machine used to perform one or more relatively simple tasks.
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An individual of specified character:
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The actor or actors presenting such a performance:
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(Philos.) According to Plato, any of the unchanging, eternal, intelligible models or archetypes of which all material things are only imperfect imitations and from which their existence derives: in modern philosophy, used variously to mean the immediate object of thought, absolute truth, etc.
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The definition of a body is the physical part of a living thing or the main part of anything.
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Spatial form, contour, or appearance:
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An object
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Property that is movable, unlike real estate or things attached to the real estate. However, things attached to real estate may be considered as personal property, also known as personalty, if they can be relocated without doing irrevocable damage—a shed, perhaps, or even a mobile home. Personal property encompasses tangible and intangible non-real property.
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The definition of a specialty is an area of study or a specific interest in which you have become an expert or which you focus on, or something that meets particular tastes and needs.
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(Mathematics) The least number of times the multiplicative identity in a ring needs to be added to itself to reach the additive identity, or, if the additive identity is never reached, zero. The integers have a characteristic of zero; the integers modulo 12 have a characteristic of 12.
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The most important or exciting work or activity in a specific field or area:
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An event; a fact; a particular incident.
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A subject of concern, feeling, or action:
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One that is odd.
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That which has been checked in growth; a stunted animal or thing.
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The current, fashionable way of dressing, speaking, acting, etc.
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What one has to say about something; an opinion:
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The definition of goods are things that can be sold.
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(Computing, programming) In object-oriented programming, an uninstantiable collection of methods that provides functionality to a class by using the class's own interface.
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(Linguistics, grammar) The noun or noun phrase that is semantically on the receiving end of a verb's action.
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A thing, no matter of what kind
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(--- Philosophy) The essential or ideal nature of something, especially as distinguished from its matter or material being.
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A judgment or estimation of the merit of a person or thing:
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Something at which a person excels
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A single article or unit in a collection, enumeration, or series.
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Any device or machine, especially one whose name cannot be recalled. Often either clever or complicated.
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(Uncountable) The state of being corporeal
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An article is defined as a word which is used as an adjective.
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An object
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Physical substance; matter.
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The definition of contrivance is the thing that causes something to happen.
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A strong habitual desire or fancy; a crotchet.
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One completely dominated by another or dependent on another
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Action or performance in general:
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A detail is defined as an individual fact or feature, or is a small or minor part of something, or a small group of people assigned to a specific task.
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The definition of a doing is something being done or the process of getting something done.
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An end result; an outcome (now chiefly in phrases).
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A fashion that is taken up with great enthusiasm for a brief period of time; a craze.
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The way in which something is made or done; manner
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A relatively rare or difficult accomplishment.
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The definition of a feature is a part of the face, a quality, a special attraction, article or a major film showing in the theatre.
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The strong part of a sword blade, close to the hilt.
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The prevailing fashion, practice, or style:
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To make (a spirit, etc.) appear in bodily form
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To treat (an abstraction) as substantially existing, or as a concrete material object
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(Archaic) a being or entity that exists independently
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A single thing, being, or organism, esp., when regarded as a member of a class, species, group, etc.
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A matter that relates to or affects one:
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(Figuratively, derogatory or ironic) Any object.
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A secret means of controlling a gambling device
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(Nautical) A light all-purpose tackle.
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A small scraping tool consisting of a blade and a handle, commonly used to remove paint from glass and other smooth surfaces
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The definition of gizmo is slang for a gadget, especially an unnecessary one or one whose user can't remember its name.
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One's portable property.
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Advantage; avail:
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Portable personal property.
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Treasured household possessions.
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Personal or intimate belongings of an individual, esp. those worn or carried on the person
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Occupation or control of a piece of property, with or without ownership.
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An attribute or abstract quality associated with an individual, object or concept.
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(Law) An article of movable personal property.
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Things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose.
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Goods used in providing service, esp. in transportation, as the rolling stock of a railroad
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Equipment, such as tools or clothing, used for a particular activity:
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A person who is qualified or suited for a position or activity:
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The equipment, apparatus, and supplies of a military force or other organization.
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The definition of an outfit is a set of clothes that are worn together, or a group of people.
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Articles, usually things used in some activity; equipment; apparatus; specif., the apparatus used in the storage or use of illegal drugs
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The definition of a rig is a tool, equipment or arrangement with a specific purpose.
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Apparatus; equipment; gear
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(US) a place to pull off a road
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Work is physical or mental effort in order to produce or accomplish something.
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A spontaneous or improvised event, especially one that involves audience participation.
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The definition of an incident is something that happens, possibly as a result of something else.
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A fact, event, or state of affairs that makes something else possible
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Something that takes place; an event or incident:
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(Uncountable) The process of developing; growth, directed change.
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Any event or series of events complete in itself but forming part of a larger one
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Reports, collectively, of recent happenings, esp. those broadcast over radio or TV, printed in a newspaper, etc.
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Something, such as a material object or nonsexual part of the body, that arouses sexual desire and may become necessary for sexual gratification.
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An exaggerated preoccupation; obsession
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An excessively intense enthusiasm, interest, or desire:
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(Psychiatry) A pattern of unwanted or intrusive thoughts or urges that recur persistently, often accompanied by symptoms of anxiety.
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Fury; rage; frenzy
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Customary usage, or current fashion or style, as in manners or dress
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A fit of anger.
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An inclination in a particular direction.
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(Card Games) The suit in which a player holds the most cards
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A characteristic or ability at which one particularly excels.
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(Games) A long suit in a card game such as bridge that contains high cards.
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A sac in animal bodies, containing some fluid or other substance.
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One that exists independently
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An end or objective:
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A system or device, such as a computer, that performs or assists in the performance of a human task:
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One's portable property.
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Resources or available wealth
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A statement of what should be done:
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Something that happens
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The current custom
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(Countable) A skill or competence in doing; mental power; talent; aptitude. [First attested in the early 17 th century.]
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A matter causing public scandal and controversy:
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(Philos.) Something that has independent existence and is acted upon by causes
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(--- Mathematics) A geometric form consisting of any combination of points, lines, or planes:
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The definition of condition is the state something or someone is in or can also refer to a specific illness.
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(Informal) Used as placeholder, usually for material of unknown type or name.
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(--- Tennis, etc.) The service and play leading to a scored point
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As contrasted with data, knowledge which is gathered as a result of processing data. [from 20th c.]
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One concerning which something is said or done; a person or thing being discussed or dealt with:
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A doubt or challenge about the truth or accuracy of a matter.
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The act of indicating:
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A hint; an obscure or indirect suggestion or notice; a remote or ambiguous reference; as, he had given only intimations of his design.
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A brief expression, statement, remark, etc.
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A word or group of words used to describe or evaluate, often disparagingly:
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A piece of work assigned to or demanded of a person
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A social, legal, or moral requirement, duty, contract, or promise that compels someone to follow or avoid a particular course of action.
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Required action or service:
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Consideration; attention:
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A person who flees from home or country to seek refuge elsewhere, as in a time of war or of political or religious persecution
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The sound of heavy steps, as of people marching
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The object to be worked on:
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Junk is defined as garbage, trash or worthless items, talk or ideas, or to bonds that are unlikely to be paid back to the investor, or is slang for a narcotic drug.
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A small, useful household article, as a needle, a pin, or thread, sold in a store
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In the philosophy of Kant, an object as it is in itself independent of the mind, as opposed to a phenomenon.
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The definition of a phenomenon is something that is observable or an extraordinary thing or person.
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Those in a high social position:
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A motive for an action or a determination.
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(Linguis.) The object, concept, event, etc. referred to by a term or expression
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The definition of a dislike is a feeling of not liking someone or something.
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A strong feeling of dislike or ill will; hatred
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Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
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Something, especially a small device or part, whose name is unknown or forgotten.
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Something, especially a piece of furniture, that can be moved.
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The way things are arranged or put together in order to achieve a result.
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Movement is defined as changing locations or positions, a group of people with a shared aim or a development or change that occurs.
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Attribute is defined as a quality or characteristic of a person, place or thing.
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A miserable or unhappy person; person in deep distress or misfortune
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One who suffers.
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A playful or mischievous youngster; a scamp.
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Plural form of possession
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Articles, typically of cloth, designed to cover, protect, or adorn the body; garments; attire
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Plural form of personal
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(Countable) A particular situation or activity.
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(Law) Evidence of incidental facts that would otherwise be inadmissible in a trial as irrelevant or hearsay but that is admitted because it helps explain and give context to a more central evidentiary fact.
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A thing (used in a vague way to refer to something whose name one cannot recall)
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(--- Psychol.) The objective conditions immediately affecting an individual
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A pitiable person
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Something useful that can be turned to commercial or other advantage:
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