Nouns (0)
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Verbs (13)
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set aside, reserve, earmark, appropriate, allow
v. give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause; "I will earmark this money for your research"; "She sets aside time for meditation every day"
take over, take possession of, seize, appropriate
v. seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession; "He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town"; "he usurped my rights"; "She seized control of the throne after her husband died"
conquer, seize, capture, appropriate
v. take possession of by force, as after an invasion; "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle"
Adverbs (0)
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Adjectives (1)
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appropriate
adj. suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
Fuzzynyms (63)
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budget
v. make a budget
hijack
v. seize control of; "they hijacked the judicial process"
hijack
v. seize control of; "they hijacked the judicial process"
stack up, heap up, pile up
v. arrange into piles or stacks; "She piled up her books in my living room"
congregate
v. come together, usually for a purpose; "The crowds congregated in front of the Vatican on Christmas Eve"
have got, hold, have
v. have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
preserve, save
v. to keep up and reserve for personal or special use; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
save
v. spend less; buy at a reduced price
sequester
v. requisition forcibly, as of enemy property; "the estate was sequestered"
pirate
v. copy illegally; of published material
plagiarise, lift, plagiarize
v. take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property
book, hold, reserve
v. arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance; "reserve me a seat on a flight"; "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family"; "please hold a table at Maxim's"
carry
v. have or possess something abstract; "I carry her image in my mind's eye"; "I will carry the secret to my grave"; "I carry these thoughts in the back of my head"; "I carry a lot of life insurance"
grab
v. obtain illegally or unscrupulously; "Grab power"
pile up, roll up, hoard, compile, amass, accumulate, collect
v. get or gather together; "I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife"; "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis"; "She rolled up a small fortune"
deal
v. give (a specific card) to a player; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
bank, deposit
v. put into a bank account; "She deposits her paycheck every month"
pertinent, apt, apposite
adj. being of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
pretty
adj. pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing; "pretty girl"; "pretty song"; "pretty room"
right, correct
adj. free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth; "the correct answer"; "the correct version"; "the right answer"; "took the right road"; "the right decision"
decent
adj. conforming to conventions of sexual behavior; "speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
felicitous
adj. exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style; "a felicitous speaker"
acceptable, satisfactory
adj. meeting requirements; "the step makes a satisfactory seat"
suitable
adj. worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse; "the parents found the girl suitable for their son"
honorable, honest
adj. not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent; "honest lawyers"; "honest reporting"
comme il faut, seemly, decorous, decent, comely, becoming
adj. according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
right, correct
adj. socially right or correct; "it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye"; "correct behavior"
right, correct
adj. in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure; "what's the right word for this?"; "the right way to open oysters"
fitting
adj. in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion; "We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"
germane
adj. relevant and appropriate; "he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue"
respectable
adj. characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals; "a respectable woman"
presentable
adj. fit to be seen; "presentable clothes"
trusty, trustworthy
adj. worthy of trust or belief; "a trustworthy report"; "an experienced and trustworthy traveling companion"
worthy
adj. having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable; "a worthy fellow"; "a worthy cause"
Synonyms (1)
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set
v. put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state; "set the house afire"
Antonyms (5)
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inappropriate
adj. not suitable for a particular occasion etc; "noise seems inappropriate at a time of sadness"; "inappropriate shoes for a walk on the beach"; "put inappropriate pressure on them"
undue
adj. not appropriate or proper (or even legal) in the circumstances; "undue influence"; "I didn't want to show undue excitement"; "accused of using undue force"
wrong, improper
adj. not appropriate for a purpose or occasion; "said all the wrong things"
improper
adj. not suitable or right or appropriate; "slightly improper to dine alone with a married man"; "improper medication"; "improper attire for the golf course"
appropriate
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    0
  • Verbs
    13
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
    1
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    63
  • Synonyms
    1
  • Antonyms
    5

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