Nouns (2)
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chorus, refrain
n. the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers
Verbs (5)
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desist, refrain, abstain
v. choose not to consume; "I abstain from alcohol"
forbear, refrain
v. resist doing something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping"
Adverbs (0)
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Adjectives (0)
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Fuzzynyms (78)
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ode
n. a lyric poem with complex stanza forms
chant
n. a repetitive song in which as many syllables as necessary are assigned to a single tone
anthem, hymn
n. a song of praise (to God or to a saint or to a nation)
coronach, threnody, requiem, lament, dirge
n. a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person
decline, worsen
v. grow worse; "Conditions in the slum worsened"
hold on, stop
v. stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments; "Hold on a moment!"
suspend, freeze
v. stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it; "Suspend the aid to the war-torn country"
break up, recess, adjourn
v. close at the end of a session; "The court adjourned"
set aside, suspend
v. make inoperative or stop; "suspend payments on the loan"
tolerate
v. have a tolerance for a poison or strong drug or pathogen or environmental condition; "The patient does not tolerate the anti-inflammatory drugs we gave him"
repudiate
v. reject as untrue, unfounded, or unjust; "She repudiated the accusations"
eschew, shun
v. avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of
eschew, shun
v. avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of
desist, refrain, abstain
v. choose not to consume; "I abstain from alcohol"
cancel, delete
v. remove or make invisible; "Please delete my name from your list"
endure, suffer
v. undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
meet, suffer
v. undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate"
relinquish, quit, renounce, foreswear
v. turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
turn down, pass up, decline, reject, refuse
v. refuse to accept; "He refused my offer of hospitality"
throw overboard, give up, forego, forgo, waive, forfeit
v. lose (s.th.) or lose the right to (s.th.) by some error, offense, or crime; "you've forfeited your right to name your successor"; "forfeited property"
renounce, abdicate
v. give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations; "The King abdicated when he married a divorcee"
bear, carry, hold
v. support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
dissent, resist, protest
v. express opposition through action or words; "dissent to the laws of the country"
dispense with, waive, foreswear, forgo, relinquish
v. do without or cease to hold or adhere to; "We are dispensing with formalities"; "relinquish the old ideas"
stand
v. be in some specified state or condition; "I stand corrected"
antecede, antedate, forgo, forego, precede, predate
v. be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
antecede, antedate, forgo, forego, precede, predate
v. be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
forbear, refrain
v. resist doing something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping"
Synonyms (0)
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Antonyms (6)
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take in, have, take, ingest, consume
v. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
act
v. be engaged in an activity, often for no particular purpose other than pleasure
refrain
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    2
  • Verbs
    5
  • Adverbs
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  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    78
  • Synonyms
    0
  • Antonyms
    6

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