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Verbs (24)
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set apart, specify, assign
v. select something or someone for a specific purpose; "The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
destine, specify, designate, intend
v. design or destine; "She was intended to become the director"
narrow down, nail down, peg down, pin down, specify, narrow
v. define clearly; "I cannot narrow down the rules for this game"
limit, fix, define, determine, set, specify
v. decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
particularise, specialise, specialize, particularize, specify
v. be specific about; "Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?"
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Fuzzynyms (34)
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moderate, curb, check, contain, hold, control, hold in
v. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
differentiate, mark, distinguish
v. be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense; "His modesty distinguishes him from his peers"
pick out, select, take, choose
v. pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
make up one's mind, determine, decide
v. reach, make, or come to a decision about something; "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
make up one's mind, determine, decide
v. reach, make, or come to a decision about something; "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
have in mind, think of, mean
v. intend to refer to; "I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France"; "Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!"
demarcate
v. separate clearly, as if by boundaries
name
v. mention and identify by name; "name your accomplices!"
define
v. give a definition for the meaning of a word; "Define `sadness'"
cite, quote
v. refer to for illustration or proof; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"
buy
v. acquire by trade or sacrifice or exchange; "She wanted to buy his love with her dedication to him and his work"
grease one's palms, buy, corrupt, bribe
v. make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence; "This judge can be bought"
restrict
v. place under restrictions; limit access to; "This substance is controlled"
Synonyms (7)
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set
v. put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state; "set the house afire"
make up one's mind, determine, decide
v. reach, make, or come to a decision about something; "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
peg down, peg
v. fasten or secure with a wooden pin; "peg a tent"
nail
v. attach something somewhere by means of nails; "nail the board onto the wall"
Antonyms (2)
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generalise, generalize
v. speak or write in generalities
specify
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