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  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  define 
 
  2  of  4  senses  of  define 
 
  Sense  1 
  define 
  =>  redefine 
 
  Sense  2 
  specify,  define,  delineate,  delimit,  delimitate 
  =>  determine 
  =>  redefine 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  define 
 
  2  of  4  senses  of  define 
 
  Sense  1 
  define 
  =>  redefine 
 
  Sense  2 
  specify,  define,  delineate,  delimit,  delimitate 
  =>  determine 
  =>  pin  down  peg  down  nail  down  narrow  down  narrow,  specify 
  =>  concretize 
  =>  redefine 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  define 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  define 
 
  4  senses  of  define 
 
  Sense  1 
  define 
  =>  specify,  set  determine,  fix 
 
  Sense  2 
  specify,  define,  delineate,  delimit,  delimitate 
  =>  be 
 
  Sense  3 
  define 
  =>  characterize,  characterise 
 
  Sense  4 
  define,  delineate 
  =>  show 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  define 
 
  define  used  as  a  verb  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  4) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  define 
 
  Sense  1 
  define 
  =>  specify,  set  determine,  fix 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  specify,  define,  delineate,  delimit,  delimitate 
  =>  be 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  define 
  =>  characterize,  characterise 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  4 
  define,  delineate 
  =>  show 
  -------------- 
 
  Overview  of  verb  define 
 
  The  verb  define  has  4  senses  (first  4  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (28)  define  --  (give  a  definition  for  the  meaning  of  a  word  "Define  `sadness'") 
  2.  (23)  specify,  define,  delineate,  delimit,  delimitate  --  (determine  the  essential  quality  of) 
  3.  (9)  define  --  (determine  the  nature  of  "What  defines  a  good  wine?") 
  4.  (2)  define,  delineate  --  (delineate  the  form  or  outline  of:  "The  tree  was  clearly  defined  by  the  light";  "The  camera  could  define  the  smallest  object") 
 
  Overview  of  adj  defined 
 
  The  adj  defined  has  3  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (4)  defined  --  (clearly  characterized  or  delimited;  "lost  in  a  maze  of  words  both  defined  and  undefined";  "each  child  has  clearly  defined  duties") 
  2.  defined,  outlined  --  (showing  clearly  the  outline  or  profile  or  boundary;  "hills  defined  against  the  evening  sky";  "the  setting  sun  showed  the  outlined  figure  of  a  man  standing  on  the  hill") 
  3.  defined,  formed,  settled  --  (clearly  defined;  "I  have  no  formed  opinion  about  the  chances  of  success") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  defined 
 
  3  senses  of  defined 
 
  Sense  1 
  defined  (vs.  undefined) 
 
  undefined  (vs.  defined),  vague 
  =>  indefinable,  undefinable 
 
  Sense  2 
  defined,  outlined 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  distinct)  ->  indistinct 
 
  Sense  3 
  defined,  formed,  settled 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  definite)  ->  indefinite 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  defined 
 
  3  senses  of  defined 
 
  Sense  1 
  defined  (vs.  undefined) 
  =>  characterized,  characterised 
  =>  circumscribed,  delimited 
  Also  See->  definite#1 
 
  Sense  2 
  defined,  outlined 
  =>  distinct  (vs.  indistinct) 
 
  Sense  3 
  defined,  formed,  settled 
  =>  definite  (vs.  indefinite) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  defined 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  defined 
 
  defined  used  as  an  adjective  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  3) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  defined 
  defined 
  ill-defined 
  undefined 
  well-defined 
 
  Overview  of  verb  define 
 
  The  verb  define  has  4  senses  (first  4  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (28)  define  --  (give  a  definition  for  the  meaning  of  a  word  "Define  `sadness'") 
  2.  (23)  specify,  define,  delineate,  delimit,  delimitate  --  (determine  the  essential  quality  of) 
  3.  (9)  define  --  (determine  the  nature  of  "What  defines  a  good  wine?") 
  4.  (2)  define,  delineate  --  (delineate  the  form  or  outline  of:  "The  tree  was  clearly  defined  by  the  light";  "The  camera  could  define  the  smallest  object") 
 
  Overview  of  adj  defined 
 
  The  adj  defined  has  3  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (4)  defined  --  (clearly  characterized  or  delimited;  "lost  in  a  maze  of  words  both  defined  and  undefined";  "each  child  has  clearly  defined  duties") 
  2.  defined,  outlined  --  (showing  clearly  the  outline  or  profile  or  boundary;  "hills  defined  against  the  evening  sky";  "the  setting  sun  showed  the  outlined  figure  of  a  man  standing  on  the  hill") 
  3.  defined,  formed,  settled  --  (clearly  defined;  "I  have  no  formed  opinion  about  the  chances  of  success") 



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