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  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  line 
 
  5  of  7  senses  of  line 
 
  Sense  1 
  line  run  along 
  =>  rim 
 
  Sense  2 
  line 
  =>  reline 
  =>  face 
  =>  crib 
  =>  babbitt 
 
  Sense  3 
  trace,  draw,  line  outline,  describe,  delineate 
  =>  construct 
  =>  inscribe 
  =>  circumscribe 
  =>  circumscribe 
  =>  write 
 
  Sense  4 
  line 
  =>  hatch 
  =>  crisscross 
 
  Sense  5 
  line 
  =>  reline 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  line 
 
  5  of  7  senses  of  line 
 
  Sense  1 
  line  run  along 
  =>  rim 
  =>  beard 
 
  Sense  2 
  line 
  =>  reline 
  =>  face 
  =>  reface 
  =>  crib 
  =>  babbitt 
 
  Sense  3 
  trace,  draw,  line  outline,  describe,  delineate 
  =>  construct 
  =>  inscribe 
  =>  circumscribe 
  =>  circumscribe 
  =>  write 
  =>  superscribe 
  =>  superscribe 
  =>  capitalize,  capitalise 
  =>  letter 
  =>  print 
  =>  misprint 
  =>  scribble,  scrawl 
  =>  copy 
  =>  recopy 
  =>  copy  out 
  =>  print,  impress 
  =>  letter 
  =>  typeset 
  =>  prove 
  =>  multigraph 
  =>  overprint,  print  over 
  =>  surcharge 
  =>  cyclostyle 
  =>  boldface 
  =>  italicize,  italicise 
 
  Sense  4 
  line 
  =>  hatch 
  =>  crisscross 
 
  Sense  5 
  line 
  =>  reline 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  line 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  line 
 
  7  senses  of  line 
 
  Sense  1 
  line  run  along 
  =>  lie 
 
  Sense  2 
  line 
  =>  cover 
 
  Sense  3 
  trace,  draw,  line  outline,  describe,  delineate 
  =>  mark 
 
  Sense  4 
  line 
  =>  score,  nock,  mark 
 
  Sense  5 
  line 
  =>  mark 
 
  Sense  6 
  line 
  =>  fill,  fill  up  make  full 
 
  Sense  7 
  line 
  =>  reinforce,  reenforce 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  line 
 
  line  used  as  a  verb  is  common  (polysemy  count  =  7) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  line 
 
  Sense  1 
  line  run  along 
  =>  lie 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  line 
  =>  cover 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  trace,  draw,  line  outline,  describe,  delineate 
  =>  mark 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  4 
  line 
  =>  score,  nock,  mark 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  5 
  line 
  =>  mark 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  6 
  line 
  =>  fill,  fill  up  make  full 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  7 
  line 
  =>  reinforce,  reenforce 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  lines 
  linesman 
 
  Grep  of  noun  line 
  acetylcholine 
  aclinic  line 
  acoustic  delay  line 
  actor's  line 
  adonic  line 
  adrenaline 
  agate  line 
  agonic  line 
  airline 
  alaskan  pipeline 
  aminophylline 
  amitriptyline 
  aniline 
  anopheline 
  apresoline 
  asphodeline 
  assembly  line 
  balkline 
  bank  line 
  bar  line 
  baseline 
  battle  line 
  baulk  line 
  beeline 
  blood  line 
  bloodline 
  borderline 
  bottom  line 
  boundary  line 
  bowline 
  branch  line 
  bread  line 
  breadline 
  bus  line 
  business  line 
  by-line 
  center  line 
  centerline 
  chalk  line 
  checkout  line 
  chlortetracycline 
  choline 
  chorus  line 
  chow  line 
  citrulline 
  city  line 
  clothesline 
  coastline 
  color  line 
  colour  line 
  command  line 
  command  line  interface 
  compline 
  conga  line 
  contour  line 
  copaline 
  cordyline 
  county  line 
  credit  line 
  crew  neckline 
  crinoline 
  danger  line 
  date  line 
  dateline 
  deadline 
  decline 
  delay  line 
  demarcation  line 
  discipline 
  district  line 
  dividing  line 
  dotted  line 
  doxycycline 
  drive  line 
  drive  line  system 
  drop  line 
  dropline 
  electrical  line  of  force 
  electromagnetic  delay  line 
  equinoctial  line 
  equity  credit  line 
  family  line 
  fault  line 
  fedelline 
  feeder  line 
  feline 
  fence  line 
  field  line 
  finish  line 
  finishing  line 
  firing  line 
  fishing  line 
  flight  line 
  foul  line 
  franz  joseph  kline 
  front  line 
  fuel  line 
  gag  line 
  gas  line 
  gasoline 
  genus  asphodeline 
  genus  cordyline 
  geodesic  line 
  glyoxaline 
  goal  line 
  guideline 
  hairline 
  hand  line 
  handline 
  hanoverian  line 
  hard  line 
  harpoon  line 
  headline 
  heart  line 
  hemline 
  hipline 
  hot  line 
  humanistic  discipline 
  hyaline 
  hydroxyproline 
  hydroxytetracycline 
  in-line  skate 
  incline 
  indiscipline 
  international  date  line 
  isogonal  line 
  isogonic  line 
  israel  baline 
  kaoline 
  kline 
  lancastrian  line 
  lateral  line 
  lateral  line  organ 
  laugh  line 
  lazuline 
  lead  line 
  leaded  gasoline 
  ledger  line 
  leger  line 
  life  line 
  lifeline 
  line 
  line-at-a-time  printer 
  line-drive  double 
  line-drive  single 
  line-drive  triple 
  line-shooter 
  line-shooting 
  line  backer 
  line  block 
  line  coach 
  line  double 
  line  drawing 
  line  drive 
  line  duty 
  line  engraving 
  line  feed 
  line  function 
  line  item 
  line  judge 
  line  management 
  line  of  battle 
  line  of  business 
  line  of  credit 
  line  of  defence 
  line  of  defense 
  line  of  descent 
  line  of  destiny 
  line  of  duty 
  line  of  fate 
  line  of  fire 
  line  of  flight 
  line  of  force 
  line  of  gab 
  line  of  heart 
  line  of  inquiry 
  line  of  latitude 
  line  of  least  resistance 
  line  of  life 
  line  of  longitude 
  line  of  march 
  line  of  merchandise 
  line  of  poetry 
  line  of  products 
  line  of  questioning 
  line  of  reasoning 
  line  of  saturn 
  line  of  scrimmage 
  line  of  sight 
  line  of  succession 
  line  of  thought 
  line  of  verse 
  line  of  vision 
  line  of  work 
  line  officer 
  line  organization 
  line  personnel 
  line  printer 
  line  roulette 
  line  score 
  line  single 
  line  spectrum 
  line  squall 
  line  storm 
  line  triple 
  line  worker 
  lineage 
  lineament 
  linear  a 
  linear  accelerator 
  linear  algebra 
  linear  b 
  linear  equation 
  linear  leaf 
  linear  measure 
  linear  operator 
  linear  perspective 
  linear  programming 
  linear  regression 
  linear  unit 
  linearity 
  lineation 
  linebacker 
  linebacker  blitzing 
  linecut 
  lined  snake 
  lineman 
  linemen 
  linen 
  linen  paper 
  linendraper 
  liner 
  liner  train 
  linesman 
  lineup 
  load  line 
  log  line 
  loop-line 
  love  line 
  lubber's  line 
  lubber  line 
  maginot  line 
  magnetic  line  of  force 
  main  line 
  marline 
  masculine 
  mason-dixon  line 
  mason  and  dixon's  line 
  mason  and  dixon  line 
  medline 
  melodic  line 
  mensal  line 
  mescaline 
  methacholine 
  midline 
  milline 
  minocycline 
  moline 
  mooring  line 
  musteline 
  myeline 
  mysoline 
  nalline 
  naphazoline 
  neckline 
  new  line 
  newspaper  headline 
  night-line 
  noradrenaline 
  nortriptyline 
  noxiptiline 
  off-line  equipment 
  off-line  operation 
  oil  pipeline 
  old  line  state 
  on-line  database 
  opening  line 
  outline 
  oxytetracycline 
  party  line 
  pentoxifylline 
  personal  credit  line 
  personal  line  of  credit 
  phone  line 
  picket  line 
  pipeline 
  plantagenet  line 
  plimsoll  line 
  plot  line 
  plumb  line 
  poverty  line 
  power  line 
  praline 
  private  line 
  product  line 
  production  line 
  program  line 
  proline 
  property  line 
  protriptyline 
  punch  line 
  pyroxyline 
  rail  line 
  railroad  line 
  railway  line 
  ratline 
  reception  line 
  red  line 
  regression  line 
  rhumb  line 
  rivet  line 
  royal  line 
  running  headline 
  saline 
  sash  line 
  scientific  discipline 
  scrimmage  line 
  self-discipline 
  sertraline 
  setline 
  sewer  line 
  ship  of  the  line 
  shoreline 
  short  line 
  sideline 
  siegfried  line 
  skyline 
  snapline 
  snow  line 
  sonic  delay  line 
  sounding  line 
  spectrum  line 
  spline 
  squall  line 
  staff  line 
  starting  line 
  state  line 
  static  line 
  steam  line 
  steamship  line 
  stepped  line 
  storyline 
  straight  line 
  string  line 
  succinylcholine 
  supply  line 
  tag  line 
  tapeline 
  telegraph  line 
  telephone  line 
  tetracycline 
  theophylline 
  ticket  line 
  timber  line 
  timberline 
  tolazoline 
  toll  line 
  top  of  the  line 
  touchline 
  tourmaline 
  towing  line 
  towline 
  tramline 
  trampoline 
  trans-alaska  ppipeline 
  transit  line 
  transmission  line 
  trap  line 
  trawl  line 
  tree  line 
  trend  line 
  trip  line 
  trolley  line 
  trotline 
  trunk  line 
  underline 
  undiscipline 
  unemployment  line 
  unleaded  gasoline 
  valine 
  vaseline 
  verse  line 
  waistline 
  waiting  line 
  water  line 
  waterline 
  wats  line 
  white  line 
  yardline 
 
  Overview  of  noun  line 
 
  The  noun  line  has  29  senses  (first  23  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (51)  line  --  (a  formation  of  people  or  things  one  beside  another;  "the  line  of  soldiers  advanced  with  their  bayonets  fixed";  "they  were  arrayed  in  line  of  battle";  "the  cast  stood  in  line  for  the  curtain  call") 
  2.  (20)  line  --  (a  mark  that  is  long  relative  to  its  width;  "He  drew  a  line  on  the  chart";  "The  substance  produced  characteristic  lines  on  the  spectroscope") 
  3.  (15)  line  --  (a  formation  of  people  or  things  one  behind  another;  "the  line  stretched  clear  around  the  corner";  "you  must  wait  in  a  long  line  at  the  checkout  counter") 
  4.  (13)  line  --  (a  length  (straight  or  curved)  without  breadth  or  thickness;  the  trace  of  a  moving  point) 
  5.  (11)  line  --  (text  consisting  of  a  row  of  words  written  across  a  page  or  column  or  computer  screen;  "the  letter  consisted  of  three  short  lines") 
  6.  (10)  line  --  (a  single  frequency  (or  very  narrow  band)  of  radiation  in  a  spectrum) 
  7.  (10)  line  --  (a  fortified  position  (especially  one  marking  the  most  forward  position  of  troops);  "they  attacked  the  enemy's  line") 
  8.  (10)  argumentation,  logical  argument,  line  of  reasoning,  line  --  (methodical  reasoning;  "I  can't  follow  your  line  of  reasoning") 
  9.  (9)  cable,  line  transmission  line  --  (a  conductor  for  transmitting  electrical  or  optical  signals  or  electric  power) 
  10.  (8)  course,  line  --  (a  connected  series  of  events  or  actions  or  developments;  "the  government  took  a  firm  course";  "historians  can  only  point  out  those  lines  for  which  evidence  is  available") 
  11.  (6)  line  --  (a  spatial  location  defined  by  a  real  or  imaginary  unidimensional  extent) 
  12.  (5)  wrinkle,  furrow,  crease,  crinkle,  seam,  line  --  (a  slight  depression  in  the  smoothness  of  a  surface;  "his  face  has  many  lines";  "ironing  gets  rid  of  most  wrinkles") 
  13.  (4)  pipeline,  line  --  (a  pipe  used  to  transport  liquids  or  gases;  "a  pipeline  runs  from  the  wells  to  the  seaport") 
  14.  (4)  line  railway  line  rail  line  --  (railroad  track  and  roadbed) 
  15.  (3)  telephone  line  phone  line  line  --  (a  telephone  connection) 
  16.  (3)  line  --  (acting  in  conformity;  "in  line  with"  or  "he  got  out  of  line"  or  "toe  the  line") 
  17.  (2)  lineage,  line  line  of  descent,  descent,  bloodline,  blood  line  blood,  pedigree,  ancestry,  origin,  parentage,  stock  --  (the  descendants  of  one  individual;  "his  entire  lineage  has  been  warriors") 
  18.  (2)  line  --  (something  (as  a  cord  or  rope)  that  is  long  and  thin  and  flexible;  "a  washing  line") 
  19.  (2)  occupation,  business,  job,  line  of  work  line  --  (the  principal  activity  in  your  life  that  you  do  to  earn  money;  "he's  not  in  my  line  of  business") 
  20.  (1)  line  --  (in  games  or  sports;  a  mark  indicating  positions  or  bounds  of  the  playing  area) 
  21.  (1)  channel,  communication  channel,  line  --  ((often  plural)  a  means  of  communication  or  access  "it  must  go  through  official  channels";  "lines  of  communication  were  set  up  between  the  two  firms") 
  22.  (1)  line  product  line  line  of  products,  line  of  merchandise,  business  line  line  of  business  --  (a  particular  kind  of  product  or  merchandise;  "a  nice  line  of  shoes") 
  23.  (1)  line  --  (a  commercial  organization  serving  as  a  common  carrier) 
  24.  agate  line  line  --  (space  for  one  line  of  print  (one  column  wide  and  1/14  inch  deep)  used  to  measure  advertising) 
  25.  credit  line  line  of  credit,  bank  line  line  personal  credit  line  personal  line  of  credit  --  (the  maximum  credit  that  a  customer  is  allowed) 
  26.  tune,  melody,  air,  strain,  melodic  line  line  melodic  phrase  --  (a  succession  of  notes  forming  a  distinctive  sequence;  "she  was  humming  an  air  from  Beethoven") 
  27.  note,  short  letter,  line  --  (a  short  personal  letter;  "drop  me  a  line  when  you  get  there") 
  28.  line  dividing  line  demarcation,  contrast  --  (a  conceptual  separation  or  demarcation:  "there  is  a  narrow  line  between  sanity  and  insanity") 
  29.  production  line  assembly  line  line  --  (mechanical  system  in  a  factory  whereby  an  article  is  conveyed  through  sites  at  which  successive  operations  are  performed  on  it) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  line 
 
  The  verb  line  has  7  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (7)  line  run  along  --  (be  in  line  with  form  a  line  along  of  trees  along  a  river,  etc.) 
  2.  (5)  line  --  (cover  the  interior  of  as  of  garments:  "line  the  gloves") 
  3.  trace,  draw,  line  outline,  describe,  delineate  --  (make  a  mark  or  lines  on  a  surface;  "draw  a  line";  "trace  the  outline  of  a  figure  in  the  sand") 
  4.  line  --  (mark  with  lines;  "sorrow  had  lined  his  face") 
  5.  line  --  (mark  with  lines,  draw  lines  on  "The  paper  was  lined") 
  6.  line  --  (fill  plentifully;  "line  one's  pockets") 
  7.  line  --  (reinforce  with  fabric;  of  books) 
 
  Overview  of  noun  line 
 
  The  noun  line  has  29  senses  (first  23  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (51)  line  --  (a  formation  of  people  or  things  one  beside  another;  "the  line  of  soldiers  advanced  with  their  bayonets  fixed";  "they  were  arrayed  in  line  of  battle";  "the  cast  stood  in  line  for  the  curtain  call") 
  2.  (20)  line  --  (a  mark  that  is  long  relative  to  its  width;  "He  drew  a  line  on  the  chart";  "The  substance  produced  characteristic  lines  on  the  spectroscope") 
  3.  (15)  line  --  (a  formation  of  people  or  things  one  behind  another;  "the  line  stretched  clear  around  the  corner";  "you  must  wait  in  a  long  line  at  the  checkout  counter") 
  4.  (13)  line  --  (a  length  (straight  or  curved)  without  breadth  or  thickness;  the  trace  of  a  moving  point) 
  5.  (11)  line  --  (text  consisting  of  a  row  of  words  written  across  a  page  or  column  or  computer  screen;  "the  letter  consisted  of  three  short  lines") 
  6.  (10)  line  --  (a  single  frequency  (or  very  narrow  band)  of  radiation  in  a  spectrum) 
  7.  (10)  line  --  (a  fortified  position  (especially  one  marking  the  most  forward  position  of  troops);  "they  attacked  the  enemy's  line") 
  8.  (10)  argumentation,  logical  argument,  line  of  reasoning,  line  --  (methodical  reasoning;  "I  can't  follow  your  line  of  reasoning") 
  9.  (9)  cable,  line  transmission  line  --  (a  conductor  for  transmitting  electrical  or  optical  signals  or  electric  power) 
  10.  (8)  course,  line  --  (a  connected  series  of  events  or  actions  or  developments;  "the  government  took  a  firm  course";  "historians  can  only  point  out  those  lines  for  which  evidence  is  available") 
  11.  (6)  line  --  (a  spatial  location  defined  by  a  real  or  imaginary  unidimensional  extent) 
  12.  (5)  wrinkle,  furrow,  crease,  crinkle,  seam,  line  --  (a  slight  depression  in  the  smoothness  of  a  surface;  "his  face  has  many  lines";  "ironing  gets  rid  of  most  wrinkles") 
  13.  (4)  pipeline,  line  --  (a  pipe  used  to  transport  liquids  or  gases;  "a  pipeline  runs  from  the  wells  to  the  seaport") 
  14.  (4)  line  railway  line  rail  line  --  (railroad  track  and  roadbed) 
  15.  (3)  telephone  line  phone  line  line  --  (a  telephone  connection) 
  16.  (3)  line  --  (acting  in  conformity;  "in  line  with"  or  "he  got  out  of  line"  or  "toe  the  line") 
  17.  (2)  lineage,  line  line  of  descent,  descent,  bloodline,  blood  line  blood,  pedigree,  ancestry,  origin,  parentage,  stock  --  (the  descendants  of  one  individual;  "his  entire  lineage  has  been  warriors") 
  18.  (2)  line  --  (something  (as  a  cord  or  rope)  that  is  long  and  thin  and  flexible;  "a  washing  line") 
  19.  (2)  occupation,  business,  job,  line  of  work  line  --  (the  principal  activity  in  your  life  that  you  do  to  earn  money;  "he's  not  in  my  line  of  business") 
  20.  (1)  line  --  (in  games  or  sports;  a  mark  indicating  positions  or  bounds  of  the  playing  area) 
  21.  (1)  channel,  communication  channel,  line  --  ((often  plural)  a  means  of  communication  or  access  "it  must  go  through  official  channels";  "lines  of  communication  were  set  up  between  the  two  firms") 
  22.  (1)  line  product  line  line  of  products,  line  of  merchandise,  business  line  line  of  business  --  (a  particular  kind  of  product  or  merchandise;  "a  nice  line  of  shoes") 
  23.  (1)  line  --  (a  commercial  organization  serving  as  a  common  carrier) 
  24.  agate  line  line  --  (space  for  one  line  of  print  (one  column  wide  and  1/14  inch  deep)  used  to  measure  advertising) 
  25.  credit  line  line  of  credit,  bank  line  line  personal  credit  line  personal  line  of  credit  --  (the  maximum  credit  that  a  customer  is  allowed) 
  26.  tune,  melody,  air,  strain,  melodic  line  line  melodic  phrase  --  (a  succession  of  notes  forming  a  distinctive  sequence;  "she  was  humming  an  air  from  Beethoven") 
  27.  note,  short  letter,  line  --  (a  short  personal  letter;  "drop  me  a  line  when  you  get  there") 
  28.  line  dividing  line  demarcation,  contrast  --  (a  conceptual  separation  or  demarcation:  "there  is  a  narrow  line  between  sanity  and  insanity") 
  29.  production  line  assembly  line  line  --  (mechanical  system  in  a  factory  whereby  an  article  is  conveyed  through  sites  at  which  successive  operations  are  performed  on  it) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  line 
 
  The  verb  line  has  7  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (7)  line  run  along  --  (be  in  line  with  form  a  line  along  of  trees  along  a  river,  etc.) 
  2.  (5)  line  --  (cover  the  interior  of  as  of  garments:  "line  the  gloves") 
  3.  trace,  draw,  line  outline,  describe,  delineate  --  (make  a  mark  or  lines  on  a  surface;  "draw  a  line";  "trace  the  outline  of  a  figure  in  the  sand") 
  4.  line  --  (mark  with  lines;  "sorrow  had  lined  his  face") 
  5.  line  --  (mark  with  lines,  draw  lines  on  "The  paper  was  lined") 
  6.  line  --  (fill  plentifully;  "line  one's  pockets") 
  7.  line  --  (reinforce  with  fabric;  of  books) 



lines definition