HyperDic: address

English > 18 senses of the word address:
NOUNcommunicationaddress, computer address, reference(computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored
locationaddressthe place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with
communicationaddress, speechthe act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience
communicationaddressthe manner of speaking to another individual
communicationaddressa sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described
communicationaddress, destination, name and addresswritten directions for finding some location
attributeaddressthe stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball
attributeaddress, savoir-fairesocial skill
VERBcommunicationaddress, turn tospeak to
communicationaddress, speakgive a speech to
communicationaddress, directput an address on (an envelope)
competitionaddressdirect a question at someone
consumptionaddressaddress or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question
socialaddress, callgreet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name
possessionaddressaccess or locate by address
communicationaddress, cover, treat, handle, plow, dealact on verbally or in some form of artistic expression
communicationaddress, accost, come up tospeak to someone
changeaddressadjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting
address > pronunciation
Soundsae'dreh.s; ahdreh's
RhymesABS ... yes: 78 rhymes with ehs...
English > address: 18 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored.
Synonymscomputer address, reference
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
NarrowerURL, uniform resource locator, universal resource locatorThe address of a web page on the world wide web
argument, parameter(computer science) a reference or value that is passed to a function, procedure, subroutine, command, or program
Broadercode, computer code(computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions
Verbsaddressaccess or locate by address
English > address: 18 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningThe place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with.
Narrowerbusiness addressThe address at which a business is located
mailing addressThe address where a person or organization can be communicated with
residence, abodeAny address at which you dwell more than temporarily
street addressThe address where a person or organization can be found
Broadergeographic point, geographical pointA point on the surface of the Earth
Spanishdirección
Catalanadreça
Verbsaddressput an address on (an envelope)
English > address: 18 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningThe act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience.
Example"he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"
Synonymspeech
InstancesGettysburg AddressA three-minute address by Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War at the dedication of a national cemetery on the site of the Battle of Gettysburg (November 19, 1863)
PartsbodyThe central message of a communication
conclusion, end, close, closing, endingThe last section of a communication
introductionThe first section of a communication
Narrowerallocution(rhetoric) a formal or authoritative address that advises or exhorts
colloquiumAn address to an academic meeting or seminar
dithyrambA wildly enthusiastic speech / speech or piece of writing
impromptuAn extemporaneous speech or remark
inaugural address, inauguralAn address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president)
lecture, public lecture, talkA speech that is open to the public
litanyAny long and tedious address or recital / recital
oratoryaddressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous)
public speaking, speechmaking, speaking, oral presentationdelivering an address to a public audience
sermon, discourse, preachingAn address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)
Broaderspeech actThe use of language to perform some act
Spanishdiscurso, speech
Catalandiscurs
Verbsaddressgive a speech to
English > address: 18 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningThe manner of speaking to another individual.
Example"he failed in his manner of address to the captain"
Broadermanner of speaking, speech, deliveryYour characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally
Spanishdirección
Verbsaddressdirect a question at someone
English > address: 18 senses > noun 5, communication
MeaningA sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described.
Broaderstreet signA sign visible from the street
English > address: 18 senses > noun 6, communication
Meaningwritten directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location.
Synonymsdestination, name and address
Part ofletter, missiveA written message addressed to a person or organization
PartsZIP code, ZIP, postcode, postal codeA code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail / mail
Narrowerreturn addressThe address of the sender of a letter or parcel indicating where it should be returned if it cannot be delivered
Broaderdirection, instructionA message describing how something is to be done
Spanishdestinación, destino, dirección
Catalanadreça, destí, destinació
Verbsaddressput an address on (an envelope)
English > address: 18 senses > noun 7, attribute
MeaningThe stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball.
Categorygolf, golf gameA game / game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes
BroaderstanceStanding posture
Spanishstance
English > address: 18 senses > noun 8, attribute
Meaningsocial skill.
Synonymsavoir-faire
Broadertact, tactfulnessconsideration in dealing with others and avoiding giving offense
Spanishmanejo, mundología, savoir-faire
Catalanhabilitat social, saber fer, savoir-faire
English > address: 18 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningspeak to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"He addressed the crowd outside the window"
Synonymturn to
Narroweraddress, callgreet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name
Broadercommunicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings
Spanishdirigirse
Catalananomenar, dir
Nounsaddresseeone to whom something is addressed
English > address: 18 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningGive a speech to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"The chairman addressed the board of trustees"
Synonymspeak
Entailsspeak, talkUse language
Entailed bytake the floorRise in order to make a speech or motion
Narrowerblaze awayspeak with fire and passion
haranguedeliver a harangue to
keynoteGive the keynote address to (an audience)
memorialize, memorialiseaddress in a memorial
Spanishdirigirse, hablar
Catalanadreçar-se, anomenar, dirigir-se, dir, parlar
Nounsaddressthe act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience
addresseeone to whom something is addressed
English > address: 18 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningput an address on (an envelope) .
PatternSomebody ----s something PP
Synonymdirect
Narrowerinstrumentaddress a legal document to
misdirect, misaddressput a wrong address on
re-addressput a new address on (an envelope) , as for forwarding
BroaderlabelAssign a label to
Spanishdirigir
Catalandirigir
Nounsaddresswritten directions for finding some location
addressthe place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with
addresseeone to whom something is addressed
English > address: 18 senses > verb 4, competition
Meaningdirect a question at someone.
PatternSomebody ----s something PP
Broadertarget, aim, place, direct, pointIntend (something) to move towards a certain goal / goal
Catalanadreçar
Nounsaddressthe manner of speaking to another individual
addresseeone to whom something is addressed
English > address: 18 senses > verb 5, consumption
Meaningaddress or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question.
PatternSomebody ----s something to somebody; Somebody ----s somebody PP
Broaderuse, utilize, utilise, apply, employput into service
Spanishaplicarse a
Adjectivesaddressablecapable of being addressed
English > address: 18 senses > verb 6, social
Meaninggreet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody something
Example"He always addresses me with 'Sir'"
Synonymcall
Broaderaddress, turn tospeak to
Similar toname, call, know as, be known asAssign a specified (usually proper) proper name to
Spanishdenominar
Catalandenominar
English > address: 18 senses > verb 7, possession
Meaningaccess or locate by address.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
BroaderaccessObtain or retrieve from a storage device
Nounsaddress(computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored
English > address: 18 senses > verb 8, communication
MeaningAct on verbally or in some form of artistic expression.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymscover, treat, handle, plow, deal
Narrowerdiscourse, talk about, discussTo consider or examine in speech or writing
theologize, theologisetreat from a theological viewpoint or render theological in character
Broaderbroach, initiateBring up a topic for discussion
Similar toembrace, encompass, comprehend, coverInclude in scope
treat, handle, do byinteract in a certain way
Spanishabordar, dirigir, tratar
Catalandirigir, tractar
English > address: 18 senses > verb 9, communication
Meaningspeak to someone.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsaccost, come up to
Narrowerapproachmake advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion
greet, recognize, recogniseExpress greetings upon meeting someone
Broadercome, come upMove toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
Spanishdirigirse a, llamar
Catalanadreçar-se a, dirigir-se a
Nounsaddresseeone to whom something is addressed
English > address: 18 senses > verb 10, change
MeaningAdjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Categorygolf, golf gameA game / game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes
Broaderalign, aline, line up, adjustplace in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight

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