HyperDic: card

English > 13 senses of the word card:
NOUNartifactcardone of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games / games or for telling fortunes
communicationcard, identity carda card certifying the identity of the bearer
communicationcarda rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures)
substancecardthin cardboard, usually rectangular
person card, wag, wita witty amusing person who makes jokes
communicationcard, poster, posting, placard, notice, billa sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
communicationcard, calling card, visiting carda printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited
communicationcard, scorecard(golf) a record of scores (as in golf)
communicationcard, menu, bill of fare, carte du jour, cartea list of dishes available at a restaurant
communicationcard, batting order, lineup(baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat / bat
artifactcard, circuit board, circuit card, board, plug-in, add-ina printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
VERBcontactcard, teaseseparate the fibers of
cognitioncardask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor
card > pronunciation
Soundskaa'rd
Rhymesavant-garde ... yard: 51 rhymes with aard...
English > card: 13 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningOne of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games / games or for telling fortunes.
Example"he collected cards and traded them with the other boys"
Narrowerplaying cardOne of a pack of cards that are used to play card games
punched card, punch card, Hollerith cardA card on which data can be recorded in the form of punched holes
tarot card, tarotAny of a set of (usually 72) cards that include 22 cards representing virtues and vices and death and fortune etc.
trading cardA card with a picture on it
BroaderpaperA material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
Spanishcarta, naipe, tarjeta
Catalancarta
English > card: 13 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA card certifying the identity of the bearer.
Example"he had to show his card to get in"
Synonymidentity card
Narrowerbusiness cardA card on which are printed the person's name and business affiliation
donor cardA card that you carry on your person and that authorizes the use of your organs for transplantation after your death
keycardA plastic card that has a magnetically coded strip that is scanned in order to operate a mechanism
library card, borrower's cardA card certifying the bearer's right to use the library
membership cardA card certifying membership in an organization
ration cardA card certifying the bearer's right to purchase rationed goods
Broaderpositive identificationevidence proving that you are who you say you are
Spanishcarnet de identidad, carnet, cédula de identidad, documento nacional de identidad
Catalancarnet d'identitat, carnet
Verbscardask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor
English > card: 13 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures).
Example"they sent us a card from Miami"
Narrowerget-well cardA card expressing get-well wishes
greeting cardA card sent to express personal greetings
postcard, post card, postal card, mailing-cardA card for sending messages by post without an envelope
sympathy cardA card expressing sympathy
Broadercorrespondencecommunication by the exchange of letters
Spanishtarjeta
English > card: 13 senses > noun 4, substance
MeaningThin cardboard, usually rectangular.
NarrowertimecardA card used with a time clock to record an employee's starting and quitting times each day
Broadercardboard, composition boardA stiff moderately thick paper
Spanishcartulina
Catalancartolina
English > card: 13 senses > noun 5, person
MeaningA witty amusing person who makes jokes.
Synonymswag, wit
Broaderhumorist, humouristsomeone who acts speaks or writes in an amusing way
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Spanishbromista, chistoso
Catalanbromista, faceciós
English > card: 13 senses > noun 6, communication
MeaningA sign posted in a public place as an advertisement.
Synonymsposter, posting, placard, notice, bill
Narrowerflash card, flashcardA card with words or numbers or pictures / pictures that is flashed to a class by the teacher
show bill, show card, theatrical posterA poster advertising a show or play
BroadersignA public display of a message
Spanishanuncio, cartel, letrero, pancarta, póster, rótulo
Catalananunci, cartell, pancarta, pòster, rètol
English > card: 13 senses > noun 7, communication
MeaningA printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited.
Synonymscalling card, visiting card
Broadergreeting, salutation(usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
Spanishtargeta, tarjeta de visita, tarjeta
Catalantargeta de visita, targeta, tarja
English > card: 13 senses > noun 8, communication
Meaning(golf) a record of scores (as in golf).
Example"you have to turn in your card to get a handicap"
Synonymscorecard
Categorygolf, golf gameA game / game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes
Broaderrecord, record book, bookA compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone
Spanishmarcador, tarjeta
Catalanmarcador
English > card: 13 senses > noun 9, communication
MeaningA list of dishes available at a restaurant.
Synonymsmenu, bill of fare, carte du jour, carte
Narrowera la carteA menu having individual dishes listed with separate prices / prices
prix fixeA menu listing fixed meals at fixed prices / prices
table d'hoteA menu offering a complete meal with limited choices at a fixed price / price
BroaderbillA list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)
Spanishcarta, carte du jour, menú del día, menú
Catalancarta, carte du jour, menú
English > card: 13 senses > noun 10, communication
Meaning(baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat / bat.
Example"the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"
Synonymsbatting order, lineup
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
Partscleanup, cleanup position, cleanup spot(baseball) the fourth position in the batting order (usually filled by the best batter on the team)
Broaderroll, rosterA list of names
Spanishalineación, formación
Catalanalineació, formació
English > card: 13 senses > noun 11, artifact
MeaningA printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities.
Synonymscircuit board, circuit card, board, plug-in, add-in
NarrowerCPU board, mother boardThe main circuit board for a computer
PC boardA removable circuit board for a personal computer
Broaderprinted circuitcomputer circuit consisting of an electronic sub-assembly
Spanishplaca, plug-in, tarjeta de expansión, tarjeta
Catalancomplement, plug-in, targeta de circuit imprès, targeta d'expansió
English > card: 13 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningseparate the fibers of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymtease
Broaderseparatedivide into components or constituents
Spanishcardar, peinar
Catalancardar
English > card: 13 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"I was carded when I tried to buy a beer!"
Broadersee, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assureBe careful or certain to do something
Nounscarda card certifying the identity of the bearer

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