NOUN | shape | cube, regular hexahedron | a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces |
---|---|---|---|

shape | cube, block | a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides | |

quantity | cube, third power | the product of three equal terms | |

plant | cube | any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone | |

artifact | cube, square block | a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube | |

VERB | cognition | cube | raise to the third power |

contact | cube, dice | cut into cubes |

Sounds | kyuw'b | |
---|---|---|

Rhymes | boob ... tube: 6 rhymes with uwb... |

Meaning | A hexahedron with six equal squares as faces. | |
---|---|---|

Synonym | regular hexahedron | |

Narrower | quadrate | A cubelike object |

tesseract | The four-dimensional analogue of a cube | |

Broader | regular polyhedron, regular convex solid, regular convex polyhedron, Platonic body, Platonic solid, ideal solid | Any one of five solids whose faces are congruent regular polygons and whose polyhedral angles are all congruent |

Spanish | cubo, hexaedro regular, terrón | |

Catalan | cub, hexaedre regular, hexàedre regular | |

Adjectives | cubic | having three dimensions |

cubical, cuboidal | shaped like a cube | |

Verbs | cube | cut into cubes |

Meaning | A three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides. | |
---|---|---|

Synonym | block | |

Narrower | goldbrick | A brick-shaped block that looks like gold but is not |

Broader | solid | A three-dimensional shape |

Spanish | bloque, cubo | |

Catalan | bloc | |

Adjectives | cubic | having three dimensions |

cubic | involving the cube and no higher power of a quantity or variable | |

cubical, cuboidal | shaped like a cube | |

Verbs | cube | cut into cubes |

Meaning | The product of three equal terms. | |
---|---|---|

Synonym | third power | |

Broader | number | A concept of quantity involving zero and units |

Spanish | cubo | |

Catalan | cub | |

Adjectives | cubic | involving the cube and no higher power of a quantity or variable |

Verbs | cube | raise to the third power |

Meaning | Any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone. | |
---|---|---|

Member of | Lonchocarpus, genus Lonchocarpus | genus of chiefly tropical American shrubs and trees having pinnate leaves and red or white flowers |

Broader | subshrub, suffrutex | low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base |

Meaning | A block in the (approximate) shape of a cube. | |
---|---|---|

Synonym | square block | |

Narrower | die, dice | A small cube with 1 to 6 spots on the six faces |

ice cube | A small cube of artificial ice | |

Broader | block | A solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) |

Spanish | cubo, terrón | |

Adjectives | cubic | having three dimensions |

cubical | shaped like a cube |

Meaning | Raise to the third power. | |
---|---|---|

Pattern | Somebody ----s something | |

Category | arithmetic | The branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations |

Broader | multiply | combine by multiplication |

Nouns | cube | the product of three equal terms |

Meaning | cut into cubes. | |
---|---|---|

Pattern | Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something | |

Model | The chefs cube the vegetables | |

Example | "cube the cheese" | |

Synonym | dice | |

Broader | cut | separate with or as if with an instrument |

Spanish | cortar a dados, cubicar | |

Nouns | cube | a hexahedron with six equal squares as faces |

cube | a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides |

©2001-20 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact