HyperDic: part

English > 19 senses of the word part:
NOUNrelationpart, portion, component part, component, constituentsomething determined in relation to something that includes it
artifactpart, portionsomething less than the whole of a human artifact
objectpart, piecea portion of a natural object
cognitionpartthat which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation
locationpart, regionthe extended spatial location of something
actpart, function, office, rolethe actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
cognitionpart, character, role, theatrical role, personaan actor's portrayal of someone in a play
possessionpart, share, portion, percentageassets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group
cognitionpart, section, divisionone of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
bodypart, partinga line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions
communicationpart, voicethe melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music
actpart, contribution, sharethe part played by a person in bringing about a result
artifactpart, piecean item that is an instance of some type
ADVERBallpart, partially, partly, in partin part
VERBmotionpart, separate, splitgo one's own way / way
socialpart, separate, split up, split, break, break updiscontinue an association / association / association or relation
motionpart, depart, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take offleave
contactpart, separate, dividecome apart
contactpart, separate, disunite, divideforce, take, or pull apart
part > pronunciation
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English > part: 19 senses > noun 1, relation
MeaningSomething determined in relation to something that includes it.
Example"he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"
Synonymsportion, component part, component, constituent
Part ofmeronymy, part to whole relationThe semantic relation that holds between a part and the whole
Narrowerbasis, baseThe most important or necessary part of something
buttThe part of a plant from which the roots spring or the part of a stalk or trunk nearest the roots
detail, particular, itemA small part that can be considered separately from the whole / whole
item, pointA distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list
language unit, linguistic unitOne of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed
memberAnything that belongs to a set or class
remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, restSomething left after other parts have been taken away
subpartA part of a part
substanceThe real physical matter of which a person or thing consists
unitAn individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
BroaderrelationAn abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Spanishcomponente, parte, porción
Catalancomponent, part
Adjectivespartialbeing or affecting only a part
partitive(Romance languages) relating to or denoting a part of a whole or a quantity that is less than the whole
English > part: 19 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningSomething less than the whole of a human artifact.
  • "the rear part of the house"
  • "glue the two parts together"
Part ofwhole, unitAn assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity
NarrowerappendageA part that is joined to something larger
bitThe part of a key that enters a lock and lifts the tumblers
bottleneckThe narrow part of a bottle near the top
bulbA rounded part of a cylindrical instrument (usually at one end)
butt, stubThe small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)
component, constituent, elementAn artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up
cutoutA part that is cut out or is intended to be cut out
foibleThe weaker part of a sword's blade from the forte to the tip
fore edge, foredgeThe part of a book that faces inward when the book is shelved
forteThe stronger part of a sword blade between the hilt and the foible
fractionA small part or item forming a piece of a whole
heel(golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft
hubThe central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes
jetsamThe part of a ship's equipment or cargo that is thrown overboard to lighten the load in a storm
limbEither of the two halves of a bow from handle to tip
neckA narrow part of an artifact that resembles a neck in position or form
peenThe part of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface (may have various shapes)
pieceA separate part of a whole
pressingA metal or plastic part that is made by a mechanical press
seatA part of a machine that supports or guides another part
section, segmentOne of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object
shank, waistThe narrow part of the shoe connecting the heel and the wide part of the sole
spine, backboneThe part of a book's cover that encloses the inner side of the book's pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved
toe(golf) the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft
turnout, wideningA part of a road that has been widened to allow cars to pass or park
upstageThe rear part of the stage
upstairsThe part of a building above the ground floor
wreckageThe remaining parts of something that has been wrecked
Broaderobject, physical objectA tangible and visible entity
Spanishparte, porción
Catalanpart, porció
Adjectivespartialbeing or affecting only a part
English > part: 19 senses > noun 3, object
MeaningA portion of a natural object.
Example"they analyzed the river into three parts"
InstancesNorth AtlanticThat part of the Atlantic Ocean to the north of the equator
North PacificThat part of the Pacific Ocean to the north of the equator
South AtlanticThat part of the Atlantic Ocean to the south of the equator
South PacificThat part of the Pacific Ocean to the south of the equator
Part ofunit, building blockA single undivided natural thing occurring in the composition of something else
NarroweraciculaA needlelike part or structure of a plant or animal or crystal
baseThe bottom or lowest part
body partAny part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
cornerA projecting part where two sides or edges meet / meet
corpusThe main part of an organ or other bodily structure
cratonThe part of a continent that is stable and forms the central mass of the continent
cuttingA piece cut off from the main part of something
fragmentA piece broken ... / broken off or cut ... / cut off of something else
hunk, lumpA large piece of something without definite shape
nub, stubA small piece
segmentOne of the parts into which something naturally divides
sliceA thin flat piece cut ... / cut ... / cut off of some object
stripA relatively long narrow piece of something
worldA part of the earth that can be considered separately
BroaderthingA separate and self-contained entity
Spanishparte, pedazo, porción, trozo
Catalanpart, tros
English > part: 19 senses > noun 4, cognition
MeaningThat which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation.
  • "it requires vigilance on our part"
  • "they resisted every effort on his part"
BroaderconcernSomething that interests you because it is important or affects you
English > part: 19 senses > noun 5, location
MeaningThe extended spatial location of something.
Example "religions in all parts of the world"
InstancesAchaeaA region of ancient Greece on the north coast of the Peloponnese
Appleton layer, F layer, F regionThe highest region of the ionosphere (from 90 to 600 miles up) which contains the highest concentration of free electrons and is most useful for long-range radio transmission
CynoscephalaeThe fields in Thessaly where in 197 BC the Romans defeated the Macedonians
D-layer, D regionThe lowest region of the ionosphere (35 to 50 miles up) that reflects low-frequency radio waves
DorisA small region of ancient Greece where the Doric dialect was spoken
Heaviside layer, Kennelly-Heaviside layer, E layer, E regionA region of the ionosphere (from 50 to 90 miles up) that reflects radio waves of medium length
TransylvaniaA historical plateau region in northwestern Romania that is separated from the rest of the country by the Transylvanian Alps
Witwatersrand, Rand, ReefA rocky region in the southern Transvaal in northeastern South Africa
NarrowerEden, paradise, nirvana, heaven, promised land, Shangri-laAny place of complete bliss and delight and peace
Kuiper belt, Edgeworth-Kuiper beltA disk-shaped region of minor planets outside the orbit of Neptune
PapuaThe southeastern part of Papua New Guinea
SindA region of southeastern Pakistan
aerospaceThe atmosphere and outer space considered as a whole
airThe region above the ground
atmosphere, airThe mass of air surrounding the Earth
beltAn elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found
biosphereThe regions of the surface and atmosphere of the Earth (or other planet) where living organisms exist
black holeA region of space resulting from the collapse of a star
bottomThe lowest part of anything
county(United Kingdom) a region created by territorial division for the purpose of local government
deep spaceAny region in space outside the solar system
depths(plural) the deepest and most remote part
distanceA distant region
extremityThe outermost or farthest region or point
heliosphereThe region inside the heliopause containing the sun and solar system
hell, hell on earth, hellhole, snake pit, the pits, infernoAny place of pain and turmoil
inside, interiorThe region that is inside of something
intergalactic spaceThe space between galaxies
interplanetary spaceThe part of outer space within the solar system
interstellar spaceThe space between stars
ionosphereThe outer region of the Earth's atmosphere
layerA relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another
mare, mariaA dark region of considerable extent on the surface of the moon
outside, exteriorThe region that is outside of something
radiusA circular region whose area is indicated by the length of its radius
sideA place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location
sign of the zodiac, star sign, sign, mansion, house, planetary house(astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided
topThe upper part of anything
vacuum, vacuityA region that is devoid of matter
zodiacA belt-shaped region in the heavens on either side to the ecliptic
zoneAn area or region distinguished / distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic / characteristic
BroaderlocationA point or extent in space
Spanishparte, región
Catalanpart, regió
English > part: 19 senses > noun 6, act
MeaningThe actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.
Example "the government must do its part"
Synonymsfunction, office, role
NarrowercapacityA specified function
hatAn informal term for a person's role
portfolioThe role of the head of a government department
second fiddleA secondary role or function
stead, position, place, lieuThe post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
BroaderdutyWork that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons
Spanishcargo, función, ministerio, oficio, papel, parte, rol
Catalanfunció, paper, part, rol
English > part: 19 senses > noun 7, cognition
MeaningAn actor's portrayal of someone in a play.
Example"she played the part of Desdemona"
Synonymscharacter, role, theatrical role, persona
Narrowerbit part, minor roleA small role
heavyA serious (or tragic) role in a play
heroThe principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem
heroineThe main good female character in a work of fiction
ingenueThe role of an innocent artless young woman in a play
title role, name partThe role of the character after whom the play is named
villain, baddieThe principal bad character in a film or work of fiction
Broaderportrayal, characterization, enactment, personationActing the part of a character on stage
Spanishfigura, papel, parte, personaje
Catalanpaper, part, persona, personatge
English > part: 19 senses > noun 8, possession
Meaningassets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group.
Synonymsshare, portion, percentage
Part ofnet income, net, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earningsThe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)
Narrowerallotment, allocationA share set aside for a specific purpose
allowanceAn amount allowed or granted / granted (as during a given period)
cutA share of the profits / profits
dispensationA share that has been dispensed or distributed
doleA share of money or food or clothing that has been charitably given
interest, stake(law) a right or legal share of something
profit sharingA system in which employees receive a share of the net profits of the business
rationA fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)
slice, pieceA share of something
splitA promised or claimed share of loot or money
trancheA portion of something (especially money)
wayA portion of something divided into shares
BroaderassetsAnything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company
Spanishparte, porcentaje
Catalanpart, percentatge
English > part: 19 senses > noun 9, cognition
MeaningOne of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole.
Example"the written part of the exam"
Synonymssection, division
Part ofwholeAll of something including all its component elements or parts
NarrowerbeginningThe first part or section of something
chukker, chukka(polo) one of six divisions into which a polo match is divided
component, constituent, element, factor, ingredientAn abstract part of something
endA final / final part or section
final periodThe final division into which the play of a game is divided
first periodThe first division into which the play of a game is divided
frameOne of the ten divisions into which bowling is divided
game(tennis) a division of play during which one player serves
halfOne of two divisions into which some games / games or performances are divided
high pointThe most enjoyable part of a given experience
inning, frame(baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each team has a turn at bat
middleAn intermediate part or section
over(cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
period(ice hockey) one of three divisions into which play is divided in hockey games
quarter(football, professional basketball) one of four divisions into which some games / games are divided
second periodThe second division into which the play of a game is divided
turn, bout, round(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
Broaderconcept, conception, constructAn abstract or general idea inferred / inferred / inferred / inferred or derived from specific instances
Spanishdivisión, parte, sección
Catalandivisió, part, secció
English > part: 19 senses > noun 10, body
MeaningA line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions.
Example"his part was right in the middle"
Part ofhairA covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head)
BroaderlineA spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent
Spanishcarrera, partido, partidura, raya, retiro
Catalanclenxa, part
English > part: 19 senses > noun 11, communication
MeaningThe melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music.
Example"he tried to sing the tenor part"
Narroweraccompaniment, musical accompaniment, backup, supportA musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts
bass, bass partThe lowest part in polyphonic music
primoThe principal part of a duet / duet (especially a piano duet / duet)
secondoThe second or lower part of a duet / duet (especially a piano duet / duet)
voice partA part written for a singer
Broadertune, melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phraseA succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
Spanishparte, voz
Catalanpart, veu
English > part: 19 senses > noun 12, act
MeaningThe part played by a person in bringing about a result.
Synonymscontribution, share
NarrowerendThe part you are expected to play
Broaderattempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, tryearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish / accomplish something
Spanishaportación, contribución, participación
Catalanaportació, contribució, participació
English > part: 19 senses > noun 13, artifact
MeaningAn item that is an instance of some type.
BroaderitemA whole individual unit
English > part: 19 senses > adverb 1
MeaningIn part; in some degree; not wholly.
  • "I felt partly to blame"
  • "He was partially paralyzed"
Synonymspartially, partly, in part
Oppositewholly, entirely, completely, totally, all, altogether, whole, rightCompletely
Spanishen parte, parcialmente, parte
Catalanen part, parcialment
English > part: 19 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningGo one's own way / way; move apart.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Example"The friends separated after the party"
Synonymsseparate, split
Narrowerbreak upcome apart
diffractUndergo diffraction
disperse, dissipate, scatter, spread outMove away from each other
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Spanishsepararse, separar
Nounspartingthe act of departing politely
English > part: 19 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningdiscontinue an association / association / association or relation; go different ways / ways.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"The business partners broke over a tax question"
Synonymsseparate, split up, split, break, break up
Narrowerbreak, break awayinterrupt a continued activity
break withend a relationship / relationship
disassociate, dissociate, divorce, disunite, disjointPart
disunify, break apartBreak up or separate
divorce, split upGet a divorce
give the axe, give the bounce, give the gateterminate a relationship / relationship abruptly
secede, splinter, break awayWithdraw from an organization or communion
Spanishdistanciarse, separarse, separar
Catalandistanciar-se, separar-se, separar
English > part: 19 senses > verb 3, motion
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsdepart, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take off
Narrowerblaze, blaze outMove rapidly and as if blazing
roar offLeave
sally forth, sally outSet out in a sudden, energetic or violent manner
take off, lift offdepart from the ground
Broaderleave, go forth, go awaygo away from a place
See alsopart withgive up what is not strictly needed
Spanishestrenar, iniciar, irse, originar, partir, separar
Catalananar-se'n, estrenar, iniciar, marxar, originar, partir, sortir
Nounspartingthe act of departing politely
English > part: 19 senses > verb 4, contact
Meaningcome apart.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymsseparate, divide
Caused byseparate, disunite, divide, partForce, take, or pull apart
Entailed byshare, divvy up, portion out, apportion, dealGive out as one's portion or share
Narrowercalve, break upRelease ice
chip, chip off, come off, break away, break offbreak off (a piece from a whole)
detach, come off, come awayCome to be detached
disjoin, disjointBecome separated, disconnected or disjoint
dismember, take apart, discerpdivide into pieces
gerrymanderdivide unfairly and to one's advantage
partition, partition offdivide into parts, pieces, or sections
polarize, polariseBecome polarized in a conflict or contrasting situation
reduceUndergo meiosis
segment, sectiondivide into segments / segments
segmentdivide or split up
segregatedivide from the main body or mass and collect
subdivideform into subdivisions
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Spanishdividirse, dividir, escindir, partir, separarse, separar
Catalandividir-se, dividir, escindir, partir, separar-se, separar
Adjectivespartitiveindicating or characterized by or serving to create partition or division into parts
partitiveserving to separate or divide into parts
English > part: 19 senses > verb 5, contact
MeaningForce, take, or pull apart.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something from somebody
ModelThey part their hair
Example "Moses parted the Red Sea"
Synonymsseparate, disunite, divide
Cause toseparate, divide, partcome apart
Entailed byunravel, unknot, unscramble, untangle, unpickBecome or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of
Narrowerbreakseparate from a clinch, in boxing
compartmentalize, compartmentalise, cut upseparate into isolated compartments or categories / categories
cutseparate with or as if with an instrument
disconnectmake disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
disjoin, disjointmake disjoint, separated, or disconnected
disjoint, disarticulateseparate at the joints
ginseparate the seeds from (cotton) with a cotton gin
jointseparate (meat) at the joint
polarize, polariseCause to concentrate about two conflicting or contrasting positions
sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, set apart, isolateset apart from others
sever, break upset or keep apart
tear, rupture, snap, bustseparate or cause to separate abruptly
tearTo separate or be separated by force
Broadermove, displaceCause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
Spanishdividir, separar
Catalandividir, separar
Adjectivespartitiveserving to separate or divide into parts

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