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Overview of verb address

The verb address has 10 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (16) address, turn to

(speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window")

2. (5) address, speak

(give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees")

3. (4) address, direct

(put an address on (an envelope))

4. (2) address

(direct a question at someone)

5. (1) address

(address or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question)

6. address, call

(greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir'"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name")

7. address

(access or locate by address)

8. cover, treat, handle, plow, deal, address

(act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China")

9. address, accost, come up to

(speak to someone)

10. address

(adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting)


Overview of adj addressed

The adj addressed has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) addressed

((of mail) marked with a destination; "I throw away all mail addressed to `resident'")

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