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1. capital

noun. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] assets available for use in the production of further assets.

Synonyms

  • liquid assets
  • assets
  • current assets
  • stock
  • seed money
  • working capital
  • risk capital
  • quick assets
  • operating capital

Antonyms

  • loser
  • small
  • little
  • ordinary

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

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  • transcapital
  • prucapital
  • capitol

2. capital

noun. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] a seat of government.

Synonyms

  • state capital
  • provincial capital
  • seat

Antonyms

  • approval
  • disapproval
  • activator
  • inhibitor

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

3. capital

noun. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value.

Synonyms

  • corpus
  • principal sum
  • principal
  • endowment fund
  • endowment
  • means
  • substance

Antonyms

  • low
  • lie
  • stand
  • bad

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

4. capital

noun. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters".

Synonyms

  • capital letter
  • grapheme
  • upper-case letter
  • character
  • graphic symbol
  • majuscule
  • small cap
  • small capital

Antonyms

  • irresponsibility
  • irresponsibleness
  • unthoughtfulness
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

5. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides).

Synonyms

  • cake
  • bar
  • artifact
  • chock
  • cube
  • domino
  • nog
  • metal bar
  • step
  • crosshead
  • ingot
  • type
  • briquette
  • briquet
  • artefact
  • chopping block
  • inkpad
  • slab
  • inking pad
  • starting block
  • stamp pad
  • anvil
  • swage block
  • pad
  • square block
  • wedge
  • block of metal

Antonyms

  • be well
  • stimulate
  • fragrant
  • inoffensive

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. block

verb. ['ˈblɑːk'] render unsuitable for passage.

Synonyms

  • obstruct
  • impede
  • close off
  • obturate
  • occlude
  • jam
  • blockade
  • bar
  • block off
  • close up
  • barricade
  • close
  • shut off
  • stop

Antonyms

  • careless
  • long
  • public
  • unrestrained

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings.

Synonyms

  • area
  • country

Antonyms

  • survive
  • deprive
  • boycott

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. block

verb. ['ˈblɑːk'] hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of.

Synonyms

  • stymie
  • forestall
  • hinder
  • foreclose
  • forbid
  • bottleneck
  • check
  • stonewall
  • blockade
  • hang
  • filibuster
  • embarrass
  • preclude
  • stymy
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • nonintervention
  • lose
  • boil
  • overgarment

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] housing in a large building that is divided into separate units.

Synonyms

  • lodging
  • cellblock
  • ward
  • living accommodations
  • housing

Antonyms

  • disinfect
  • honor
  • fair
  • fair ball

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides.

Synonyms

  • goldbrick
  • solid

Antonyms

  • custom-made
  • divide
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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