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1. punishment

noun. ['ˈpʌnɪʃmənt'] the act of punishing.

Synonyms

  • discipline
  • penalisation
  • penalty
  • self-mortification
  • self-abasement
  • stick
  • correction
  • cruel and unusual punishment
  • self-punishment
  • economic strangulation
  • detention
  • social control
  • penance
  • music
  • corporal punishment
  • medicine
  • penalization
  • chastisement
  • imprisonment

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • nonpayment
  • advantage
  • reward

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Example sentences of the word capital-punishment


1. Noun Phrase
Is capital punishment ever justifiable, ethically?

2. Noun Phrase
Catholics oppose social practices of same-sex marriage, abortion, divorce, capital punishment and genetic research applications.

3. Noun Phrase
These include abortion, drug use and abuse, capital punishment, homelessness, homosexuality and immigration.

4. Noun Phrase
During the Hispanic period, San Martin Square was used for capital punishment displays.

2. 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)

3. capital

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

Synonyms

  • state capital
  • provincial capital
  • seat

Antonyms

  • approval
  • disapproval
  • activator
  • inhibitor

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

4. 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)

5. 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)

6. capital

adjective. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] first-rate.

Antonyms

  • disrepute

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

7. Capital

noun. a book written by Karl Marx (1867) describing his economic theories.

8. capital

noun. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] a center that is associated more than any other with some activity or product.

Synonyms

  • center

Antonyms

  • worst
  • side

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)

9. Capital

noun. the federal government of the United States.

10. capital

adjective. ['ˈkæpɪtəl'] of primary importance.

Antonyms

  • irregular

Etymology

  • capitalis (Latin)
  • caput (Latin)
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