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1. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.

Synonyms

  • playing card
  • punch card
  • tarot card
  • tarot
  • trading card
  • punched card
  • Hollerith card

Antonyms

  • inattention
  • ignore
  • nonworker
  • fire

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Card

  • disregard
  • marquard
  • drouillard
  • brouillard
  • avant-garde
  • rouillard
  • hilyard
  • guinyard
  • gilyard
  • gaspard
  • disbarred
  • coulthard
  • couillard
  • chouinard
  • buzard
  • bunyard
  • broussard
  • brossard
  • bongard
  • bombard
  • bolyard
  • belgard
  • suchard
  • revard
  • retard
  • rennard
  • renard
  • regard
  • pickard
  • minard

How do you pronounce card?

Pronounce card as kɑrd.

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Example sentences of the word card


1. Noun, singular or mass
Cut out the wing shapes from white construction paper or card stock.

Quotes containing the word card


1. So, I'm thinking of a name for a villain that has a sense of humor. I thought of 'The Joker' as a name, and as soon as I thought that, I associate it with the playing card, as my family had a tradition of champion playing; my brother was a contract champion bridge player. There were always cards around the house.
- Jerry Robinson

2. Betting on the success of innovative technologies in the marketplace can carry all the uncertainty and risk that betting on the next card in the deck does at a blackjack table in Las Vegas. There is a factor of randomness that must be factored in, but precisely how to do so is anyone's guess.
- Henry Petroski

3. I like a man who can be a real friend, has a good sense of humor, a good pair of shoes and a healthy gold card.
- Victoria Beckham

2. card-playing

adjective. preoccupied with the pursuit of pleasure and especially games of chance.

Synonyms

  • indulgent
  • dissipated
  • betting

Antonyms

  • unfair
  • unadventurous
  • abstemious
  • unpermissive

3. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] a card certifying the identity of the bearer.

Synonyms

  • donor card
  • keycard
  • membership card
  • business card
  • positive identification
  • identity card
  • ration card
  • library card

Antonyms

  • overcharge
  • exit
  • get off
  • disembark

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

4. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures).

Synonyms

  • sympathy card
  • postal card
  • postcard
  • greeting card
  • mailing-card
  • post card
  • correspondence

Antonyms

  • unskillfulness
  • differ
  • disagree
  • activity

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

5. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat.

Synonyms

  • cleanup position
  • lineup
  • cleanup
  • batting order
  • cleanup spot
  • roll

Antonyms

  • starve
  • abstain
  • uncover
  • radial asymmetry

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

6. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] a list of dishes available at a restaurant.

Synonyms

  • carte du jour
  • bill of fare
  • a la carte
  • table d'hote
  • bill
  • carte
  • menu

Antonyms

  • incompatibility
  • dissimilarity
  • a la carte
  • break

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

7. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] (golf) a record of scores (as in golf).

Synonyms

  • scorecard
  • book
  • record book

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • powerlessness
  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

8. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] a witty amusing person who makes jokes.

Synonyms

  • wit
  • wag
  • humourist

Antonyms

  • spiritualize
  • enjoy
  • suffer
  • agitate

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

9. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] thin cardboard, usually rectangular.

Synonyms

  • cardboard
  • composition board

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • stay in place
  • unwind

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

10. card

noun. ['ˈkɑːrd'] a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities.

Synonyms

  • circuit board
  • printed circuit
  • PC board
  • CPU board
  • board
  • mother board
  • plug-in
  • circuit card

Antonyms

  • positiveness
  • negativity
  • positivity
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • carde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • carte (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • carda (Old Provençal (to 1500))
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