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1. around-the-clock

adjective. at all times.

Synonyms

  • day-and-night
  • round-the-clock
  • uninterrupted
  • nonstop

Antonyms

  • broken
  • indirect
  • disjunct
  • disrupted

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Example sentences of the word clock-tower


1. Noun Phrase
The district has fountains, waterfalls and an historic clock tower.

2. Noun Phrase
UK residents may also visit Parliament's famous clock tower known as Big Ben.

3. Noun Phrase
Travel straight to the Old Town Square, famous for the astronomical clock tower and Baroque spires.

2. round-the-clock

adjective. at all times.

Synonyms

  • around-the-clock
  • day-and-night
  • uninterrupted
  • nonstop

Antonyms

  • broken
  • indirect
  • disjunct
  • disrupted

3. clock-watching

noun. paying excessive attention to the clock (in anticipation of stopping work).

Synonyms

  • attention

Antonyms

  • inattentiveness
  • nonattendance

4. clock

noun. ['ˈklɑːk'] a timepiece that shows the time of day.

Synonyms

  • digital clock
  • timekeeper
  • clock face
  • water clock
  • system clock
  • movement
  • time clock
  • pendulum clock
  • alarm clock
  • water glass
  • alarm
  • cuckoo clock
  • chronometer
  • electric clock
  • timepiece
  • wall clock
  • analog clock
  • clock dial
  • fusee
  • clepsydra
  • turret clock
  • fusee drive

Antonyms

  • opening
  • retreat
  • fearlessness
  • alarming

5. tower

noun. ['ˈtaʊɝ'] a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building.

Synonyms

  • tower block
  • supporting tower
  • turret
  • mooring mast
  • barbacan
  • bell tower
  • beacon
  • beacon light
  • spire
  • lighthouse
  • clock tower
  • control tower
  • high-rise
  • minaret
  • church tower
  • pharos
  • structure
  • silo
  • barbican
  • power pylon
  • pylon
  • watchtower
  • construction
  • shot tower
  • mooring tower

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • disassembly
  • misconstruction
  • lower

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • torr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • turris (Latin)
  • tow (English)
  • togian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. tower

verb. ['ˈtaʊɝ'] appear very large or occupy a commanding position.

Synonyms

  • rear
  • loom
  • predominate
  • rise
  • lift

Antonyms

  • sit down
  • lie down
  • go to bed
  • turn in

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • torr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • turris (Latin)
  • tow (English)
  • togian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. tower

noun. ['ˈtaʊɝ'] anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower.

Synonyms

  • columella
  • shape
  • hoodoo
  • pillar
  • form

Antonyms

  • descend
  • descent
  • wane
  • decrease

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • torr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • turris (Latin)
  • tow (English)
  • togian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. clock

verb. ['ˈklɑːk'] measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time.

Synonyms

  • quantify
  • time
  • mistime

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • standard
  • nonstandard
  • criticize

9. tower

noun. ['ˈtaʊɝ'] a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships.

Synonyms

  • tugboat
  • towboat
  • tug
  • helm

Antonyms

  • level
  • head
  • subordinate
  • fall

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • torr (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • turris (Latin)
  • tow (English)
  • togian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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