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1. computer

noun. ['kəmˈpjuːtɝ'] a machine for performing calculations automatically.

Synonyms

  • website
  • disk cache
  • totalisator
  • data converter
  • computer peripheral
  • home computer
  • information processing system
  • storage
  • C.P.U.
  • web site
  • site
  • central processor
  • monitor
  • floppy
  • CPU
  • internet site
  • bus
  • client
  • keyboard
  • guest
  • computer accessory
  • computer storage
  • analog computer
  • number cruncher
  • computer circuit
  • computing machine
  • electronic computer
  • busbar
  • Turing machine
  • computer hardware
  • totalizer
  • microprocessor chip
  • silicon chip
  • data processor
  • host
  • totalizator
  • diskette
  • monitoring device
  • floppy disk
  • pari-mutuel machine
  • mainframe
  • memory board
  • central processing unit
  • predictor
  • machine
  • store
  • microchip
  • analogue computer
  • micro chip
  • totaliser
  • computer memory
  • node
  • peripheral device
  • server
  • processor
  • hardware
  • computing device
  • platform
  • chip
  • memory
  • CRT
  • cathode-ray tube
  • peripheral

Antonyms

  • volatile storage
  • non-volatile storage
  • nonvolatile storage
  • tense

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • compute (English)
  • computer (French)

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  • redefine
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  • recline
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2. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] plan something for a specific role or purpose or effect.

Synonyms

  • specify
  • destine
  • designate

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • unbelief
  • begin
  • phase in

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

3. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] make or work out a plan for; devise.

Synonyms

  • contrive
  • create by mental act
  • plan
  • project
  • plot
  • map out
  • concert
  • create mentally

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • finish
  • sharpness
  • crooked

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

4. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] create the design for; create or execute in an artistic or highly skilled manner.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • make
  • tailor
  • create

Antonyms

  • spoils system
  • merit system
  • free
  • let go of

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

5. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan).

Synonyms

  • planning
  • designing

Antonyms

  • unbraid
  • unweave
  • untwist

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

6. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] an arrangement scheme.

Synonyms

  • arrangement
  • meal plan
  • snare
  • organisation
  • plan
  • configuration
  • system
  • trap
  • hotel plan
  • constellation
  • organization

Antonyms

  • plain
  • disinherit
  • conception
  • misconception

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

7. design

verb. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form.

Synonyms

  • blueprint
  • plan
  • engineer
  • draft
  • draught
  • create mentally
  • redesign

Antonyms

  • angularity
  • roundness
  • straight
  • crookedness

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

8. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] something intended as a guide for making something else.

Synonyms

  • program
  • blueprint
  • plan
  • programme

Antonyms

  • forget
  • nonintellectual
  • stupidity
  • intellectual

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

9. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] a decorative or artistic work.

Synonyms

  • pyrograph
  • argyle
  • marking
  • tetraskele
  • linocut
  • tetraskelion
  • motive
  • weave
  • herringbone pattern
  • argyll
  • herringbone
  • decal
  • triskelion
  • mandala
  • tattoo
  • pattern
  • bear claw
  • device
  • emblem
  • polka dot
  • motif
  • triskele
  • figure
  • screen saver
  • decalcomania
  • ornamentation
  • ornament
  • damascene
  • mihrab
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • disagree
  • divide
  • multiply

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

10. design

noun. ['dɪˈzaɪn'] a preliminary sketch indicating the plan for something.

Synonyms

  • study

Antonyms

  • differentiate
  • add

Etymology

  • designer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • designare (Latin)

Example sentences of the word computer-aided-design


1. Noun Phrase
They may use computer aided design tools like CADD to make plans for everything from a house to a tiny piece of electronic equipment.

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