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1. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] close interaction.

Synonyms

  • placement
  • eye contact
  • interaction

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • take away
  • disunify
  • detach

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Contact Sport

  • underreport
  • transport
  • misreport
  • teleport
  • vanwart
  • vancourt
  • valcourt
  • rancourt
  • precourt
  • jeancourt
  • extort
  • distort
  • contort
  • consort
  • comport
  • support
  • resort
  • report
  • purport
  • mccourt
  • mccort
  • laporte
  • laforte
  • import
  • exhort
  • escort
  • deport
  • cavort
  • athwart
  • zwart

Sentences with contact-sport


1. Noun Phrase
Both hockey and football are physical, contact sports that can be strenuous on the body.

2. Noun Phrase
When compared to contact sports, boxing doesn't even make the top 10 list of most dangerous sports.

2. contact

verb. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] be in or establish communication with.

Synonyms

  • ping
  • reach
  • raise
  • communicate
  • get through
  • intercommunicate

Antonyms

  • dull
  • anode
  • cathode
  • opening

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

3. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] the act of touching physically.

Synonyms

  • rub
  • fair ball
  • laying on
  • snick
  • wipe
  • touch
  • physical contact

Antonyms

  • confront
  • stifle
  • miss
  • disengage

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

4. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity.

Synonyms

  • connectedness
  • tangency
  • osculation
  • link

Antonyms

  • open chain
  • silence
  • unclasp
  • unjust

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

5. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] the physical coming together of two or more things.

Synonyms

  • touching
  • occurrence
  • collision
  • happening
  • striking
  • engagement
  • mesh
  • interlocking
  • flick
  • impact
  • meshing
  • hit
  • impinging
  • touch
  • natural event

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • travel
  • move
  • ride

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

6. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] a channel for communication between groups.

Synonyms

  • communication channel
  • line
  • link
  • inter-group communication
  • channel

Antonyms

  • disconnect
  • unsaddle
  • unbind
  • unharness

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

7. contact

noun. ['ˈkɑːnˌtækt'] (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact.

Synonyms

  • tread
  • point
  • sound bow
  • conjunction
  • short
  • pole
  • tangency
  • p-n junction
  • wiper arm
  • wiper
  • distributor point
  • short circuit
  • contact arm
  • electrical contact
  • junction
  • breaker point

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • disagree
  • unmask
  • artifact

Etymology

  • contactus (Latin)

8. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.

Synonyms

  • judo
  • track and field
  • horseback riding
  • recreation
  • team sport
  • outdoor sport
  • skating
  • rock climbing
  • spectator sport
  • athletic game
  • contact sport
  • archery
  • blood sport
  • row
  • diversion
  • water sport
  • gymnastics
  • racing
  • equitation
  • field sport
  • aquatics
  • cycling
  • gymnastic exercise
  • athletics
  • tightrope walking
  • riding
  • rowing
  • skiing
  • sledding

Antonyms

  • stupidity
  • overact
  • underact
  • tightness

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] the occupation of athletes who compete for pay.

Synonyms

  • professional basketball
  • job
  • professional tennis
  • professional wrestling
  • professional football
  • professional baseball
  • sumo
  • line
  • business
  • professional golf
  • occupation
  • professional boxing

Antonyms

  • regulation time
  • overtime
  • good humor
  • ill humor

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. sport

verb. ['ˈspɔrt'] wear or display in an ostentatious or proud manner.

Synonyms

  • feature
  • boast

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • absence
  • nonexistent

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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