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1. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] a politically organized body of people under a single government.

Synonyms

  • Dominion
  • Reich
  • estate of the realm
  • ally
  • foreign country
  • world power
  • political entity
  • developing country
  • the three estates
  • major power
  • rogue state
  • sea power
  • commonwealth
  • res publica
  • body politic
  • rogue nation
  • power
  • land
  • renegade state
  • suzerain
  • state
  • political unit
  • estate
  • nation
  • superpower
  • commonwealth country
  • great power
  • city-state

Antonyms

  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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2. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] the territory occupied by a nation.

Synonyms

  • African nation
  • buffer state
  • European nation
  • department
  • buffer country
  • midland
  • Asian country
  • banana republic
  • tax haven
  • administrative division
  • kingdom
  • country of origin
  • homeland
  • South American nation
  • domain
  • North American nation
  • land
  • European country
  • demesne
  • administrative district
  • African country
  • native land
  • province
  • Asian nation
  • mother country
  • state
  • territorial division
  • North American country
  • South American country
  • motherland
  • sultanate

Antonyms

  • obscurity
  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite
  • forbid

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] the people who live in a nation or country.

Synonyms

  • Spanish people
  • Irish
  • English people
  • Spanish
  • British people
  • Dutch people
  • British
  • French people
  • French
  • Dutch
  • land
  • people
  • Irish people
  • Swiss
  • subject
  • Swiss people
  • national
  • nation
  • Brits

Antonyms

  • free
  • natural object
  • unstuff
  • show

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] an area outside of cities and towns.

Synonyms

  • weald
  • lea
  • geographical area
  • ley
  • farmland
  • scrubland
  • countryside
  • wold
  • geographical region
  • farming area
  • rural area
  • geographic region
  • pastureland
  • boondocks
  • hinterland
  • grazing land
  • geographic area
  • back country
  • pasture

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. country

noun. ['ˈkʌntri'] a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).

Synonyms

  • free zone
  • block
  • anchorage ground
  • broadcast area
  • centre
  • clear
  • open
  • middle
  • high country
  • rain shadow
  • space
  • fireside
  • safety
  • stamping ground
  • scene
  • center
  • playground
  • region
  • city block
  • no man's land
  • staging area
  • winner's circle
  • corner
  • hearth
  • shrubbery
  • free port
  • tank farm
  • refuge
  • haunt
  • bed-ground
  • vacation spot
  • bedground
  • arena
  • hangout
  • eye
  • retreat
  • bed ground
  • section
  • resort area
  • neighborhood
  • no-go area
  • resort
  • area
  • anchorage
  • danger
  • repair
  • quadrant
  • heart
  • hunting ground

Antonyms

  • lose
  • indistinct
  • unclearness
  • unclear

Etymology

  • contree (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • contree (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] travel across or pass over.

Synonyms

  • cut across
  • drive
  • go through
  • jaywalk
  • tramp
  • walk
  • pass
  • cover
  • pass over
  • hop
  • course
  • get across
  • stride
  • traverse
  • get over
  • crisscross
  • cut through
  • track
  • bridge
  • take
  • go across

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • unnaturally
  • get worse
  • worsen

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] meet at a point.

Synonyms

  • run into
  • come across
  • intersect
  • see
  • run across
  • meet

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle
  • charge

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. cross

adjective. ['ˈkrɔs'] extending or lying across; in a crosswise direction; at right angles to the long axis.

Synonyms

  • crosswise
  • thwartwise
  • transversal

Antonyms

  • enjoy
  • suffer
  • idle
  • ride

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. cross

noun. ['ˈkrɔs'] a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece.

Synonyms

  • structure

Antonyms

  • recede
  • fail

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of.

Synonyms

  • foreclose
  • bilk
  • frustrate
  • short-circuit
  • prevent
  • disappoint
  • baffle
  • ruin
  • dash
  • preclude
  • let down
  • spoil
  • scotch
  • forbid
  • thwart
  • queer
  • foil

Antonyms

  • fuse
  • ionate
  • calcify
  • iodinate

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))
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