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1. full-of-the-moon

noun. the time when the Moon is fully illuminated.

Synonyms

  • full moon
  • month
  • full phase of the moon
  • full
  • harvest moon

Antonyms

  • emptiness
  • thin
  • fractional
  • meager

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Rhymes with Crux Of The Matter

  • chitterchatter
  • mcphatter
  • mcfatter
  • antimatter
  • vannatter
  • vannater
  • vanatter
  • splatter
  • spatter
  • smatter
  • slatter
  • schlatter
  • scatter
  • platter
  • flatter
  • clatter
  • blatter
  • vatter
  • tatter
  • tatar
  • shatter
  • satter
  • sater
  • patter
  • natter
  • mater
  • latter
  • hatter
  • fatter
  • chatter

Sentences with crux-of-the-matter


1. Noun Phrase
This, while abstract, is the crux of the matter.

2. out-of-the-way

adjective. out of the ordinary.

Antonyms

  • moderate

3. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] a vaguely specified concern.

Synonyms

  • concern
  • least
  • thing

Antonyms

  • diversified
  • hollow
  • hollowness
  • linear

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

4. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] some situation or event that is thought about.

Synonyms

  • content
  • subject
  • blind spot
  • res judicata
  • res adjudicata
  • area
  • mental object
  • issue
  • remit
  • topic

Antonyms

  • clear
  • frivolous
  • awkward
  • unchangeable

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

5. matter

verb. ['ˈmætɝ'] have weight; have import, carry weight.

Synonyms

  • be
  • count
  • press

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • nonpayment
  • withdraw

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

6. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] that which has mass and occupies space.

Synonyms

  • goop
  • solute
  • ooze
  • gunk
  • guck
  • goo
  • slime
  • residue
  • emanation
  • dark matter
  • antimatter
  • muck
  • system
  • gook
  • solid
  • ylem
  • fluid
  • substance
  • vegetable matter
  • sediment
  • sludge
  • physical entity
  • deposit

Antonyms

  • spoils system
  • merit system
  • soft
  • gaseous

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

7. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] (used with negation) having consequence.

Synonyms

  • import
  • consequence

Antonyms

  • liquid
  • unwholesome
  • heterogeneous

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

8. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] a problem.

Synonyms

  • trouble

Antonyms

  • unrespectable
  • bad

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

9. crux

noun. ['ˈkrʌks'] the most important point.

Synonyms

  • crux of the matter
  • alpha and omega

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end

Etymology

  • crux (Latin)

10. Crux

noun. a small conspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere in the Milky Way near Centaurus.

Synonyms

  • Crux Australis
  • Alpha Crucis
  • Milky Way System
  • Milky Way Galaxy
  • Southern Cross
  • Beta Crucis

Etymology

  • crux (Latin)
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