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1. diamond

noun. ['ˈdaɪmənd'] a transparent piece of diamond that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem.

Synonyms

  • ice
  • gem
  • precious stone
  • sparkler

Antonyms

  • provident
  • retentive
  • mindful
  • unbreakable

Etymology

  • diamant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • diamas (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Diamond

  • dymond
  • dimond

Example sentences of the word diamond


1. Noun, singular or mass
Tie the diamond's front corner to one length of rope, the back corner to the other.

Quotes containing the word diamond


1. If there is no love in the world, we will make a new world, and we will give it walls, and we will furnish it with soft, red interiors, from the inside out, and give it a knocker that resonates like a diamond falling to a jeweller's felt so that we should never hear it. Love me, because love doesn't exist, and I have tried everything that does.
- Jonathan Safran Foer, Everything Is Illuminated

2. The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear.
- Daniel Defoe

3. In some parts of the world, students are going to school every day. It's their normal life. But in other part of the world, we are starving for education... it's like a precious gift. It's like a diamond.
- Malala Yousafzai

2. diamond

noun. ['ˈdaɪmənd'] very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem.

Synonyms

  • carbonado
  • transparent gem
  • carbon
  • adamant
  • black diamond
  • atomic number 6

Antonyms

  • unwrap
  • uncover
  • unbox
  • rural area

Etymology

  • diamant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • diamas (Latin)

3. diamond

noun. ['ˈdaɪmənd'] a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more red rhombuses on it.

Synonyms

  • playing card

Antonyms

  • long
  • sufficient

Etymology

  • diamant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • diamas (Latin)

4. diamond

noun. ['ˈdaɪmənd'] the baseball playing field.

Synonyms

  • box
  • field
  • baseball field
  • infield
  • park
  • ballpark
  • outfield
  • athletic field
  • ball field
  • foul line
  • playing field
  • playing area

Antonyms

  • outfield
  • noble
  • incidental
  • genuine

Etymology

  • diamant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • diamas (Latin)

5. diamond

noun. ['ˈdaɪmənd'] the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate.

Synonyms

  • base
  • baseball diamond
  • batter's box
  • piece of ground
  • short
  • baseball field
  • infield
  • mound
  • hill
  • tract
  • parcel of land
  • ball field
  • pitcher's mound
  • bag
  • parcel

Antonyms

  • legitimate
  • right
  • superior
  • tall

Etymology

  • diamant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • diamas (Latin)

6. diamond

noun. ['ˈdaɪmənd'] a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram.

Synonyms

  • parallelogram
  • rhomb

Antonyms

  • natural depression
  • inactivity
  • unpack

Etymology

  • diamant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • diamas (Latin)
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