Synonyms

1. ward-heeler

noun. a politician who belongs to a small clique that controls a political party for private rather than public ends.

Synonyms

  • political hack
  • political leader
  • hack
  • pol
  • politico
  • politician

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Rhymes with Hospital Ward

  • unexplored
  • underscored
  • prerecord
  • untoward
  • mountford
  • montford
  • explored
  • restored
  • outscored
  • implored
  • deplored
  • axford
  • verwoerd
  • shavord
  • reward
  • revord
  • record
  • reboard
  • mccord
  • mainord
  • laborde
  • ignored
  • dubord
  • deborde
  • debord
  • beauford
  • alvord
  • abhorred
  • sward
  • stored

2. hospital

noun. ['ˈhɑːˌspɪtəl'] a health facility where patients receive treatment.

Synonyms

  • infirmary
  • military hospital
  • medical building
  • foundling hospital
  • hospital ward
  • institution
  • sanitarium
  • maternity hospital
  • mental institution
  • insane asylum
  • sanatorium
  • lazaret
  • mental home
  • mental hospital
  • burn center
  • hospital room
  • ward
  • psychiatric hospital
  • lazaretto
  • health facility
  • lazar house
  • asylum
  • creche
  • clinic
  • pesthouse
  • sanatarium
  • healthcare facility

Etymology

  • hospital (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • hospitalis (Latin)

3. hospital

noun. ['ˈhɑːˌspɪtəl'] a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care.

Synonyms

  • intensive care unit
  • medical institution
  • coronary care unit

Etymology

  • hospital (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • hospitalis (Latin)

4. ward

noun. ['ˈwɔrd'] a person who is under the protection or in the custody of another.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker

Etymology

  • weard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. ward

noun. ['ˈwɔrd'] a district into which a city or town is divided for the purpose of administration and elections.

Synonyms

  • administrative division
  • municipality
  • administrative district

Antonyms

  • electrolytic cell
  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder

Etymology

  • weard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. ward

noun. ['ˈwɔrd'] block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care.

Synonyms

  • block
  • hospital
  • detox
  • maternity ward
  • infirmary

Antonyms

  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability

Etymology

  • weard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. Ward

noun. English writer of novels who was an active opponent of the women's suffrage movement (1851-1920).

Synonyms

  • Mrs. Humphrey Ward

8. Ward

noun. United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913).

Synonyms

  • Aaron Montgomery Ward

9. Ward

noun. English economist and conservationist (1914-1981).

Synonyms

  • Barbara Ward

10. ward

verb. ['ˈwɔrd'] watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect.

Synonyms

  • shepherd
  • guard

Antonyms

  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
  • follower

Etymology

  • weard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with hospital-ward


1. Noun Phrase
Possible groups you could ask to observe are nurses in a hospital ward, a homeless population that regularly goes to the same soup kitchen or a classroom of students with disabilities.

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