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1. insert

verb. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] put or introduce into something.

Synonyms

  • engraft
  • introduce
  • plug into
  • sandwich
  • cannulise
  • transplant
  • attach
  • cannulize
  • penetrate
  • input
  • infix
  • imbed
  • cannulate
  • instill
  • embed
  • instil
  • canulate
  • plant
  • plug in
  • connect
  • enter
  • intubate
  • implant

Antonyms

  • detach
  • unsettled
  • unready
  • disarranged

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Insert

  • extrovert
  • gumpert
  • humpert
  • introvert
  • lampert
  • miniskirt
  • nightshirt
  • outskirt
  • sweatshirt
  • undershirt

Sentences with insert


1. Verb, base form
Put the meat on the boiler pan and insert the pan into the oven.

2. Adjective
Place the two rectangles together, lining up the edges, and insert straight pins around the edges.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Your hip flexors are muscles that insert at the front of your spine and pelvis.

Quotes about insert


1. His shelf. Good. Noodle dust. Decaying brain collecting dust. Must insert it back in skull—what was I thinking?
- Jarod Kintz, This Book Has No Title

2. insert

verb. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] introduce.

Synonyms

  • catheterise
  • slip
  • foist
  • introduce
  • lay
  • cup
  • feed
  • set
  • inclose
  • pose
  • intersperse
  • inset
  • put
  • stick in
  • position
  • glass
  • place
  • catheterize
  • inject
  • inoculate
  • enclose
  • shoot
  • feed in
  • put in
  • plug

Antonyms

  • denitrify
  • deprive
  • pressurize
  • depressurise

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

3. insert

verb. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] fit snugly into.

Synonyms

  • inclose
  • enclose
  • tuck
  • close in

Antonyms

  • summerize
  • ascend
  • rise
  • moving

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

4. insert

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] an artifact that is inserted or is to be inserted.

Synonyms

  • dicky
  • artefact
  • dickey
  • inset
  • shirtfront
  • artifact

Antonyms

  • sit
  • sacred
  • professional
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

5. insert

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] (film) a still picture that is introduced and that interrupts the action of a film.

Synonyms

  • cut-in
  • gap
  • break
  • disruption

Antonyms

  • better
  • remember
  • roughness
  • stand still

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

6. insert

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] a folded section placed between the leaves of another publication.

Synonyms

  • subdivision

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • ebb

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

7. insert

noun. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] (broadcasting) a local announcement inserted into a network program.

Synonyms

  • cut-in
  • gap
  • break
  • disruption

Antonyms

  • end
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • stand

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)

8. insert

verb. ['ˌɪnˈsɝːt, ˈɪnˌsɝːt'] insert casually.

Synonyms

  • supply
  • spatchcock
  • add
  • stick in
  • sneak in
  • slip in

Antonyms

  • depressurize
  • desynchronize
  • blur
  • desynchronise

Etymology

  • insertus (Latin)
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