Synonyms

1. Ile-de-France

noun. a region of north central France including Paris and the area around it.

Synonyms

  • France

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2. de-Stalinization

noun. social process of neutralizing the influence of Joseph Stalin by revising his policies and removing monuments dedicated to him and renaming places named in his honor.

Synonyms

  • destalinization
  • destalinisation
  • social process

3. de-iodination

noun. the removal of iodine atoms from organic compounds.

Synonyms

  • chemical process
  • chemical action

4. chevaux-de-frise

noun. defensive structure consisting of a movable obstacle composed of barbed wire or spikes attached to a wooden frame; used to obstruct cavalry.

Synonyms

  • defence
  • defensive structure
  • cheval-de-frise

Antonyms

  • question
  • offence
  • offense

5. de-iodinate

verb. remove iodine from.

Synonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • pack
  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle

6. de-iodinase

noun. an enzyme that removes the iodine radical.

7. de-escalate

verb. reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of.

Synonyms

  • decrease
  • lessen
  • weaken
  • minify

Antonyms

  • escalate
  • take office
  • inflate
  • accelerate

8. de-access

verb. dispose of by selling.

Synonyms

  • put away
  • dispose
  • cast aside
  • toss away
  • throw out
  • toss
  • toss out
  • cast out
  • chuck out
  • cast away
  • throw away
  • discard

Antonyms

  • free
  • indispose
  • disqualify
  • buy

9. de-ice

verb. make or become free of frost or ice.

Synonyms

  • defrost
  • dissolve
  • unthaw
  • thaw
  • unfreeze
  • melt
  • dethaw

Antonyms

  • integrate
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

10. DE

noun. a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies.

Synonyms

  • First State
  • United States of America
  • U.S.A.
  • Delaware
  • Diamond State
  • Mid-Atlantic states
  • US
  • Dover
  • America
  • the States
  • capital of Delaware
  • Wilmington
  • USA
  • Delaware River
  • U.S.
  • United States

Example sentences of the word joie-de-vivre


1. Noun Phrase
When in France, travelers love to do as the French do: eat well, drink well and experience the joie de vivre of being in such a beautiful country.

2. Noun Phrase
For decor, her space reflects both her joie de vivre and her detachment from the world around her.

3. Noun Phrase
Since boho style can be larger than life, your kitchen lighting should reflect the same joie de vivre.

4. Noun Phrase
If your previously jovial cat seems to have lost her natural "joie de vivre," she is indeed in mourning.

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