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1. thrust

verb. ['ˈθrʌst'] push forcefully.

Synonyms

  • force
  • dig
  • ram down
  • drive
  • stab
  • shoulder
  • poke
  • pound
  • prod
  • boost
  • jab
  • punch
  • ram

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize
  • depressurise

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

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2. thrust

verb. ['ˈθrʌst'] press or force.

Synonyms

  • stuff
  • force
  • squeeze
  • shove

Antonyms

  • desynchronise
  • winterize
  • summerize
  • ascend

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

3. thrust

verb. ['ˈθrʌst'] make a thrusting forward movement.

Synonyms

  • dart
  • lunge
  • riposte
  • hurl
  • move

Antonyms

  • pressurise
  • depressurize
  • desynchronize
  • blur

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

4. thrust

verb. ['ˈθrʌst'] impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably.

Synonyms

  • oblige
  • sting
  • stick
  • obligate
  • compel

Antonyms

  • destabilise
  • detach
  • unfasten
  • fall

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

5. thrust

noun. ['ˈθrʌst'] the force used in pushing.

Synonyms

  • force

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • fail

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

6. thrust

noun. ['ˈθrʌst'] a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument.

Synonyms

  • stab
  • lunge
  • remise
  • knife thrust
  • straight thrust
  • blow

Antonyms

  • repel
  • abduct
  • refrain
  • decompress

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

7. thrust

verb. ['ˈθrʌst'] penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument.

Synonyms

  • peg
  • spike
  • gore
  • stick
  • center punch
  • impale
  • penetrate
  • tusk
  • lance
  • horn
  • perforate
  • empale
  • transfix

Antonyms

  • travel
  • move
  • exit
  • recede

Etymology

  • þrysta (Old Norse)

8. knife

noun. ['ˈnaɪf'] edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle.

Synonyms

  • point
  • letter opener
  • pocketknife
  • drawknife
  • parang
  • linoleum cutter
  • butcher knife
  • table knife
  • cleaver
  • drawshave
  • paper knife
  • surgical knife
  • linoleum knife
  • Bowie knife
  • paring knife
  • parer
  • bolo knife
  • pruning knife
  • knife blade
  • chopper
  • blade
  • edge tool
  • case knife
  • bread knife
  • barong
  • pocket knife
  • meat cleaver
  • slicer
  • paperknife
  • carving knife
  • bolo
  • haft
  • hunting knife
  • helve

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. knife

noun. ['ˈnaɪf'] a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point.

Synonyms

  • matchet
  • trench knife
  • khukuri
  • point
  • tip
  • peak
  • yataghan
  • panga
  • weapon
  • sticker
  • bayonet
  • machete
  • dagger
  • arm
  • shiv

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • straighten

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. knife

noun. ['ˈnaɪf'] any long thin projection that is transient.

Synonyms

  • tongue

Antonyms

  • ride
  • bottom out

Etymology

  • knif (Middle English (1100-1500))
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