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1. log

noun. ['ˈlɔg'] a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches.

Synonyms

  • nurse log
  • wood

Antonyms

  • issue
  • validate
  • ascend

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Log

  • acog
  • zaugg
  • haug
  • fog
  • dog
  • cog
  • bog

How do you pronounce log?

Pronounce log as lɔg.

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Example sentences of the word log


1. Noun, singular or mass
It is important that you keep an accurate log of your miles.

3. Verb, base form
Follow the instructions in the router's manual to log in to the router's configuration application.

Quotes containing the word log


1. Take a nap in a fireplace and you'll sleep like a log.
- Ellen DeGeneres

2. You know how this is:if I lookat the crystal moon, at the red branchof the slow autumn at my window,if I touchnear the firethe impalpable ashor the wrinkled body of the log,everything carries me to you,as if everything that exists,aromas, light, metals,were little boatsthat sailtoward those isles of yours that wait for me.
- Pablo Neruda, The Captain's Verses

3. I once saw the world’s ugliest baby drown. But then I realized, “That’s not a baby, that’s a log. And it’s not drowning, it’s burning.” I wonder what it did to deserve that? It was probably a heretic.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. log-in

verb. enter a computer.

Synonyms

  • access
  • log on

3. log

verb. ['ˈlɔg'] enter into a log, as on ships and planes.

Synonyms

  • enter
  • put down

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • inflate
  • deflate

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)

4. log

verb. ['ˈlɔg'] cut lumber, as in woods and forests.

Synonyms

  • strike down
  • cut down
  • fell
  • drop

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • humane
  • divest
  • overspend

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)

5. log

noun. ['ˈlɔg'] a written record of messages sent or received.

Synonyms

  • written account

Antonyms

  • stupidity
  • inaptitude

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)

6. log

noun. ['ˈlɔg'] measuring instrument that consists of a float that trails from a ship by a knotted line in order to measure the ship's speed through the water.

Synonyms

  • patent log
  • screw log
  • measuring system
  • log line
  • taffrail log
  • measuring instrument
  • measuring device
  • ship

Antonyms

  • disembark
  • fire
  • powerful
  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)

7. log

noun. ['ˈlɔg'] the exponent required to produce a given number.

Synonyms

  • power
  • exponent
  • index
  • natural logarithm
  • logarithm
  • common logarithm

Antonyms

  • unable
  • incapacity
  • uncreativeness
  • nonpartisan

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)

8. log

noun. ['ˈlɔg'] a written record of events on a voyage (of a ship or plane).

Synonyms

  • written account

Antonyms

  • unpersuasiveness
  • powerless

Etymology

  • logge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • loge (French)
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