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1. main

adjective. ['ˈmeɪn'] most important element.

Synonyms

  • important
  • primary
  • of import
  • master
  • principal

Antonyms

  • noble
  • incidental
  • genuine
  • legitimate

Etymology

  • main (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. deck

noun. ['ˈdɛk'] any of various platforms built into a vessel.

Synonyms

  • promenade deck
  • orlop
  • quarterdeck
  • flight deck
  • fourth deck
  • hurricane roof
  • ship
  • orlop deck
  • second deck
  • landing deck
  • main deck
  • hurricane deck
  • awning deck
  • lower deck
  • lido deck
  • afterdeck
  • platform
  • gun deck
  • upper deck
  • foredeck

Antonyms

  • disembark
  • fire
  • disarrange
  • dishonor

Etymology

  • dekke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deck (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • dekken (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

3. deck

noun. ['ˈdɛk'] street name for a packet of illegal drugs.

Synonyms

  • dime
  • packet

Antonyms

  • unseemliness
  • impropriety
  • ill nature

Etymology

  • dekke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deck (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • dekken (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

4. deck

noun. ['ˈdɛk'] a pack of 52 playing cards.

Synonyms

  • suit
  • playing card
  • queen
  • pack of cards
  • pack

Antonyms

  • uglify
  • understate
  • underdress
  • dress down

Etymology

  • dekke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deck (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • dekken (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

5. main

noun. ['ˈmeɪn'] a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage.

Synonyms

  • pipe
  • infrastructure
  • sewer main
  • sewer line
  • gas main
  • water main
  • pipage
  • electric main
  • piping

Antonyms

  • past
  • fresh
  • soft water
  • fresh water

Etymology

  • main (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. deck

verb. ['ˈdɛk'] knock down with force.

Synonyms

  • knock down
  • coldcock
  • dump
  • floor

Antonyms

  • dirty
  • suffer
  • converge
  • be well

Etymology

  • dekke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deck (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • dekken (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

7. main

adjective. ['ˈmeɪn'] of force; of the greatest possible intensity.

Antonyms

  • right

Etymology

  • main (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. deck

noun. ['ˈdɛk'] a porch that resembles the deck on a ship.

Synonyms

  • porch

Antonyms

  • awkwardness
  • natural object

Etymology

  • dekke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deck (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))
  • dekken (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

9. main

adjective. ['ˈmeɪn'] (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence.

Antonyms

  • outfield

Etymology

  • main (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. main

noun. ['ˈmeɪn'] any very large body of (salt) water.

Synonyms

  • international waters
  • high sea
  • hydrosphere
  • offing
  • briny
  • territorial waters
  • water

Antonyms

  • international waters
  • high sea
  • hard water
  • saltwater

Etymology

  • main (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • mægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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