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1. map

noun. ['ˈmæp'] a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it).

Synonyms

  • choropleth map
  • relief map
  • plat
  • weather map
  • weather chart
  • road map
  • contour map
  • representation
  • chart

Antonyms

  • weakening
  • contraction
  • decrease
  • deflation

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Words that Rhyme with Map

  • entrap
  • unwrap
  • strap
  • scrap
  • recap
  • trappe
  • trapp
  • trap
  • stapp
  • snapp
  • snap
  • slap
  • schnapp
  • krapp
  • klapp
  • giap
  • frap
  • flap
  • crap
  • clapp
  • clap
  • zapp
  • zap
  • yapp
  • yap
  • wrap
  • tappe
  • tapp
  • tap
  • shapp

Example sentences of the word map


1. Noun, singular or mass
Grab the head, which is marked on your map as a blue star.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Companies map out the types of workers and skills needed to fill vacancies.

3.
Verb, base form
The cardboard will be used to
map** out where the shower fixtures will go.

Quotes containing the word map


1. When my dad founded our church, he used either a globe or a map of the world behind him. It was symbolic of what Christ said: to go forth and preach hope to the world. We believe in the cross, but we just continued with the globe.
- Joel Osteen

2. When I get lonely these days, I think: So BE lonely, Liz. Learn your way around loneliness. Make a map of it. Sit with it, for once in your life. Welcome to the human experience. But never again use another person's body or emotions as a scratching post for your own unfulfilled yearnings.
- Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love

3. Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires some of the same courage that a soldier needs. Peace has its victories, but it takes brave men and women to win them.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

2. map-reader

noun. a person who can read maps.

Antonyms

  • layman

3. map

verb. ['ˈmæp'] make a map of; show or establish the features of details of.

Synonyms

  • plat
  • plot
  • chart
  • represent

Antonyms

  • differ
  • prosecute
  • uncreativeness
  • hide

4. map

verb. ['ˈmæp'] explore or survey for the purpose of making a map.

Antonyms

  • literalize

5. map

noun. ['ˈmæp'] (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function).

Synonyms

  • expansion
  • mapping
  • metric function
  • mathematical function
  • Kronecker delta
  • inverse function
  • isometry
  • operator
  • threshold function
  • exponential function
  • multinomial
  • polynomial
  • metric
  • function
  • trigonometric function
  • circular function
  • exponential
  • single-valued function
  • mathematical relation

Antonyms

  • nondriver
  • unrhythmical
  • hardware
  • malfunction

6. map

verb. ['ˈmæp'] to establish a mapping (of mathematical elements or sets).

Synonyms

  • commute
  • represent
  • transpose

Antonyms

  • functional
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • inactivity

7. map

verb. ['ˈmæp'] depict as if on a map.

Synonyms

  • render
  • show
  • depict

Antonyms

  • live in
  • stay
  • kern
  • take

8. map

verb. ['ˈmæp'] locate within a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known DNA or gene sequences.

Synonyms

  • situate

9. map

verb. ['ˈmæp'] plan, delineate, or arrange in detail.

Synonyms

  • design
  • plan
  • project
  • map out

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • affirm
  • contraindicate
  • lose
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