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1. peripheral

adjective. ['pɝˈɪfɝəl, pɝˈɪfrəl'] on or near an edge or constituting an outer boundary; the outer area.

Synonyms

  • circumferential
  • off-base
  • fringy
  • skirting
  • encircling

Antonyms

  • software
  • maximal
  • maximum
  • wide

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Rhymes with Peripheral Device

  • overprice
  • misprice
  • reprice
  • precise
  • concise
  • suffice
  • splice
  • matteis
  • excise
  • entice
  • deweiss
  • devise
  • berneice
  • advice
  • twice
  • trice
  • thrice
  • stice
  • spice
  • slice
  • schweiss
  • pryce
  • price
  • preiss
  • kreiss
  • kleiss
  • grice
  • fleiss'
  • fleiss
  • bryce

Sentences with peripheral-device


1. Noun Phrase
USB flash drives, hard drives or other peripheral devices may interfere with your computer's booting.

2. Noun Phrase
Your computer should be plugged into a wall outlet to charge peripheral devices such as your Kindle.

3. Noun Phrase
Connect your peripheral device to the power outlet, and then to your television using an HDMI cable.

2. peripheral

adjective. ['pɝˈɪfɝəl, pɝˈɪfrəl'] related to the key issue but not of central importance.

Synonyms

  • incidental

Antonyms

  • profitable
  • antecedent

3. peripheral

noun. ['pɝˈɪfɝəl, pɝˈɪfrəl'] (computer science) electronic equipment connected by cable to the CPU of a computer.

Synonyms

  • output device
  • data processor
  • electronic equipment
  • computer
  • computing device
  • computer peripheral
  • input device
  • information processing system
  • computing machine
  • electronic computer
  • printer
  • data input device

Antonyms

  • median
  • middlemost
  • center
  • nuclear

4. device

noun. ['dɪˈvaɪs'] an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose.

Synonyms

  • muffler
  • restorative
  • drive
  • breathing device
  • warmer
  • bubbler
  • valve
  • horn
  • vaporiser
  • safety
  • jig
  • instrumentation
  • release
  • autopilot
  • spear thrower
  • override
  • reflector
  • drop press
  • dental appliance
  • widget
  • alarm
  • synchroflash
  • sensor
  • instrument
  • reinforcement
  • contraceptive device
  • drop forge
  • vaporizer
  • water cooler
  • trap
  • drop hammer
  • power takeoff
  • instrumentality
  • remote control
  • surface
  • constraint
  • automatic pilot
  • moistener
  • prompter
  • washboard
  • pair of tongs
  • ventilator
  • prod
  • breathing apparatus
  • goad
  • corer
  • contrivance
  • doorknocker
  • foil
  • explosive device
  • fumigator
  • strengthener
  • suction cup
  • contraceptive
  • dampener
  • signaling device
  • support
  • toy
  • guard
  • throwing board
  • interrupter
  • fender
  • storage device
  • paper feed
  • stemmer
  • mechanism
  • decoy
  • catapult
  • aspersorium
  • adapter
  • electrical device
  • lifting device
  • appliance
  • electronic device
  • depressor
  • teaser
  • lift
  • asphyxiator
  • sweatbox
  • lure
  • throwing stick
  • take-up
  • pull
  • charger
  • adaptor
  • preventive
  • heater
  • battery charger
  • peeler
  • clip-on
  • converter
  • ignitor
  • elastic device
  • sensing element
  • contraption
  • shredder
  • sounder
  • fan
  • bootjack
  • ignition interlock
  • comb
  • plectron
  • heat exchanger
  • stabilizer
  • exercise device
  • aerofoil
  • scratcher
  • birth control device
  • acoustic device
  • birdfeeder
  • corrective
  • aspergill
  • imprint
  • convenience
  • afterburner
  • feeder
  • noisemaker
  • crusher
  • pacifier
  • groover
  • keyboard
  • cryptograph
  • buffer
  • airfoil
  • detector
  • cutoff
  • igniter
  • knocker
  • safety device
  • extinguisher
  • router
  • control surface
  • damper
  • Kinetoscope
  • nest egg
  • applier
  • pick
  • energizer
  • comforter
  • breathalyser
  • billiard marker
  • breathing machine
  • tilter
  • straightener
  • lighter
  • stabiliser
  • bird feeder
  • conductor
  • key
  • teething ring
  • optical device
  • warning device
  • shooting stick
  • gizmo
  • shoehorn
  • snowshoe
  • diestock
  • interlock
  • preventative
  • plectrum
  • PTO
  • button
  • autocue
  • agglomerator
  • dart thrower
  • gismo
  • robot pilot
  • rapper
  • energiser
  • gas fixture
  • runner
  • restraint
  • tongs
  • stylus
  • light
  • remote
  • launcher
  • baby's dummy
  • indicator
  • filter
  • trigger
  • musical instrument
  • blower
  • convertor
  • holding device
  • machine
  • shoetree
  • fire extinguisher
  • applicator
  • alarm system
  • gadget
  • hydrofoil
  • deflector
  • flare
  • memory device
  • source of illumination
  • magnet
  • bait
  • prophylactic device
  • reset

Antonyms

  • insecurity
  • danger
  • natural object
  • clasp

Etymology

  • devis (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • divisus (Latin)

5. device

noun. ['dɪˈvaɪs'] any clever maneuver.

Synonyms

  • tactical maneuver
  • twist
  • maneuver
  • tactical manoeuvre
  • trick
  • fast one
  • gimmick
  • mnemonic

Antonyms

  • unhealthful
  • walk
  • stay in place
  • pull

Etymology

  • devis (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • divisus (Latin)

6. device

noun. ['dɪˈvaɪs'] something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect.

Synonyms

  • style
  • rhetorical device
  • expressive style

Antonyms

  • freeze
  • classify
  • inactivity
  • consciousness

Etymology

  • devis (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • divisus (Latin)

7. device

noun. ['dɪˈvaɪs'] an emblematic design (especially in heraldry).

Synonyms

  • emblem

Antonyms

  • hold
  • engage

Etymology

  • devis (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • divisus (Latin)

8. device

noun. ['dɪˈvaɪs'] any ornamental pattern or design (as in embroidery).

Synonyms

  • design
  • figure
  • seal
  • stamp

Antonyms

  • confine
  • spell
  • birth
  • block

Etymology

  • devis (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • divisus (Latin)
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