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1. public-service_corporation

noun. a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation.

Synonyms

  • phone company
  • gas service
  • phone service
  • water company
  • public utility
  • light company
  • bus company
  • service
  • utility
  • waterworks
  • electric company
  • power company
  • power service
  • bus service
  • telephone company
  • telco
  • telephone service
  • gas company

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • inactivity
  • impracticality
  • impracticability

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Rhymes with Public Assistance

  • self-subsistence
  • coexistence
  • subsistence
  • consistence
  • resistence
  • resistance
  • persistence
  • outdistance
  • insistence
  • existence
  • distance

2. public-relations_campaign

noun. an advertising campaign intended to improve public relations.

Synonyms

  • advertising campaign
  • ad blitz

3. public-spirited

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪkˈspɪrɪtəd'] showing unselfish interest in the public welfare.

Antonyms

  • egoistic

4. assistance

noun. ['əˈsɪstəns'] the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose.

Synonyms

  • succour
  • support
  • activity
  • thanks
  • accommodation
  • boost
  • assist
  • succor
  • service
  • refuge
  • lift
  • aid
  • ministration
  • facilitation
  • recourse
  • comfort
  • encouragement
  • self-help
  • resort
  • relief
  • helping hand
  • hand

Antonyms

  • disservice
  • nonworker
  • worsen
  • act

Etymology

  • assistance (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • assistentia (Latin)

5. assistance

noun. ['əˈsɪstəns'] a resource.

Synonyms

  • help
  • aid

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval

Etymology

  • assistance (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • assistentia (Latin)

6. public

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] not private; open to or concerning the people as a whole.

Synonyms

  • state-supported
  • in the public eye
  • open
  • exoteric
  • national
  • unexclusive
  • overt
  • semipublic

Antonyms

  • private
  • esoteric
  • unfree
  • classified

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

7. public

noun. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] people in general considered as a whole.

Synonyms

  • people
  • admass
  • world
  • populace

Antonyms

  • bar
  • seal
  • close
  • bolt

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

8. public

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] affecting the people or community as a whole.

Antonyms

  • restricted

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

9. public

noun. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] a body of people sharing some common interest.

Antonyms

  • cork

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

Sentences with public-assistance


1. Noun Phrase
All states use an EBT card to deposit food assistance money and other public assistance benefits, such as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.

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