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1. water

noun. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent.

Synonyms

  • body of water
  • binary compound
  • hydrogen
  • perspiration
  • limewater
  • sudor
  • ice
  • teardrop
  • bilge water
  • dishwater
  • atomic number 8
  • distilled water
  • meltwater
  • ground water
  • seawater
  • water ice
  • tear
  • well water
  • liquid
  • saltwater
  • water of crystallisation
  • snowflake
  • fresh water
  • snow mist
  • diamond dust
  • atomic number 1
  • water of crystallization
  • ice crystal
  • flake
  • bilge
  • freshwater
  • frost snow
  • bath water
  • ice needle
  • H2O
  • sweat
  • H
  • frost mist
  • soft water
  • holy water
  • spring water
  • slush
  • oxygen
  • hard water
  • water of hydration
  • O
  • poudrin
  • tap water

Antonyms

  • fresh water
  • hard water
  • saltwater
  • unmusical

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. water

noun. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean).

Synonyms

  • pool
  • sea
  • ford
  • estuary
  • thing
  • inlet
  • flowage
  • shoal
  • international waters
  • high sea
  • lake
  • crossing
  • watercourse
  • briny
  • falls
  • polynya
  • waterway
  • shallow
  • bay
  • gulf
  • offing
  • main
  • sound
  • Earth's surface
  • stream
  • drink
  • channel
  • mid-water
  • surface
  • seven seas
  • hydrosphere
  • H2O
  • backwater
  • embayment
  • puddle
  • waterfall
  • territorial waters
  • ocean
  • recess

Antonyms

  • international waters
  • high sea
  • tearless
  • nondisposable

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] having or caused by an irregular surface.

Synonyms

  • lined
  • rugose
  • slubbed
  • wartlike
  • nubby
  • homespun
  • imbricate
  • nubbly
  • stony
  • sandpapery
  • leprose
  • scurfy
  • pocked
  • bouldered
  • uneven
  • costate
  • corded
  • coarse
  • scratchy
  • unironed
  • roughish
  • ribbed
  • cracked
  • pebbly
  • saw-like
  • wrinkled
  • twilled
  • squamulose
  • harsh
  • warty
  • barky
  • cragged
  • rugged
  • unpolished
  • irregular
  • abrasive
  • rockbound
  • rocky
  • verrucose
  • scabrous
  • mountainous
  • shingly
  • seamed
  • bouldery
  • chapped
  • craggy
  • nonslippery
  • coarse-textured
  • bumpy
  • crushed
  • imbricated
  • unsmooth
  • hilly
  • bullate
  • potholed
  • lepidote
  • shagged
  • alligatored
  • rough-textured
  • scabby
  • scaly
  • shaggy
  • tweedy
  • pockmarked
  • broken
  • gravelly
  • textured
  • roughened

Antonyms

  • regular
  • even
  • fine
  • ironed
  • smooth
  • slippery

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. water

verb. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams.

Synonyms

  • flush
  • hose down
  • wet
  • irrigate
  • hush

Antonyms

  • unimportant
  • dependent
  • mild
  • consonant

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] (of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse.

Antonyms

  • delicate

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. water

noun. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] a facility that provides a source of water.

Synonyms

  • water system
  • infrastructure
  • reservoir
  • facility
  • man-made lake
  • water supply
  • water main
  • artificial lake
  • installation

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • linger
  • laugh
  • gaseous

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. water

verb. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] secrete or form water, as tears or saliva.

Synonyms

  • release

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • past

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. water

noun. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles).

Antonyms

  • inessential

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. water

verb. ['ˈwɔtɝ'] provide with water.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • injured
  • damaged
  • unwholesome
  • broken

Etymology

  • water (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wæter (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] not quite exact or correct.

Synonyms

  • inexact
  • approximate

Antonyms

  • superior
  • good-natured
  • sane

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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