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1. sentence

noun. ['ˈsɛntəns'] a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language.

Synonyms

  • word string
  • declaratory sentence
  • interrogative sentence
  • question
  • interrogation
  • run-on sentence
  • clause
  • compound sentence
  • simple sentence
  • topic sentence
  • complex sentence
  • grammatical constituent
  • declarative sentence
  • string of words
  • interrogative
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • declaratory
  • software
  • inessential
  • approval

Etymology

  • sentence (French)
  • sententia (Latin)

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  • repentance

2. sentence

noun. ['ˈsɛntəns'] (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed.

Synonyms

  • condemnation
  • rape conviction
  • final judgment
  • murder conviction
  • robbery conviction
  • final decision
  • conviction

Antonyms

  • answer
  • certainty
  • misconstruction
  • construction

Etymology

  • sentence (French)
  • sententia (Latin)

3. sentence

verb. ['ˈsɛntəns'] pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law.

Synonyms

  • condemn
  • doom
  • declare
  • reprobate
  • foredoom

Antonyms

  • deny
  • incorrupt
  • approbate
  • accept

Etymology

  • sentence (French)
  • sententia (Latin)

4. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time.

Synonyms

  • romp
  • hurry
  • scurry
  • trot
  • speed
  • scamper
  • zip
  • travel rapidly
  • hare
  • rush
  • jog
  • run bases
  • clip
  • skitter
  • streak
  • lope
  • scuttle
  • sprint

Antonyms

  • unextended
  • uncover
  • unprepared
  • exclude

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] flee; take to one's heels; cut and run.

Synonyms

  • scarper
  • skedaddle
  • take to the woods
  • head for the hills
  • run away
  • take flight
  • fly the coop
  • go away
  • hightail it
  • flee
  • bunk
  • escape
  • turn tail
  • scat
  • break away
  • go forth
  • fly
  • lam

Antonyms

  • invest
  • deposit
  • sheathe
  • obviate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • be
  • go far
  • extend
  • go
  • range
  • lead
  • come
  • ray
  • go deep

Antonyms

  • disadvantage
  • deficit
  • pull out
  • leave

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. run

noun. ['ˈrʌn'] a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely.

Synonyms

  • run batted in
  • score
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • rbi

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • high tide
  • low tide
  • flood tide

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] direct or control; projects, businesses, etc..

Synonyms

  • direct
  • operate
  • work
  • financier
  • warm up

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • survive
  • forbid
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] have a particular form.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • expand

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. on

adverb. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] with a forward motion.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)
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