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1. search

noun. ['ˈsɝːtʃ'] the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone.

Synonyms

  • foraging
  • looking for
  • seeking
  • frisking
  • exploration
  • rummage
  • ransacking
  • activity
  • hunt
  • forage
  • frisk
  • looking
  • quest
  • scouring
  • manhunt
  • hunting

Antonyms

  • profane
  • right angle
  • reentrant angle
  • oblique angle

Etymology

  • serchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sercher (Anglo-Norman)

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Example sentences of the word search-engine


1. Noun Phrase
It has a large amount of storage and a search engine.

2. Noun Phrase
Search for number search services in a search engine.

3. Noun Phrase
Find a phone number for the sheriff’s office or the jail through an online search engine.

4. Noun Phrase
You can also enter the phone number into any Internet search engine, such as Yahoo or Google.

2. search

verb. ['ˈsɝːtʃ'] try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of.

Synonyms

  • pursue
  • divine
  • angle
  • gather
  • fumble
  • dredge
  • drag
  • leave no stone unturned
  • grub
  • seek
  • seek out
  • go after
  • feel
  • fish
  • quest for
  • surf
  • scour
  • want
  • quest after
  • look for
  • browse
  • hunt
  • finger
  • shop

Antonyms

  • inessential
  • have
  • fauna
  • boycott

Etymology

  • serchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sercher (Anglo-Norman)

3. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work.

Synonyms

  • motor
  • donkey engine
  • power train
  • heat engine
  • gear
  • aircraft engine
  • geartrain
  • reaction-propulsion engine
  • generator
  • reaction engine
  • train
  • automobile engine
  • auxiliary engine
  • camshaft

Antonyms

  • walk
  • big
  • large
  • unattractive

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. search

verb. ['ˈsɝːtʃ'] search or seek.

Synonyms

  • horn in
  • examine
  • nose
  • prospect
  • see
  • poke
  • cruise
  • hunt
  • intrude
  • look

Antonyms

  • source
  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis
  • dormant

Etymology

  • serchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sercher (Anglo-Norman)

5. search

noun. ['ˈsɝːtʃ'] an investigation seeking answers.

Synonyms

  • investigation

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • layman

Etymology

  • serchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sercher (Anglo-Norman)

6. search

verb. ['ˈsɝːtʃ'] inquire into.

Synonyms

  • research
  • prospect
  • beat about
  • google
  • explore
  • look into
  • cast around
  • mapquest
  • cast about
  • investigate

Antonyms

  • incognizance
  • lose
  • despair
  • presence

Etymology

  • serchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sercher (Anglo-Norman)

7. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] something used to achieve a purpose.

Synonyms

  • causal agency
  • cause

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. search

verb. ['ˈsɝːtʃ'] subject to a search.

Synonyms

  • ransack
  • examine
  • raid
  • rummage
  • see
  • strip-search
  • frisk
  • go
  • comb
  • rifle

Antonyms

  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation

Etymology

  • serchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sercher (Anglo-Norman)

9. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks.

Synonyms

  • fender
  • train
  • cowcatcher
  • self-propelled vehicle
  • buffer
  • traction engine
  • choo-choo
  • pilot
  • tank engine
  • locomotive
  • switch engine
  • pilot engine
  • locomotive engine
  • tank locomotive
  • iron horse
  • railway locomotive
  • diesel locomotive
  • footplate
  • electric locomotive
  • steam locomotive
  • donkey engine
  • dinkey
  • shunter
  • dinky

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. engine

noun. ['ˈɛndʒən, ˈɪndʒən'] an instrument or machine that is used in warfare, such as a battering ram, catapult, artillery piece, etc..

Synonyms

  • instrument
  • catapult
  • bricole
  • onager
  • trebucket
  • mangonel
  • battering ram
  • ballista
  • arbalist
  • arbalest

Antonyms

  • afferent
  • noncausative
  • rotor
  • stator

Etymology

  • engin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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