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1. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] a position in a grammatical linguistic construction in which a variety of alternative units are interchangeable.

Synonyms

  • position

Antonyms

  • centrality
  • anteriority

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

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Rhymes with Slot

  • konsultat
  • montserrat
  • vancott
  • qiryat
  • marcott
  • kiryat
  • forgot
  • boitnott
  • squat
  • sprott
  • sadat
  • refaat
  • perrott
  • minot
  • massat
  • malott
  • lamott
  • labatt
  • demott
  • cannot
  • batat
  • ascott
  • trott
  • trot
  • swat
  • surat
  • stott
  • staat
  • spot
  • scott

Sentences with slot


1. Noun, singular or mass
There is a slot in the frame or cross member that the straps sit in.

Quotes about slot


1. They heard the click of the mail slot and flop of letters on the doormat. "Get the mail, Dudley,"said Uncle Vernon from behind his paper. "Make Harry get it.""Get the mail, Harry.""Make Dudley get it.""Poke him with your Smelting stick, Dudley.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

2. I let out a laugh that sounded more like the yip of a startled poodle. "Superp-powers? I wish. My powers aren't winning me a slot on the Cartoon Network anytime soon... except as a comic relief. Ghost Whisperer Junior. Or Ghost Screamer, more like it. Tune in, every week, as Chloe Saunders runs screaming from yet another ghost looking for her help."Okay, superpower might be pushing it.
- Kelley Armstrong, The Summoning

3. Of course anyone who truly loves books buys more of them than he or she can hope to read in one fleeting lifetime. A good book, resting unopened in its slot on a shelf, full of majestic potentiality, is the most comforting sort of intellectual wallpaper.
- David Quammen, The Boilerplate Rhino: Nature in the Eye of the Beholder

2. slot

verb. ['ˈslɑːt'] assign a time slot.

Antonyms

  • lower-class

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

3. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] a small slit (as for inserting a coin or depositing mail).

Synonyms

  • mail slot
  • slit

Antonyms

  • open interval
  • southernness
  • anterior

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

4. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] a slot machine that is used for gambling.

Synonyms

  • slot machine
  • one-armed bandit
  • fruit machine

Antonyms

  • inner
  • posteriority
  • outer
  • outwardness

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

5. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] the trail of an animal (especially a deer).

Antonyms

  • external

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

6. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] a position in a hierarchy or organization.

Synonyms

  • position

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

7. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] (computer) a socket in a microcomputer that will accept a plug-in circuit board.

Synonyms

  • expansion slot

Antonyms

  • inwardness
  • exterior

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)

8. slot

noun. ['ˈslɑːt'] a time assigned on a schedule or agenda.

Synonyms

  • time interval
  • time slot

Antonyms

  • upper-class
  • middle-class
  • low status

Etymology

  • esclot (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • slóð (Old Norse)
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