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1. subject

noun. ['səbˈdʒɛkt, ˈsʌbdʒɪkt'] the subject matter of a conversation or discussion.

Synonyms

  • content
  • bone of contention
  • question
  • keynote
  • head
  • precedent
  • theme
  • subject matter
  • topic
  • substance

Antonyms

  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • literalize
  • spiritualize

Etymology

  • subget (English)
  • suget (English)

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  • schlatter
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  • satter
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  • natter
  • mater
  • latter
  • hatter
  • fatter
  • chatter

Example sentences of the word subject-matter


1. Noun Phrase
They need to bring themselves and their experiences to what they know of the subject matter.

2. Noun Phrase
The tools and methods of achieving such returns dictate the subject matter of each course.

3. Noun Phrase
Macroeconomics and microeconomics study similar or related subject matter, from two different angles.

4. Noun Phrase
The subject matter usually involves looking at a nation overall, using what economists call aggregate variables.

2. subject

noun. ['səbˈdʒɛkt, ˈsʌbdʒɪkt'] something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation.

Synonyms

  • content
  • depicted object
  • view
  • thing

Antonyms

  • inability
  • complex instruction set computing
  • reduced instruction set computing
  • complex instruction set computer

Etymology

  • subget (English)
  • suget (English)

3. subject

noun. ['səbˈdʒɛkt, ˈsʌbdʒɪkt'] a branch of knowledge.

Synonyms

  • technology
  • frontier
  • graphology
  • discipline
  • humanities
  • knowledge base
  • engineering
  • communication theory
  • humanistic discipline
  • numerology
  • occultism
  • major
  • ology
  • field
  • futuristics
  • theology
  • communications
  • arts
  • allometry
  • applied science
  • domain
  • subject area
  • futurology
  • military science
  • field of study
  • study
  • protology
  • liberal arts
  • divinity
  • escapology
  • science
  • genealogy
  • engineering science
  • subject field
  • scientific discipline
  • bailiwick
  • knowledge domain
  • theogony
  • architecture

Antonyms

  • break
  • gladden
  • enjoy
  • suffer

Etymology

  • subget (English)
  • suget (English)

4. subject

verb. ['səbˈdʒɛkt, ˈsʌbdʒɪkt'] cause to experience or suffer or make liable or vulnerable to.

Synonyms

  • bacterise
  • refract
  • bear on
  • impact
  • touch on
  • experience
  • incur
  • shipwreck
  • see
  • go through
  • affect
  • put
  • bacterize
  • bear upon
  • touch
  • expose

Antonyms

  • miss
  • disengage
  • discolor
  • abstain

Etymology

  • subget (English)
  • suget (English)

5. subject

noun. ['səbˈdʒɛkt, ˈsʌbdʒɪkt'] some situation or event that is thought about.

Synonyms

  • content
  • blind spot
  • res judicata
  • res adjudicata
  • area
  • matter
  • mental object
  • issue
  • remit
  • topic

Antonyms

  • RISC
  • CISC
  • stifle
  • discontinue

Etymology

  • subget (English)
  • suget (English)

6. subject

verb. ['səbˈdʒɛkt, ˈsʌbdʒɪkt'] make accountable for.

Antonyms

  • call option

Etymology

  • subget (English)
  • suget (English)

7. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] a vaguely specified concern.

Synonyms

  • concern
  • least
  • thing

Antonyms

  • diversified
  • hollow
  • hollowness
  • linear

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

8. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] some situation or event that is thought about.

Synonyms

  • content
  • subject
  • blind spot
  • res judicata
  • res adjudicata
  • area
  • mental object
  • issue
  • remit
  • topic

Antonyms

  • clear
  • frivolous
  • awkward
  • unchangeable

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

9. matter

verb. ['ˈmætɝ'] have weight; have import, carry weight.

Synonyms

  • be
  • count
  • press

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • nonpayment
  • withdraw

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)

10. matter

noun. ['ˈmætɝ'] that which has mass and occupies space.

Synonyms

  • goop
  • solute
  • ooze
  • gunk
  • guck
  • goo
  • slime
  • residue
  • emanation
  • dark matter
  • antimatter
  • muck
  • system
  • gook
  • solid
  • ylem
  • fluid
  • substance
  • vegetable matter
  • sediment
  • sludge
  • physical entity
  • deposit

Antonyms

  • spoils system
  • merit system
  • soft
  • gaseous

Etymology

  • mater (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • materie (Anglo-Norman)
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