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1. ventilation

noun. ['ˌvɛntɪˈleɪʃən'] the act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air.

Synonyms

  • improvement

Antonyms

  • discontinuance
  • assembly

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Words that Rhyme with Ventilation Shaft

  • redraft
  • staffed
  • kraft
  • krafft
  • graft
  • draught
  • draft
  • craft
  • taft
  • raft
  • laughed
  • daft
  • calfed

Example sentences of the word ventilation-shaft


1. Noun Phrase
Hang a left, a right and another left to exit the ventilation shaft behind your next stationary thug.

2. Noun Phrase
This ventilation shaft should of course be covered by a screen.

2. ventilation

noun. ['ˌvɛntɪˈleɪʃən'] a mechanical system in a building that provides fresh air.

Synonyms

  • mechanical system
  • ventilation system
  • ventilator
  • ventilation shaft

Antonyms

  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness

3. ventilation

noun. ['ˌvɛntɪˈleɪʃən'] free and open discussion of (or debate on) some question of public interest.

Synonyms

  • give-and-take
  • discussion
  • word

Antonyms

  • passive
  • active
  • laugh
  • exhale

4. ventilation

noun. ['ˌvɛntɪˈleɪʃən'] the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation.

Synonyms

  • hypopnea
  • activity
  • external respiration
  • snuffle
  • sniffle
  • bodily function
  • artificial respiration
  • heaving
  • hyperpnea
  • Cheyne-Stokes respiration
  • breathing in
  • bodily process
  • periodic breathing
  • smoking
  • snivel
  • second wind
  • wheeze
  • body process
  • intake
  • smoke
  • snore
  • stertor
  • respiration
  • hyperventilation
  • exhalation
  • abdominal breathing
  • breathing out
  • inhalation
  • expiration
  • breathing
  • inspiration
  • panting
  • aspiration
  • eupnea
  • snoring

Antonyms

  • hypopnea
  • discontinuation
  • activation
  • sink

5. shaft

noun. ['ˈʃæft'] an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect.

Synonyms

  • barb
  • dig
  • comment
  • jibe
  • cheap shot
  • remark
  • input
  • gibe
  • shot

Antonyms

  • defeat
  • open
  • differ
  • disagree

Etymology

  • sceaft (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. shaft

noun. ['ˈʃæft'] a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer.

Synonyms

  • line
  • pointer

Antonyms

  • ride
  • nonmember
  • walk

Etymology

  • sceaft (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. shaft

noun. ['ˈʃæft'] a long rod or pole (especially the handle of an implement or the body of a weapon like a spear or arrow).

Synonyms

  • rod
  • thill

Antonyms

  • chaste
  • fatty
  • well

Etymology

  • sceaft (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. shaft

noun. ['ˈʃæft'] the hollow spine of a feather.

Synonyms

  • quill
  • feather
  • plume
  • plumage
  • calamus

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull
  • dullness
  • light

Etymology

  • sceaft (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. shaft

noun. ['ˈʃæft'] a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon.

Synonyms

  • barb
  • trident
  • spearhead
  • spearpoint
  • weapon
  • spear
  • lance
  • assagai
  • spear-point
  • javelin
  • assegai
  • arm

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • close
  • disarm
  • lose

Etymology

  • sceaft (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. shaft

noun. ['ˈʃæft'] (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column.

Synonyms

  • vertical
  • column
  • pillar
  • scape

Antonyms

  • significant
  • intemperate
  • compact
  • indigestible

Etymology

  • sceaft (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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