Convexity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Convexity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ convexity
convexity
prominence
projection
swelling
gibbosity
bilge
bulge
protuberance
protrusion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ camber
camber
cahot
=>(N. Am.)
thank-ye-ma'am
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ swell
swell
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ intumescence
intumescence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ tumour
tumour
tumor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ tubercle
tubercle
tuberosity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ excrescence
excrescence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ hump
hump
hunch
bunch
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ tooth
tooth
knob
elbow
process
apophysis
condyle
bulb
node
nodule
nodosity
tongue
dorsum
boss
embossment
bump
clump
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sugar loaf
sugar loaf
&c.(sharpness) 253
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bow
bow
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ mamelon
mamelon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hub
hub
hubble
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ molar
molar
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ pimple
pimple
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ wen
wen
wheel
papula
pustule
pock
proud flesh
growth
sarcoma
caruncle
corn
wart
furuncle
polypus
fungus
fungosity
exostosis
bleb
blister
blain
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ boil
boil
&c.(disease) 655
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ airbubble
airbubble
blob
papule
verruca
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ papilla
papilla
nipple
teat
pap
breast
dug
mammilla
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ proboscis
proboscis
nose
neb
beak
snout
nozzle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ belly
belly
corporation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ withers
withers
back
shoulder
lip
flange
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ peg
peg
button
stud
ridge
rib
jutty
trunnion
snag
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ cupola
cupola
dome
arch
balcony
eaves
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ pilaster
pilaster
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ relief
relief
relievo
cameo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bassorilievo
bassorilievo
mezzorilievo
altorilievo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ low relief
low relief
bas relief
high relief
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ hill
hill
&c.(height) 206
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ cape
cape
promontory
mull
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ forehead
forehead
foreland
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ point of land
point of land
mole
jetty
hummock
ledge
spur
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ naze
naze
ness
PARAG:Convexity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be prominent
be prominent
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ project
project
bulge
protrude
pout
bouge|
bunch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ jut out
jut out
stand out
stick out
poke out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stick up
stick up
bristle up
start up
cock up
shoot up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ swell over
swell over
hang over
bend over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ beetle
beetle
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render prominent
render prominent
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ raise
raise
???>307
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ emboss
emboss
chase
PARAG:Convexity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ convex
convex
prominent
protuberant
projecting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bossed
bossed
bossy
nodular
bunchy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ clavate
clavate
clavated
claviform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ hummocky
hummocky
moutonne
mammiliform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ papulous
papulous
papilose
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ hemispheric
hemispheric
bulbous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bowed
bowed
arched
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bold
bold
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bellied
bellied
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tuberous
tuberous
tuberculous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tumous
tumous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cornute
cornute
odontoid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lentiform
lentiform
lenticular
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ gibbous
gibbous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ club shaped
club shaped
hubby
=>(U.S.)
hubbly
=>(U.S.)
knobby
papillose
saddle-shaped
selliform
subclavate
torose
ventricose
verrucose
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ salient
salient
in relief
raised
repousse
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ bloated
bloated
&c.(expanded) 194

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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