Circularity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Simple circularity.
<- N
PARAG:Circularity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ circularity
circularity
roundness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rotundity
rotundity
&c. 249
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ circle
circle
circlet
ring
areola
hoop
roundlet
annulus
annulet
bracelet
armlet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ringlet
ringlet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ eye
eye
loop
wheel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cycle
cycle
orb
orbit
rundle
zone
belt
cordon
band
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ contrate wheel
contrate wheel
crown wheel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ hub
hub
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nave
nave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sash
sash
girdle
cestus
cincture
baldric
fillet
fascia
wreath
garland
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ crown
crown
corona
coronet
chaplet
snood
necklace
collar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ noose
noose
lasso
lassoo
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ellipse
ellipse
oval
ovule
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ellipsoid
ellipsoid
cycloid
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ epicycloid
epicycloid
epicycle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ semicircle
semicircle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ quadrant
quadrant
sextant
sector
PARAG:Circularity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make round
make round
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ round
round
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ go round
go round
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ encircle
encircle
&c. 227
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ describe a circle
describe a circle
&c. 311
PARAG:Circularity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ round
round
rounded
circular
annular
orbicular
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ oval
oval
ovate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ elliptic
elliptic
elliptical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ egg-shaped
egg-shaped
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pear-shaped
pear-shaped
&c. 245
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cycloidal
cycloidal
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spherical
spherical
&c. 249

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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