Smoothness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Smoothness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ smoothness
smoothness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ polish
polish
gloss
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ lubricity
lubricity
lubrication
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ down
down
velvet
silk
satin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ velveteen
velveteen
velumen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ slide
slide
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bowling green
bowling green
&c.(level) 213
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ glass
glass
ice
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ asphalt
asphalt
wood pavement
flags
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ roller
roller
steam roller
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ sand paper
sand paper
emery paper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ flat iron
flat iron
sad iron
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ burnisher
burnisher
turpentine and beeswax
PARAG:Smoothness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ smooth
smooth
smoothen
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ plane
plane
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ file
file
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ mow
mow
shave
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ level
level
roll
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ macadamize
macadamize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ polish
polish
burnish
calender
glaze
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ iron
iron
hot-press
mangle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lubricate
lubricate
&c.(oil) 332
PARAG:Smoothness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ smooth
smooth
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ polished
polished
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ leiodermatous
leiodermatous
slick
velutinous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ even
even
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ level
level
&c. 213
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ plane
plane
&c.(flat) 251
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sleek
sleek
glossy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ silken
silken
silky
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lanate
lanate
downy
velvety
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ glabrous
glabrous
slippery
glassy
lubricous
oily
soft
unwrinkled
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ smooth as glass
smooth as glass
smooth as ice
smooth as monumental alabaster
smooth as velvet
smooth as oil
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ slippery as an eel
slippery as an eel
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ woolly
woolly
&c.(feathery) 256

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • smoothness — noun 1. a texture without roughness; smooth to the touch (Freq. 3) admiring the slim smoothness of her thighs some artists prefer the smoothness of a board • Ant: ↑roughness • Derivationally related forms: ↑smooth …   Useful english dictionary

  • smoothness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Evenness of surface Nouns 1. smoothness, polish, gloss, glaze, sheen; slickness, slipperiness; blandness; evenness. See texture, friction. 2. (evenness) level, velvet, silk, satin; glass, ice; flatness.… …   English dictionary for students

  • smoothness — smooth ► ADJECTIVE 1) having an even and regular surface; free from projections or indentations. 2) (of a liquid) having an even consistency; without lumps. 3) (of movement) without jerks. 4) without problems or difficulties. 5) charming in a… …   English terms dictionary

  • smoothness — noun see smooth I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • smoothness — See smoother. * * * …   Universalium

  • smoothness — noun The condition of being smooth. Ant: roughness …   Wiktionary

  • smoothness — smooth·ness || smuːðnɪs n. state or quality of being smooth; evenness; quality of being unobstructed; calmness; quality of being polished or suave …   English contemporary dictionary

  • smoothness — smooth·ness …   English syllables

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