nimbus: Associated Words
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  • cruciferous
    • adjective of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Cruciferae

  • exhales
    • verb expel air
      expire; breathe out.
      • Exhale when you lift the weight
    • verb give out (breath or an odor)
      give forth; emanate.
      • The chimney exhales a thick smoke

  • cruciform
    • adjective satellite shaped like a cross

  • clouds
    • noun any collection of particles (e.g., smoke or dust) or gases that is visible
    • noun a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude

  • unstinted
    • adjective satellite very generous
      overgenerous; unstinting; lavish; munificent; too-generous; unsparing.
      • distributed gifts with a lavish hand
      • the critics were lavish in their praise
      • a munificent gift
      • his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent
      • prodigal praise
      • unsparing generosity
      • his unstinted devotion
      • called for unstinting aid to Britain

  • satellites
    • noun man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon
      orbiter; artificial satellite.
    • noun a person who follows or serves another

  • rayed
    • noun a column of light (as from a beacon)
      shaft; ray of light; irradiation; shaft of light; beam; beam of light; light beam.
    • noun a branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence

  • spacecraft
    • noun a craft capable of traveling in outer space; technically, a satellite around the sun
      ballistic capsule; space vehicle.

  • cumulus
    • noun a globular cloud
      cumulus cloud.
    • noun a collection of objects laid on top of each other
      agglomerate; pile; heap; mound; cumulation.

  • encircling
    • adjective satellite being all around the edges; enclosing
      • his encircling arms
      • the room's skirting board needs painting
    • verb form a circle around
      encircle; circle.
      • encircle the errors

  • onboard
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  • encircles
    • verb form a circle around
      • encircle the errors
    • verb bind with something round or circular

  • lambent
    • adjective satellite softly bright or radiant
      lucent; luminous; aglow.
      • a house aglow with lights
      • glowing embers
      • lambent tongues of flame
      • the lucent moon
      • a sky luminous with stars

  • cloud
    • noun any collection of particles (e.g., smoke or dust) or gases that is visible
    • noun a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude

  • rosy
    • adjective satellite reflecting optimism
      • a rosy future
      • looked at the world through rose-colored glasses
    • adjective satellite having the pinkish flush of health
      flushed; rose-cheeked; rosy-cheeked.

  • publishing
    • noun the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
    • verb put into print
      print; publish.
      • The newspaper published the news of the royal couple's divorce
      • These news should not be printed

  • glowing
    • noun the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
      radiance; glow.
    • verb emit a steady even light without flames
      • The fireflies were glowing and flying about in the garden

  • satellite
    • noun man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon
      orbiter; artificial satellite.
    • noun a person who follows or serves another

  • flaming
    • noun the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke
      fire; flame.
      • fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries
    • verb shine with a sudden light
      flare; flame.
      • The night sky flared with the massive bombardment

  • meteorological
    • adjective of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditions
      meteoric; meteorologic.
      • meteorological factors
      • meteorological chart
      • meteoric (or meteorological) phenomena

  • radiant
    • adjective satellite radiating or as if radiating light
      effulgent; beamy; beaming; refulgent.
      • the beaming sun
      • the effulgent daffodils
      • a radiant sunrise
      • a refulgent sunset

  • surrounds
    • noun the area in which something exists or lives
      environment; surroundings; environs.
      • the country--the flat agricultural surround
    • verb extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
      skirt; ring; border; environ.
      • The forest surrounds my property

  • silvery
    • adjective satellite resembling or reminiscent of silver
      • a soft silvern voice
      • singing in her silvery tones
    • adjective satellite having the white lustrous sheen of silver
      silvern; silver.
      • a land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap
      • repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen

  • floods
    • noun the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
      alluvion; deluge; inundation.
      • plains fertilized by annual inundations
    • noun an overwhelming number or amount
      torrent; deluge; inundation.
      • a flood of requests
      • a torrent of abuse

  • shimmering
    • noun a weak and tremulous light
      • the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers
      • the play of light on the water
    • verb shine with a weak or fitful light
      • Beech leaves shimmered in the moonlight

  • dam
    • noun a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea
      dike; dyke.
    • noun a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
      dekameter; decameter; dekametre; dkm; decametre.

  • radiate
    • verb send out rays or waves
      • The sun radiates heat
    • verb send out real or metaphoric rays
      • She radiates happiness

  • surrounding
    • adjective satellite closely encircling
      encompassing; circumferent.
      • encompassing mountain ranges
      • the surrounding countryside
    • verb extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
      skirt; ring; border; environ; surround.
      • The forest surrounds my property

  • hazy
    • adjective satellite filled or abounding with fog or mist
      foggy; brumous; misty.
      • a brumous October morning
    • adjective satellite indistinct or hazy in outline
      muzzy; blurred; fuzzy; foggy; bleary; blurry.
      • a landscape of blurred outlines
      • the trees were just blurry shapes

  • around
    • adverb in the area or vicinity
      • a few spectators standing about
      • hanging around
      • waited around for the next flight
    • adverb by a circular or circuitous route
      • He came all the way around the base
      • the road goes around the pond

  • golden
    • adjective satellite having the deep slightly brownish color of gold
      aureate; gilded; gilt; gold.
      • long aureate (or golden) hair
      • a gold carpet
    • adjective satellite marked by peace and prosperity
      halcyon; prosperous.
      • a golden era
      • the halcyon days of the clipper trade

  • ave
    An ave Maria.
    He repeated Aves and Credos. Macaulay.

  • falsifying
    • noun the act of determining that something is false
      refutal; falsification; disproof; refutation.
    • verb make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
      warp; falsify; distort; garble.

  • round
    • noun a charge of ammunition for a single shot
      one shot; unit of ammunition.
    • noun an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
      rhythm; cycle.
      • the never-ending cycle of the seasons

  • aboard
    • adverb on a ship, train, plane or other vehicle
      on board.
    • adverb on first or second or third base
      on base.
      • Their second homer with Bob Allison aboard

  • encircled
    • adjective satellite confined on all sides
      • a camp surrounded by enemies
      • the encircled pioneers
    • verb form a circle around
      encircle; circle.
      • encircle the errors

  • phosphorescent
    • adjective satellite emitting light without appreciable heat as by slow oxidation of phosphorous
      • the phosphorescent glow of decaying wood

  • records
    • noun anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
      • the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques
    • noun sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
      phonograph recording; platter; phonograph record; disc; disk.

  • fiery
    • adjective satellite characterized by intense emotion
      impassioned; perfervid; torrid; fervid; ardent; fervent.
      • ardent love
      • an ardent lover
      • a fervent desire to change society
      • a fervent admirer
      • fiery oratory
      • an impassioned appeal
      • a torrid love affair
    • adjective satellite like or suggestive of fire
      • a fiery desert wind
      • an igneous desert atmosphere

  • hovering
    • verb be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action
      vacillate; vibrate; oscillate.
      • He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement
    • verb move to and fro
      • The shy student lingered in the corner

  • faint
    • noun a spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain
      swoon; deliquium; syncope.
    • verb pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain
      swoon; pass out; conk.

  • surmounted
    • adjective having something on top
      • columns surmounted by statues
    • verb get on top of; deal with successfully
      get over; master; subdue; overcome; surmount.
      • He overcame his shyness

  • circular
    • noun an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
      handbill; flier; bill; broadside; flyer; broadsheet; throwaway.
      • he mailed the circular to all subscribers
    • adjective having a circular shape

  • weather
    • noun the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
      atmospheric condition; conditions; weather condition.
      • they were hoping for good weather
      • every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception
      • the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow
    • verb face and withstand with courage
      brave out; brave; endure.
      • She braved the elements

  • radiating
    • adjective satellite diverging from a common point
    • verb send out rays or waves
      • The sun radiates heat

  • iii
    • adjective satellite being one more than two
      3; three.
    • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
      deuce-ace; trio; triplet; tercet; tierce; troika; three; trey; 3; ternion; trine; ternary; triad; threesome; leash; trinity; terzetto.

  • behind
    • noun the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
      bum; seat; stern; keister; tail end; prat; bottom; rear end; buns; tail; tush; rump; fanny; ass; tooshie; hind end; posterior; hindquarters; butt; nates; rear; arse; buttocks; backside; derriere; can; fundament.
      • he deserves a good kick in the butt
      • are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?
    • adjective satellite having the lower score or lagging position in a contest
      • behind by two points
      • the 8th inning found the home team trailing

  • orbiting
    • noun the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another
      celestial orbit.
      • he plotted the orbit of the moon
    • noun a particular environment or walk of life
      arena; domain; sphere; area; field.
      • his social sphere is limited
      • it was a closed area of employment
      • he's out of my orbit

  • surrounded
    • adjective satellite confined on all sides
      • a camp surrounded by enemies
      • the encircled pioneers
    • verb extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
      skirt; ring; border; environ; surround.
      • The forest surrounds my property

  • luminous
    • adjective satellite softly bright or radiant
      lucent; lambent; aglow.
      • a house aglow with lights
      • glowing embers
      • lambent tongues of flame
      • the lucent moon
      • a sky luminous with stars

  • avenue
    • noun a line of approach
      • they explored every avenue they could think of
      • it promises to open new avenues to understanding
    • noun a wide street or thoroughfare

  • ghostly
    • adjective satellite resembling or characteristic of a phantom
      spectral; spiritual; ghostlike; phantasmal; apparitional.
      • a ghostly face at the window
      • a phantasmal presence in the room
      • spectral emanations
      • spiritual tappings at a seance

  • series
    • noun similar things placed in order or happening one after another
      • they were investigating a series of bank robberies
    • noun a serialized set of programs
      • a comedy series
      • the Masterworks concert series

  • triangular
    • adjective satellite having three angles; forming or shaped like a triangle
      • a triangular figure
      • a triangular pyrimid has a triangle for a base
    • adjective satellite having three sides
      trilateral; three-sided.
      • a trilateral figure

  • faded
    • adjective satellite having lost freshness or brilliance of color
      washy; washed-out; bleached.
      • sun-bleached deck chairs
      • faded jeans
      • a very pale washed-out blue
      • washy colors
    • verb become less clearly visible or distinguishable; disappear gradually or seemingly
      melt; fade.
      • The scene begins to fade
      • The tree trunks are melting into the forest at dusk

  • saintly
    • adjective satellite marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an angel or saint
      angelic; sainted; beatific; saintlike; angelical.
      • angelic beneficence
      • a beatific smile
      • a saintly concern for his fellow men
      • my sainted mother

  • film
    • noun a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
      flick; picture; picture show; pic; movie; motion picture; moving-picture show; motion-picture show; moving picture.
      • they went to a movie every Saturday night
      • the film was shot on location
    • noun a medium that disseminates moving pictures
      celluloid; cinema.
      • theater pieces transferred to celluloid
      • this story would be good cinema
      • film coverage of sporting events

  • oval
    • noun a closed plane curve resulting from the intersection of a circular cone and a plane cutting completely through it
      • the sums of the distances from the foci to any point on an ellipse is constant
    • adjective satellite rounded like an egg
      oval-shaped; prolate; ovate; ovoid; elliptic; elliptical; egg-shaped; oviform.

  • fastened
    • adjective firmly closed or secured
      • found the gate fastened
      • a fastened seatbelt
    • verb cause to be firmly attached
      fasten; fix; secure.
      • fasten the lock onto the door
      • she fixed her gaze on the man

  • shining
    • noun the work of making something smooth and shiny by rubbing or waxing it
      • the shining of shoes provided a meager living
      • every Sunday he gave his car a good polishing
    • verb be bright by reflecting or casting light
      reflect; shine.
      • Drive carefully--the wet road reflects

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