logo

telescopic : Related Words Words similar in meaning to telescopic

optical_telescope

  • noun an astronomical telescope designed to collect and record light from cosmic sources

More 'optical_telescope' Meaning


longsightedness

  • noun abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
    hypermetropia; hypermetropy; farsightedness; hyperopia.

More 'longsightedness' Meaning


astronomical

  • adjective relating or belonging to the science of astronomy
    astronomic.
    • astronomic telescope
  • adjective satellite inconceivably large
    galactic; astronomic.

More 'astronomical' Meaning


perceptive

  • adjective of or relating to perception
    • perceptive faculties
  • adjective having the ability to perceive or understand; keen in discernment
    • a perceptive eye
    • a perceptive observation

More 'perceptive' Meaning


distant

  • adjective separated in space or coming from or going to a distance
    • distant villages
    • the sound of distant traffic
    • a distant sound
    • a distant telephone call
  • adjective far apart in relevance or relationship or kinship
    remote.
    • a distant cousin
    • a remote relative
    • a distant likeness
    • considerations entirely removed (or remote) from politics

More 'distant' Meaning


aspect

  • noun a distinct feature or element in a problem
    facet.
    • he studied every facet of the question
  • noun a characteristic to be considered

More 'aspect' Meaning


subtle

  • adjective satellite difficult to detect or grasp by the mind or analyze
    elusive.
    • his whole attitude had undergone a subtle change
    • a subtle difference
    • that elusive thing the soul
  • adjective satellite able to make fine distinctions
    • a subtle mind

More 'subtle' Meaning


macroscopic

  • adjective satellite visible to the naked eye; using the naked eye
    macroscopical.
  • adjective satellite large enough to be visible with the naked eye
    macroscopical.

More 'macroscopic' Meaning


panopticon

  • noun an area where everything is visible
  • noun a circular prison with cells distributed around a central surveillance station; proposed by Jeremy Bentham in 1791

More 'panopticon' Meaning


raw

  • noun informal terms for nakedness
    birthday suit; altogether.
    • in the raw
    • in the altogether
    • in his birthday suit
  • adjective satellite (used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes
    natural; rude.
    • natural yogurt
    • natural produce
    • raw wool
    • raw sugar
    • bales of rude cotton

More 'raw' Meaning


foldable

  • adjective satellite capable of being folded up and stored
    foldaway; folding.
    • a foldaway bed

More 'foldable' Meaning


observant

  • adjective satellite paying close attention especially to details
  • adjective satellite quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception
    observing.

More 'observant' Meaning


circumpolar

  • adjective satellite (of a celestial body) continually visible above the horizon during the entire 360 degrees of daily travel
    • a circumpolar star
  • adjective satellite located or found throughout a polar region

More 'circumpolar' Meaning


telehandler

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

instrument

  • noun a device that requires skill for proper use
  • noun the means whereby some act is accomplished
    tool.
    • my greed was the instrument of my destruction
    • science has given us new tools to fight disease

More 'instrument' Meaning


microscopic

  • adjective of or relating to or used in microscopy
    microscopical.
    • microscopic analysis
    • microscopical examination
  • adjective satellite visible under a microscope; using a microscope
    microscopical.

More 'microscopic' Meaning


crying

  • noun the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)
    tears; weeping.
    • I hate to hear the crying of a child
    • she was in tears
  • noun a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
    cry; shout; call; outcry; vociferation; yell.
    • the speaker was interrupted by loud cries from the rear of the audience

More 'crying' Meaning


take_in

  • verb provide with shelter
  • verb fool or hoax
    fool; put on; gull; dupe; befool; put one over; cod; put one across; slang.
    • The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone
    • You can't fool me!

More 'take_in' Meaning


in_sight

  • adjective satellite at or within a reasonable distance for seeing
    • not a policeman in sight
    • kept the monkey in view

More 'in_sight' Meaning


refract

  • verb subject to refraction
    • refract a light beam
  • verb determine the refracting power of (a lens)

More 'refract' Meaning


radio_reflector

  • noun astronomical telescope that picks up electromagnetic radiations in the radio-frequency range from extraterrestrial sources
    radio telescope.

More 'radio_reflector' Meaning


meteorologic

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

More 'meteorologic' Meaning


real

  • noun any rational or irrational number
    real number.
  • noun the basic unit of money in Brazil; equal to 100 centavos

More 'real' Meaning


sonic

  • adjective (of speed) having or caused by speed approximately equal to that of sound in air at sea level
    transonic.
    • a sonic boom
  • adjective satellite relating to audible sound
    • a sonic wave

More 'sonic' Meaning


spectacular

  • noun a lavishly produced performance
    • they put on a Christmas spectacular
  • adjective satellite sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
    dramatic; striking.
    • a dramatic sunset
    • a dramatic pause
    • a spectacular display of northern lights
    • it was a spectacular play
    • his striking good looks always created a sensation

More 'spectacular' Meaning


dim

  • verb switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
    dip.
  • verb become dim or lusterless
    • the lights dimmed and the curtain rose

More 'dim' Meaning


visibleness

  • noun quality or fact or degree of being visible; perceptible by the eye or obvious to the eye
    visibility.
    • low visibility caused by fog

More 'visibleness' Meaning


big

  • adjective above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    large.
    • a large city
    • set out for the big city
    • a large sum
    • a big (or large) barn
    • a large family
    • big businesses
    • a big expenditure
    • a large number of newspapers
    • a big group of scientists
    • large areas of the world
  • adjective satellite significant
    • graduation was a big day in his life

More 'big' Meaning


witness

  • noun someone who sees an event and reports what happened
    witnesser; informant.
  • noun a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)
    viewer; looker; spectator; watcher.
    • the spectators applauded the performance
    • television viewers
    • sky watchers discovered a new star

More 'witness' Meaning


watch

  • noun a small portable timepiece
    ticker.
  • noun a period of time (4 or 2 hours) during which some of a ship's crew are on duty

More 'watch' Meaning


macroscopical

  • adjective satellite visible to the naked eye; using the naked eye
    macroscopic.
  • adjective satellite large enough to be visible with the naked eye
    macroscopic.

More 'macroscopical' Meaning


scene

  • noun the place where some action occurs
    • the police returned to the scene of the crime
  • noun an incident (real or imaginary)
    • their parting was a sad scene

More 'scene' Meaning


ophthalmology

  • noun the branch of medicine concerned with the eye and its diseases

More 'ophthalmology' Meaning


rank

  • noun a row or line of people (especially soldiers or police) standing abreast of one another
    • the entrance was guarded by ranks of policemen
  • noun relative status
    • his salary was determined by his rank and seniority

More 'rank' Meaning


part

  • noun something determined in relation to something that includes it
    component part; portion; component; constituent.
    • he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself
    • I read a portion of the manuscript
    • the smaller component is hard to reach
    • the animal constituent of plankton
  • noun something less than the whole of a human artifact
    portion.
    • the rear part of the house
    • glue the two parts together

More 'part' Meaning


barefaced

  • adjective satellite with no effort to conceal
    bald.
    • a barefaced lie
  • adjective satellite unrestrained by convention or propriety
    brassy; insolent; bodacious; audacious; brazen; bald-faced; brazen-faced.
    • an audacious trick to pull
    • a barefaced hypocrite
    • the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times
    • bald-faced lies
    • brazen arrogance
    • the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress"- Bertrand Russell

More 'barefaced' Meaning


showroom

  • noun an area where merchandise (such as cars) can be displayed
    salesroom; saleroom.
    • in Britain a showroom is called a salesroom

More 'showroom' Meaning


prominent

  • adjective satellite having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
    striking; salient; spectacular; outstanding.
    • an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom
    • a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book
    • salient traits
    • a spectacular rise in prices
    • a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center
    • a striking resemblance between parent and child
  • adjective satellite conspicuous in position or importance
    large; big.
    • a big figure in the movement
    • big man on campus
    • he's very large in financial circles
    • a prominent citizen

More 'prominent' Meaning


acute

  • noun a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
    ague; acute accent.
  • adjective having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course
    • acute appendicitis
    • the acute phase of the illness
    • acute patients

More 'acute' Meaning


visible

  • adjective capable of being seen; or open to easy view
    seeable.
    • a visible object
    • visible stars
    • mountains visible in the distance
    • a visible change of expression
    • visible files
  • adjective satellite obvious to the eye
    • a visible change of expression

More 'visible' Meaning


scenic

  • adjective satellite used of locations; having beautiful natural scenery
    • scenic drives
  • adjective of or relating to the stage or stage scenery
    • scenic design

More 'scenic' Meaning


shadowy

  • adjective satellite filled with shade
    umbrageous; shady; shadowed.
    • the shady side of the street
    • the surface of the pond is dark and shadowed
    • we sat on rocks in a shadowy cove
    • cool umbrageous woodlands
  • adjective satellite lacking clarity or distinctness
    dim; faint; vague; wispy.
    • a dim figure in the distance
    • only a faint recollection
    • shadowy figures in the gloom
    • saw a vague outline of a building through the fog
    • a few wispy memories of childhood

More 'shadowy' Meaning


manifest

  • noun a customs document listing the contents put on a ship or plane
  • verb provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes
    attest; certify; demonstrate; evidence.
    • His high fever attested to his illness
    • The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication
    • This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness

More 'manifest' Meaning


large

  • noun a garment size for a large person
  • adjective above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    big.
    • a large city
    • set out for the big city
    • a large sum
    • a big (or large) barn
    • a large family
    • big businesses
    • a big expenditure
    • a large number of newspapers
    • a big group of scientists
    • large areas of the world

More 'large' Meaning


slide

  • noun a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
    microscope slide.
  • noun (geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.

More 'slide' Meaning


reflecting_telescope

  • noun optical telescope consisting of a large concave mirror that produces an image that is magnified by the eyepiece
    reflector.
    • Isaac Newton invented the reflecting telescope in 1668

More 'reflecting_telescope' Meaning


quick

  • noun any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)
  • adjective satellite accomplished rapidly and without delay
    speedy.
    • was quick to make friends
    • his quick reaction prevented an accident
    • hoped for a speedy resolution of the problem
    • a speedy recovery
    • he has a right to a speedy trial

More 'quick' Meaning


radio

  • noun medium for communication
    wireless; radiocommunication.
  • noun an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
    receiving set; wireless; radio receiver; tuner; radio set.

More 'radio' Meaning


obscure

  • verb make less visible or unclear
    befog; haze over; fog; becloud; mist; obnubilate; cloud.
    • The stars are obscured by the clouds
    • the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley
  • verb make unclear, indistinct, or blurred
    confuse; obnubilate; blur.
    • Her remarks confused the debate
    • Their words obnubilate their intentions

More 'obscure' Meaning


audible

  • noun a football play is changed orally after both teams have assumed their positions at the line of scrimmage
  • adjective heard or perceptible by the ear
    hearable.
    • he spoke in an audible whisper

More 'audible' Meaning


vision

  • noun a vivid mental image
    • he had a vision of his own death
  • noun the ability to see; the visual faculty
    visual modality; visual sense; sight.

More 'vision' Meaning


view

  • noun a way of regarding situations or topics etc.
    position; perspective.
    • consider what follows from the positivist view
  • noun the visual percept of a region
    prospect; vista; panorama; scene; aspect.
    • the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views

More 'view' Meaning


presbyopic

  • adjective able to see distant objects clearly
    farsighted.

More 'presbyopic' Meaning


concertina

  • noun coiled barbed wire used as an obstacle
  • noun free-reed instrument played like an accordion by pushing its ends together to force air through the reeds

More 'concertina' Meaning


collapsible

  • adjective capable of collapsing or being collapsed
    collapsable.
    • a collapsible boat

More 'collapsible' Meaning


telescope

  • noun a magnifier of images of distant objects
    scope.
  • verb crush together or collapse
    • In the accident, the cars telescoped
    • my hiking sticks telescope and can be put into the backpack

More 'telescope' Meaning


naked

  • adjective satellite completely unclothed
    au naturel; bare; nude.
    • bare bodies
    • naked from the waist up
    • a nude model
  • adjective satellite having no protecting or concealing cover
    defenseless.
    • naked to mine enemies"- Shakespeare

More 'naked' Meaning


flagrant

  • adjective satellite conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible
    gross; egregious; rank; crying; glaring.
    • a crying shame
    • an egregious lie
    • flagrant violation of human rights
    • a glaring error
    • gross ineptitude
    • gross injustice
    • rank treachery

More 'flagrant' Meaning


sign

  • noun a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
    mark.
    • he showed signs of strain
    • they welcomed the signs of spring
  • noun a public display of a message
    • he posted signs in all the shop windows

More 'sign' Meaning


interferometer

  • noun any measuring instrument that uses interference patterns to make accurate measurements of waves

More 'interferometer' Meaning


see

  • noun the seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located
  • verb perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight
    • You have to be a good observer to see all the details
    • Can you see the bird in that tree?
    • He is blind--he cannot see

More 'see' Meaning


catching

  • noun (baseball) playing the position of catcher on a baseball team
  • noun the act of detecting something; catching sight of something
    detection; espial; spying; spotting.

More 'catching' Meaning


sight

  • noun an instance of visual perception
    • the sight of his wife brought him back to reality
    • the train was an unexpected sight
  • noun anything that is seen
    • he was a familiar sight on the television
    • they went to Paris to see the sights

More 'sight' Meaning


attention-getting

  • adjective satellite seizing the attention
    eye-catching.
    • eye-catching posters
  • adjective satellite likely to attract attention
    catchy.
    • a catchy title for a movie

More 'attention-getting' Meaning


telescopy

  • noun the art of making and using telescopes

More 'telescopy' Meaning


recognizable

  • adjective satellite easily perceived; easy to become aware of
    • this situation produces recognizable stress symptoms
  • adjective satellite capable of being recognized
    placeable; recognisable.

More 'recognizable' Meaning


hyperopia

  • noun abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
    hypermetropia; hypermetropy; farsightedness; longsightedness.

More 'hyperopia' Meaning


radio_telescope

  • noun astronomical telescope that picks up electromagnetic radiations in the radio-frequency range from extraterrestrial sources
    radio reflector.

More 'radio_telescope' Meaning


apperceptive

  • adjective satellite able to relate new percepts to past experience

More 'apperceptive' Meaning


knifelike

  • adjective satellite cutting or able to cut as if with a knife
  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
    acute; penetrating; incisive; penetrative; piercing; discriminating; keen; sharp.
    • an acute observer of politics and politicians
    • incisive comments
    • icy knifelike reasoning
    • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang
    • penetrating insight
    • frequent penetrative observations

More 'knifelike' Meaning


watcher

  • noun a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)
    viewer; looker; witness; spectator.
    • the spectators applauded the performance
    • television viewers
    • sky watchers discovered a new star
  • noun a guard who keeps watch
    security guard; watchman.

More 'watcher' Meaning


gross

  • noun twelve dozen
    144.
  • noun the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
    receipts; revenue.

More 'gross' Meaning


farsightedness

  • noun a reduced ability to focus on near objects caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens after age 45
    presbyopia.
  • noun abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
    hypermetropia; hypermetropy; hyperopia; longsightedness.

More 'farsightedness' Meaning


visualize

  • verb imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
    picture; envision; figure; visualise; image; fancy; project; see.
    • I can't see him on horseback!
    • I can see what will happen
    • I can see a risk in this strategy
  • verb view the outline of by means of an X-ray
    visualise.
    • The radiologist can visualize the cancerous liver

More 'visualize' Meaning


bird's-eye

  • adjective satellite as from an altitude or distance
    panoramic.
    • a bird's-eye survey
    • a panoramic view

More 'bird's-eye' Meaning


perceptibility

  • noun the property of being perceptible by the mind or the senses

More 'perceptibility' Meaning


farsighted

  • adjective able to see distant objects clearly
    presbyopic.
  • adjective satellite planning prudently for the future
    farseeing; long; prospicient; foresightful; longsighted; foresighted.
    • large goals that required farsighted policies
    • took a long view of the geopolitical issues

More 'farsighted' Meaning


expressed

  • adjective satellite communicated in words
    uttered; verbalised; verbalized.
    • frequently uttered sentiments
  • verb give expression to
    evince; express; show.
    • She showed her disappointment

More 'expressed' Meaning


in_evidence

  • adjective satellite clearly to be seen
    • they were much in evidence during the fighting
    • she made certain that her engagement ring was in evidence

More 'in_evidence' Meaning


presbyopia

  • noun a reduced ability to focus on near objects caused by loss of elasticity of the crystalline lens after age 45
    farsightedness.

More 'presbyopia' Meaning


solar_telescope

  • noun a telescope designed to make observations of the sun

More 'solar_telescope' Meaning


sharp-eyed

  • adjective satellite having very keen vision
    hawk-eyed; keen-sighted; argus-eyed; quick-sighted; lynx-eyed; sharp-sighted.
    • quick-sighted as a cat
  • adjective satellite keenly perceptive or alert
    quick-sighted; sharp-sighted.
    • quick-sighted into the faults of the time"- Leonard Bacon

More 'sharp-eyed' Meaning


meteorological

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

More 'meteorological' Meaning


meteoric

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

More 'meteoric' Meaning


eagle

  • noun any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight
    bird of Jove.
  • noun (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole

More 'eagle' Meaning


ocular

  • noun combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments
    eyepiece.
  • adjective of or relating to or resembling the eye
    optical; opthalmic; optic.
    • ocular muscles
    • an ocular organ
    • ocular diseases
    • the optic (or optical) axis of the eye
    • an ocular spot is a pigmented organ or part believed to be sensitive to light

More 'ocular' Meaning


object

  • noun a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow
    physical object.
    • it was full of rackets, balls and other objects
  • noun the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)
    aim; objective; target.
    • the sole object of her trip was to see her children

More 'object' Meaning


boldness

  • noun the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger
    hardiness; daring; hardihood.
    • the proposal required great boldness
    • the plan required great hardiness of heart
  • noun impudent aggressiveness
    nerve; brass; cheek; face.
    • I couldn't believe her boldness
    • he had the effrontery to question my honesty

More 'boldness' Meaning


bold

  • noun a typeface with thick heavy lines
    bold face; boldface.
  • adjective fearless and daring
    • bold settlers on some foreign shore
    • a bold speech
    • a bold adventure

More 'bold' Meaning


deflation

  • noun (geology) the erosion of soil as a consequence of sand and dust and loose rocks being removed by the wind
    • a constant deflation of the desert landscape
  • noun a contraction of economic activity resulting in a decline of prices

More 'deflation' Meaning


visualise

  • verb view the outline of by means of an X-ray
    visualize.
    • The radiologist can visualize the cancerous liver
  • verb form a mental picture of something that is invisible or abstract
    visualize.
    • Mathematicians often visualize

More 'visualise' Meaning


weak

  • adjective wanting in physical strength
    • a weak pillar
  • adjective satellite overly diluted; thin and insipid
    watery; washy.
    • washy coffee
    • watery milk
    • weak tea

More 'weak' Meaning


attention

  • noun the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
    attending.
  • noun the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something
    aid; tending; care.
    • no medical care was required
    • the old car needs constant attention

More 'attention' Meaning


understanding

  • noun the cognitive condition of someone who understands
    apprehension; savvy; discernment.
    • he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect
  • noun the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises
    agreement.
    • they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business
    • there was an understanding between management and the workers

More 'understanding' Meaning


percipient

  • noun a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses
    perceiver; observer; beholder.
  • adjective satellite characterized by ease and quickness in perceiving
    clear.
    • clear mind
    • a percipient author

More 'percipient' Meaning


salient

  • noun (military) the part of the line of battle that projects closest to the enemy
  • adjective satellite having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
    striking; prominent; spectacular; outstanding.
    • an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom
    • a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book
    • salient traits
    • a spectacular rise in prices
    • a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center
    • a striking resemblance between parent and child

More 'salient' Meaning


compressed

  • adjective satellite pressed tightly together
    tight.
    • with lips compressed
  • verb make more compact by or as if by pressing
    compact; compress; pack together.
    • compress the data

More 'compressed' Meaning


invisible

  • adjective impossible or nearly impossible to see; imperceptible by the eye
    unseeable.
    • the invisible man
    • invisible rays
    • an invisible hinge
    • invisible mending
  • adjective not prominent or readily noticeable
    inconspicuous.
    • he pushed the string through an inconspicuous hole
    • the invisible man

More 'invisible' Meaning


looker

  • noun a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)
    viewer; witness; spectator; watcher.
    • the spectators applauded the performance
    • television viewers
    • sky watchers discovered a new star
  • noun a very attractive or seductive looking woman
    sweetheart; peach; beauty; knockout; lulu; smasher; stunner; ravisher; mantrap; dish.

More 'looker' Meaning


observing

  • adjective satellite quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception
    observant.
  • verb discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
    notice; observe; detect; find; discover.
    • She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water
    • We found traces of lead in the paint

More 'observing' Meaning


observable

  • adjective satellite capable of being seen or noticed
    discernible; evident.
    • a discernible change in attitude
    • a clearly evident erasure in the manuscript
    • an observable change in behavior

More 'observable' Meaning


discernible

  • adjective perceptible by the senses or intellect
    discernable.
    • things happen in the earth and sky with no discernible cause
    • the newspaper reports no discernible progress in the negotiations
    • the skyline is easily discernible even at a distance of several miles
  • adjective satellite capable of being perceived clearly
    • an essay with a meaning that was not always discernible

More 'discernible' Meaning


folding

  • noun the process whereby a protein molecule assumes its intricate three-dimensional shape
    protein folding.
    • understanding protein folding is the next step in deciphering the genetic code
  • noun a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock
    fold.

More 'folding' Meaning


noticeable

  • adjective capable or worthy of being perceived
    • noticeable shadows under her eyes
    • noticeable for its vivid historical background
    • a noticeable lack of friendliness
  • adjective satellite capable of being detected
    detectable.
    • after a noticeable pause the lecturer continued

More 'noticeable' Meaning


getting

  • noun the act of acquiring something
    acquiring.
    • I envied his talent for acquiring
    • he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving
  • verb come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
    acquire; get.
    • She got a lot of paintings from her uncle
    • They acquired a new pet
    • Get your results the next day
    • Get permission to take a few days off from work

More 'getting' Meaning


keen-sighted

  • adjective satellite having very keen vision
    hawk-eyed; argus-eyed; quick-sighted; lynx-eyed; sharp-sighted; sharp-eyed.
    • quick-sighted as a cat
  • adjective satellite capable of seeing to a great distance
    eagle-eyed; longsighted; farseeing.

More 'keen-sighted' Meaning


unconcealed

  • adjective not concealed or hidden
    • her unconcealed hostility poisoned the atmosphere
    • watched with unconcealed curiosity

More 'unconcealed' Meaning


piercing

  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
    acute; penetrating; incisive; penetrative; discriminating; keen; sharp; knifelike.
    • an acute observer of politics and politicians
    • incisive comments
    • icy knifelike reasoning
    • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang
    • penetrating insight
    • frequent penetrative observations
  • verb cut or make a way through
    pierce.
    • the knife cut through the flesh
    • The path pierced the jungle
    • Light pierced through the forest

More 'piercing' Meaning


sharp-sighted

  • adjective satellite having very keen vision
    hawk-eyed; keen-sighted; argus-eyed; quick-sighted; lynx-eyed; sharp-eyed.
    • quick-sighted as a cat
  • adjective satellite keenly perceptive or alert
    sharp-eyed; quick-sighted.
    • quick-sighted into the faults of the time"- Leonard Bacon

More 'sharp-sighted' Meaning


hearable

  • adjective heard or perceptible by the ear
    audible.
    • he spoke in an audible whisper

More 'hearable' Meaning


keen

  • noun a funeral lament sung with loud wailing
  • verb express grief verbally
    lament.
    • we lamented the death of the child

More 'keen' Meaning


range

  • noun an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"
    ambit; reach; orbit; compass; scope.
    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice
    • the ambit of municipal legislation
    • within the compass of this article
    • within the scope of an investigation
    • outside the reach of the law
    • in the political orbit of a world power
  • noun the limits within which something can be effective
    reach.
    • range of motion
    • he was beyond the reach of their fire

More 'range' Meaning


survey

  • noun a detailed critical inspection
    study.
  • noun short descriptive summary (of events)
    sketch; resume.

More 'survey' Meaning


wispy

  • adjective satellite thin and weak
    wisplike.
    • a wispy little fellow with small hands and feet"- Edmund Wilson
  • adjective satellite lacking clarity or distinctness
    dim; shadowy; faint; vague.
    • a dim figure in the distance
    • only a faint recollection
    • shadowy figures in the gloom
    • saw a vague outline of a building through the fog
    • a few wispy memories of childhood

More 'wispy' Meaning


seeing

  • noun perception by means of the eyes
    visual perception; beholding.
  • noun normal use of the faculty of vision
    eyesight; sightedness.

More 'seeing' Meaning


foldaway

  • adjective satellite capable of being folded up and stored
    foldable; folding.
    • a foldaway bed

More 'foldaway' Meaning


striking

  • noun the physical coming together of two or more things
    impinging; contact.
    • contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull
  • noun the act of contacting one thing with another
    hitting; hit.
    • repeated hitting raised a large bruise
    • after three misses she finally got a hit

More 'striking' Meaning


perceptible

  • adjective capable of being perceived by the mind or senses
    • a perceptible limp
    • easily perceptible sounds
    • perceptible changes in behavior
  • adjective satellite easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind
    • a perceptible sense of expectation in the court

More 'perceptible' Meaning


transit

  • noun a surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod
    theodolite.
  • noun a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
    transportation system; transportation.

More 'transit' Meaning


apprehensive

  • adjective satellite quick to understand
    discerning.
    • a kind and apprehensive friend"- Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • adjective satellite mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc
    worried.
    • apprehensive about her job
    • not used to a city and worried about small things
    • felt apprehensive about the consequences

More 'apprehensive' Meaning


penetrating

  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
    acute; incisive; penetrative; piercing; discriminating; keen; sharp; knifelike.
    • an acute observer of politics and politicians
    • incisive comments
    • icy knifelike reasoning
    • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang
    • penetrating insight
    • frequent penetrative observations
  • verb pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance
    penetrate; perforate.
    • The bullet penetrated her chest

More 'penetrating' Meaning


marked

  • adjective satellite strongly marked; easily noticeable
    pronounced.
    • walked with a marked limp
    • a pronounced flavor of cinnamon
  • verb attach a tag or label to
    mark; tag; label.
    • label these bottles

More 'marked' Meaning


telescopic_sight

  • noun gunsight consisting of a telescope on a firearm for use as a sight
    telescope sight.

More 'telescopic_sight' Meaning


featured

  • adjective satellite made a feature or highlight; given prominence
    • a featured actor
    • a featured item at the sale
  • verb have as a feature
    feature; have.
    • This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

More 'featured' Meaning


gasholder

Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.

patency

  • noun the openness (lack of obstruction) of a bodily passage or duct
  • noun the property of being easy to see and understand
    obviousness; noticeability; noticeableness.

More 'patency' Meaning


sniper_rifle

  • noun an extremely powerful rifle developed for the military; capable of destroying light armored vehicles and aircraft more than a mile away
    precision rifle.

More 'sniper_rifle' Meaning


hypermetropia

  • noun abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
    hypermetropy; farsightedness; hyperopia; longsightedness.

More 'hypermetropia' Meaning


quick-sighted

  • adjective satellite having very keen vision
    hawk-eyed; keen-sighted; argus-eyed; lynx-eyed; sharp-sighted; sharp-eyed.
    • quick-sighted as a cat
  • adjective satellite keenly perceptive or alert
    sharp-eyed; sharp-sighted.
    • quick-sighted into the faults of the time"- Leonard Bacon

More 'quick-sighted' Meaning


hypermetropic

  • adjective satellite abnormal ability to focus of distant objects
    hyperopic.

More 'hypermetropic' Meaning


open

  • noun a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water
    clear.
    • finally broke out of the forest into the open
  • noun where the air is unconfined
    out-of-doors; open air; outdoors.
    • he wanted to get outdoors a little
    • the concert was held in the open air
    • camping in the open

More 'open' Meaning


seer

  • noun a person with unusual powers of foresight
    visionary; illusionist.
  • noun an observer who perceives visually
    • an incurable seer of movies

More 'seer' Meaning


take

  • noun the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
    return; yield; takings; issue; proceeds; payoff.
    • the average return was about 5%
  • noun the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption

More 'take' Meaning


sensible

  • adjective showing reason or sound judgment
    reasonable.
    • a sensible choice
    • a sensible person
  • adjective able to feel or perceive
    sensitive.
    • even amoeba are sensible creatures
    • the more sensible parts of the skin

More 'sensible' Meaning


noticeableness

  • noun the property of being easy to see and understand
    obviousness; noticeability; patency.

More 'noticeableness' Meaning


eye

  • noun the organ of sight
    optic; oculus.
  • noun good discernment (either visually or as if visually)
    • she has an eye for fresh talent
    • he has an artist's eye

More 'eye' Meaning


capable

  • adjective (usually followed by `of') having capacity or ability
    • capable of winning
    • capable of hard work
    • capable of walking on two feet
  • adjective satellite possibly accepting or permitting
    subject; open.
    • a passage capable of misinterpretation
    • open to interpretation
    • an issue open to question
    • the time is fixed by the director and players and therefore subject to much variation

More 'capable' Meaning


touchable

  • adjective perceptible by the senses especially the sense of touch
    tangible.
    • skin with a tangible roughness

More 'touchable' Meaning


panorama

  • noun the visual percept of a region
    prospect; vista; scene; aspect; view.
    • the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views
  • noun a picture (or series of pictures) representing a continuous scene
    cyclorama; diorama.

More 'panorama' Meaning


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.

More 'faint' Meaning


viewer

  • noun a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)
    looker; witness; spectator; watcher.
    • the spectators applauded the performance
    • television viewers
    • sky watchers discovered a new star
  • noun an optical device for viewing photographic transparencies

More 'viewer' Meaning


detectable

  • adjective satellite capable of being detected
    noticeable.
    • after a noticeable pause the lecturer continued
  • adjective satellite easily seen or detected
    perceptible.
    • a detectable note of sarcasm
    • he continued after a perceptible pause

More 'detectable' Meaning


microscopical

  • adjective of or relating to or used in microscopy
    microscopic.
    • microscopic analysis
    • microscopical examination
  • adjective satellite visible under a microscope; using a microscope
    microscopic.

More 'microscopical' Meaning


sighted

  • adjective able to see
  • verb catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes
    spy; sight.
    • he caught sight of the king's men coming over the ridge

More 'sighted' Meaning


scope

  • noun an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"
    ambit; reach; orbit; range; compass.
    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice
    • the ambit of municipal legislation
    • within the compass of this article
    • within the scope of an investigation
    • outside the reach of the law
    • in the political orbit of a world power
  • noun the state of the environment in which a situation exists
    setting; background.
    • you can't do that in a university setting

More 'scope' Meaning


preview

  • noun an advertisement consisting of short scenes from a motion picture that will appear in the near future
    prevue; trailer.
  • noun a screening for a select audience in advance of release for the general public

More 'preview' Meaning


insightful

  • adjective satellite exhibiting insight or clear and deep perception
    • an insightful parent
    • the chapter is insightful and suggestive of new perspectives"-R.C.Angell

More 'insightful' Meaning


vigil

  • noun a period of sleeplessness
  • noun the rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival)
    watch.

More 'vigil' Meaning


indiscreet

  • adjective lacking discretion; injudicious
    • her behavior was indiscreet at the very best

More 'indiscreet' Meaning


collapse

  • noun an abrupt failure of function or complete physical exhaustion
    prostration.
    • the commander's prostration demoralized his men
  • noun a natural event caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in
    • the roof is in danger of collapse
    • the collapse of the old star under its own gravity

More 'collapse' Meaning


overt

  • adjective open and observable; not secret or hidden
    open.
    • an overt lie
    • overt hostility
    • overt intelligence gathering
    • open ballots

More 'overt' Meaning


public

  • noun people in general considered as a whole
    world; populace.
    • he is a hero in the eyes of the public
  • noun a body of people sharing some common interest
    • the reading public

More 'public' Meaning


apparent

  • adjective satellite clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
    evident; patent; plain; unmistakable; manifest.
    • the effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields
    • evident hostility
    • manifest disapproval
    • patent advantages
    • made his meaning plain
    • it is plain that he is no reactionary
    • in plain view
  • adjective satellite appearing as such but not necessarily so
    ostensible; seeming.
    • for all his apparent wealth he had no money to pay the rent
    • the committee investigated some apparent discrepancies
    • the ostensible truth of their theories
    • his seeming honesty

More 'apparent' Meaning


visibility

  • noun quality or fact or degree of being visible; perceptible by the eye or obvious to the eye
    visibleness.
    • low visibility caused by fog
  • noun degree of exposure to public notice
    profile.
    • that candidate does not have sufficient visibility to win an election

More 'visibility' Meaning


sore

  • noun an open skin infection
  • adjective satellite hurting
    raw; sensitive; tender.
    • the tender spot on his jaw

More 'sore' Meaning


visual

  • adjective relating to or using sight
    ocular; optical; optic.
    • ocular inspection
    • an optical illusion
    • visual powers
    • visual navigation
  • adjective satellite visible; give me the ocular proof"- Shakespeare
    ocular.
    • be sure of it
    • a visual presentation
    • a visual image

More 'visual' Meaning


dramatic

  • adjective suitable to or characteristic of drama
    • a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape
    • a dramatic rescue at sea
  • adjective satellite sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
    spectacular; striking.
    • a dramatic sunset
    • a dramatic pause
    • a spectacular display of northern lights
    • it was a spectacular play
    • his striking good looks always created a sensation

More 'dramatic' Meaning


eyed

  • adjective having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination
    • a peacock's eyed feathers
    • red-eyed
  • verb look at
    eyeball; eye.

More 'eyed' Meaning


solar

  • adjective relating to or derived from the sun or utilizing the energies of the sun
    • solar eclipse
    • solar energy

More 'solar' Meaning


rifle

  • noun a shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore
    • he lifted the rifle to his shoulder and fired
  • verb steal goods; take as spoils
    pillage; strip; despoil; plunder; foray; loot; reave; ransack.
    • During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners

More 'rifle' Meaning


catch

  • noun a drawback or difficulty that is not readily evident
    gimmick.
    • it sounds good but what's the catch?
  • noun the quantity that was caught
    haul.
    • the catch was only 10 fish

More 'catch' Meaning


tangible

  • adjective perceptible by the senses especially the sense of touch
    touchable.
    • skin with a tangible roughness
  • adjective satellite capable of being treated as fact
    real.
    • tangible evidence
    • his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor

More 'tangible' Meaning


thing

  • noun a special situation
    • this thing has got to end
    • it is a remarkable thing
  • noun an action
    • how could you do such a thing?

More 'thing' Meaning


evidence

  • noun your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief
    grounds.
    • the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling
  • noun an indication that makes something evident
    • his trembling was evidence of his fear

More 'evidence' Meaning


panoptic

  • adjective satellite including everything visible in one view
    panoptical.
    • a panoptic aerial photograph of the missile base
    • a panoptic stain used in microscopy
  • adjective satellite broad in scope or content
    wide; across-the-board; broad; blanket; all-encompassing; encompassing; all-inclusive; all-embracing; extensive.
    • across-the-board pay increases
    • an all-embracing definition
    • blanket sanctions against human-rights violators
    • an invention with broad applications
    • a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner
    • granted him wide powers

More 'panoptic' Meaning


vague

  • adjective satellite not clearly understood or expressed
    obscure.
    • an obscure turn of phrase
    • an impulse to go off and fight certain obscure battles of his own spirit"-Anatole Broyard
    • their descriptions of human behavior become vague, dull, and unclear"- P.A.Sorokin
    • vague...forms of speech...have so long passed for mysteries of science"- John Locke
  • adjective not precisely limited, determined, or distinguished
    undefined.
    • an undefined term
    • undefined authority
    • some undefined sense of excitement
    • vague feelings of sadness
    • a vague uneasiness

More 'vague' Meaning


inconspicuous

  • adjective not prominent or readily noticeable
    invisible.
    • he pushed the string through an inconspicuous hole
    • the invisible man

More 'inconspicuous' Meaning


hypermetropy

  • noun abnormal condition in which vision for distant objects is better than for near objects
    hypermetropia; farsightedness; hyperopia; longsightedness.

More 'hypermetropy' Meaning


farseeing

  • adjective satellite capable of seeing to a great distance
    eagle-eyed; longsighted; keen-sighted.
  • adjective satellite planning prudently for the future
    farsighted; long; prospicient; foresightful; longsighted; foresighted.
    • large goals that required farsighted policies
    • took a long view of the geopolitical issues

More 'farseeing' Meaning


evident

  • adjective satellite clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
    patent; plain; apparent; unmistakable; manifest.
    • the effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields
    • evident hostility
    • manifest disapproval
    • patent advantages
    • made his meaning plain
    • it is plain that he is no reactionary
    • in plain view
  • adjective satellite capable of being seen or noticed
    observable; discernible.
    • a discernible change in attitude
    • a clearly evident erasure in the manuscript
    • an observable change in behavior

More 'evident' Meaning


egregious

  • adjective satellite conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible
    gross; flagrant; rank; crying; glaring.
    • a crying shame
    • an egregious lie
    • flagrant violation of human rights
    • a glaring error
    • gross ineptitude
    • gross injustice
    • rank treachery

More 'egregious' Meaning


plain

  • noun extensive tract of level open land
    champaign; field.
    • they emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain
    • he longed for the fields of his youth
  • noun a basic knitting stitch
    plain stitch; knit; knit stitch.

More 'plain' Meaning


refracting_telescope

  • noun optical telescope that has a large convex lens that produces an image that is viewed through the eyepiece

More 'refracting_telescope' Meaning


up

  • verb raise
    • up the ante
  • adjective being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level
    • the anchor is up
    • the sun is up
    • he lay face up
    • he is up by a pawn
    • the market is up
    • the corn is up

More 'up' Meaning


unmistakable

  • adjective satellite clearly evident to the mind
    • his opposition to slavery was unmistakable
  • adjective satellite clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
    evident; patent; plain; apparent; manifest.
    • the effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields
    • evident hostility
    • manifest disapproval
    • patent advantages
    • made his meaning plain
    • it is plain that he is no reactionary
    • in plain view

More 'unmistakable' Meaning


discriminating

  • adjective showing or indicating careful judgment and discernment especially in matters of taste
    • the discriminating eye of the connoisseur
  • verb recognize or perceive the difference
    know apart; discriminate.

More 'discriminating' Meaning


eyeshot

  • noun the range of the eye
    view.
    • they were soon out of view

More 'eyeshot' Meaning


panoptical

  • adjective satellite including everything visible in one view
    panoptic.
    • a panoptic aerial photograph of the missile base
    • a panoptic stain used in microscopy

More 'panoptical' Meaning


obvious

  • adjective easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind
    • obvious errors

More 'obvious' Meaning


sharp

  • noun a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named
  • noun a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point

More 'sharp' Meaning


subgross

  • adjective satellite too small to be visible to the naked eye

More 'subgross' Meaning


collapsable

  • adjective capable of collapsing or being collapsed
    collapsible.
    • a collapsible boat

More 'collapsable' Meaning


saleroom

  • noun an area where merchandise (such as cars) can be displayed
    salesroom; showroom.
    • in Britain a showroom is called a salesroom

More 'saleroom' Meaning


collimate

  • verb make or place parallel to something
    parallel.
    • They paralleled the ditch to the highway
  • verb adjust the line of sight of (an optical instrument)

More 'collimate' Meaning


prospect

  • noun the possibility of future success
    chance.
    • his prospects as a writer are excellent
  • noun belief about (or mental picture of) the future
    outlook; expectation.

More 'prospect' Meaning


collimator

  • noun a small telescope attached to a large telescope to use in setting the line of the larger one
  • noun optical device consisting of a tube containing a convex achromatic lens at one end and a slit at the other with the slit at the focus of the lens; light rays leave the slit as a parallel beam

More 'collimator' Meaning


perceivable

  • adjective satellite capable of being perceived especially by sight or hearing
    • perceivable through the mist
  • adjective satellite capable of being apprehended or understood
    graspable; understandable; intelligible; apprehensible.

More 'perceivable' Meaning


reflector

  • noun device that reflects radiation
  • noun optical telescope consisting of a large concave mirror that produces an image that is magnified by the eyepiece
    reflecting telescope.
    • Isaac Newton invented the reflecting telescope in 1668

More 'reflector' Meaning


outstanding

  • adjective satellite distinguished from others in excellence
    • did outstanding work in human relations
    • an outstanding war record
  • adjective satellite having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
    striking; salient; prominent; spectacular.
    • an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom
    • a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book
    • salient traits
    • a spectacular rise in prices
    • a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center
    • a striking resemblance between parent and child

More 'outstanding' Meaning


eristic

  • noun a person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy
    disputant; controversialist.
  • noun the art of logical disputation (especially if specious)

More 'eristic' Meaning


obtrusive

  • adjective undesirably noticeable
    noticeable.
    • the obtrusive behavior of a spoiled child
    • equally obtrusive was the graffiti
  • adjective satellite sticking out; protruding

More 'obtrusive' Meaning


visual_range

  • noun distance at which a given standard object can be seen with the unaided eye

More 'visual_range' Meaning


eye-catching

  • adjective satellite seizing the attention
    attention-getting.
    • eye-catching posters

More 'eye-catching' Meaning


bird

  • noun warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
  • noun the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
    fowl.

More 'bird' Meaning


transit_instrument

  • noun a telescope mounted on an axis running east and west and used to time the transit of a celestial body across the meridian

More 'transit_instrument' Meaning


nontelescopic

  • adjective satellite not telescopic
    nontelescoping.

More 'nontelescopic' Meaning


in

  • noun a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
    inch.
  • noun a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite
    indium; atomic number 49.

More 'in' Meaning


tender

  • noun something that can be used as an official medium of payment
    legal tender; stamp.
  • noun someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
    attendant; attender.

More 'tender' Meaning


salesroom

  • noun an area where merchandise (such as cars) can be displayed
    showroom; saleroom.
    • in Britain a showroom is called a salesroom

More 'salesroom' Meaning


reflecting

  • adjective satellite causing reflection or having a device that reflects
    • a reflecting microscope
  • verb manifest or bring back
    reflect.
    • This action reflects his true beliefs

More 'reflecting' Meaning


sounding

  • noun a measure of the depth of water taken with a sounding line
  • noun the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line)

More 'sounding' Meaning


unnoticeable

  • adjective not obtrusive or undesirably noticeable
    unobtrusive.
    • a quiet, unobtrusive life of self-denial
  • adjective not noticeable; not drawing attention
    • her clothes were simple and unnoticeable"- J.G.Cozzens

More 'unnoticeable' Meaning


vista

  • noun the visual percept of a region
    prospect; panorama; scene; aspect; view.
    • the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views

More 'vista' Meaning


discriminate

  • verb recognize or perceive the difference
    know apart.
  • verb treat differently on the basis of sex or race
    single out; separate.

More 'discriminate' Meaning


sensitive

  • noun someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead
    spiritualist; medium.
    • he consulted several mediums
  • adjective responsive to physical stimuli
    • a mimosa's leaves are sensitive to touch
    • a sensitive voltmeter
    • sensitive skin
    • sensitive to light

More 'sensitive' Meaning


patent

  • noun a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention
    patent of invention.
  • noun an official document granting a right or privilege
    letters patent.

More 'patent' Meaning


tip

  • noun the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
  • noun a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
    baksheesh; pourboire; bakshis; bakshish; gratuity; backsheesh.

More 'tip' Meaning


collimation

  • noun the accurate adjustment of the line of sight of a telescope

More 'collimation' Meaning


hyperopic

  • adjective satellite abnormal ability to focus of distant objects
    hypermetropic.

More 'hyperopic' Meaning


telescopical

Of or pertaining to a telescope; performed by a telescope.

More 'telescopical' Meaning


glaring

  • adjective satellite shining intensely
    blinding; dazzling; blazing; fulgent; glary.
    • the blazing sun
    • blinding headlights
    • dazzling snow
    • fulgent patterns of sunlight
    • the glaring sun
  • verb look at with a fixed gaze
    glower; glare.
    • The girl glared at the man who tried to make a pass at her

More 'glaring' Meaning


clunky

  • adjective satellite lacking grace in movement or posture
    clumsy; gawky; unwieldy; ungainly.
    • a gawky lad with long ungainly legs
    • clumsy fingers
    • what an ungainly creature a giraffe is
    • heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair
  • adjective satellite making a clunking sound

More 'clunky' Meaning


eagle-eyed

  • adjective satellite capable of seeing to a great distance
    longsighted; keen-sighted; farseeing.

More 'eagle-eyed' Meaning


extended

  • adjective satellite relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
    lengthy; protracted; prolonged; drawn-out.
    • a drawn-out argument
    • an extended discussion
    • a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law
    • a prolonged and bitter struggle
    • protracted negotiations
  • verb extend in scope or range or area
    broaden; widen; extend.
    • The law was extended to all citizens
    • widen the range of applications
    • broaden your horizon
    • Extend your backyard

More 'extended' Meaning


obviousness

  • noun the property of being easy to see and understand
    noticeability; patency; noticeableness.

More 'obviousness' Meaning


penetrative

  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
    acute; penetrating; incisive; piercing; discriminating; keen; sharp; knifelike.
    • an acute observer of politics and politicians
    • incisive comments
    • icy knifelike reasoning
    • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang
    • penetrating insight
    • frequent penetrative observations
  • adjective satellite tending to penetrate; having the power of entering or piercing
    penetrating.
    • a toxic penetrative spray applied to the surface
    • a cold penetrating wind
    • a penetrating odor

More 'penetrative' Meaning


tip-up

  • adjective satellite constructed so as to tip up or out of the way
    • the little tip-up seat of the taxi

More 'tip-up' Meaning


discerning

  • adjective having or revealing keen insight and good judgment
    • a discerning critic
    • a discerning reader
  • verb detect with the senses
    recognize; spot; make out; tell apart; recognise; distinguish; pick out; discern.
    • The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards
    • I can't make out the faces in this photograph

More 'discerning' Meaning


bald

  • verb grow bald; lose hair on one's head
    • He is balding already
  • adjective satellite with no effort to conceal
    barefaced.
    • a barefaced lie

More 'bald' Meaning


deflate

  • verb collapse by releasing contained air or gas
    • deflate a balloon
  • verb release contained air or gas from
    • deflate the air mattress

More 'deflate' Meaning


perceive

  • verb to become aware of through the senses
    comprehend.
    • I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon
  • verb become conscious of
    • She finally perceived the futility of her protest

More 'perceive' Meaning


panoramic

  • adjective satellite as from an altitude or distance
    bird's-eye.
    • a bird's-eye survey
    • a panoramic view

More 'panoramic' Meaning


seeable

  • adjective capable of being seen; or open to easy view
    visible.
    • a visible object
    • visible stars
    • mountains visible in the distance
    • a visible change of expression
    • visible files

More 'seeable' Meaning


noticeability

  • noun the property of being easy to see and understand
    obviousness; patency; noticeableness.

More 'noticeability' Meaning


unobvious

  • adjective not immediately apparent
    • in mathematical science connections are exhibited which...are extremely unobvious"- A.N.Whitehead

More 'unobvious' Meaning


megascopic

  • adjective satellite visible to the naked eye (especially of rocks and anatomical features)
    gross.

More 'megascopic' Meaning


astronomical_telescope

  • noun any telescope designed to collect and record electromagnetic radiation from cosmic sources

More 'astronomical_telescope' Meaning


palpable

  • adjective capable of being perceived; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt
    tangible.
    • a barely palpable dust
    • felt sudden anger in a palpable wave
    • the air was warm and close--palpable as cotton
    • a palpable lie
  • adjective satellite can be felt by palpation
    • a palpable tumor

More 'palpable' Meaning


strikingness

  • noun the state of being salient
    saliency; salience.
  • noun the quality of standing out strongly and distinctly
    boldness.

More 'strikingness' Meaning


discernable

  • adjective perceptible by the senses or intellect
    discernible.
    • things happen in the earth and sky with no discernible cause
    • the newspaper reports no discernible progress in the negotiations
    • the skyline is easily discernible even at a distance of several miles

More 'discernable' Meaning


conspicuous

  • adjective obvious to the eye or mind
    • a tower conspicuous at a great distance
    • wore conspicuous neckties
    • made herself conspicuous by her exhibitionistic preening
  • adjective satellite without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious
    blatant; blazing.
    • blatant disregard of the law
    • a blatant appeal to vanity
    • a blazing indiscretion

More 'conspicuous' Meaning


equatorial

  • noun a telescope whose mounting has only two axes of motion, one parallel to the Earth's axis and the other one at right angles to it
  • adjective of or relating to or at an equator
    • equatorial diameter

More 'equatorial' Meaning


longsighted

  • adjective satellite capable of seeing to a great distance
    eagle-eyed; keen-sighted; farseeing.
  • adjective satellite planning prudently for the future
    farseeing; farsighted; long; prospicient; foresightful; foresighted.
    • large goals that required farsighted policies
    • took a long view of the geopolitical issues

More 'longsighted' Meaning


incisive

  • adjective satellite having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
    acute; penetrating; penetrative; piercing; discriminating; keen; sharp; knifelike.
    • an acute observer of politics and politicians
    • incisive comments
    • icy knifelike reasoning
    • as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang
    • penetrating insight
    • frequent penetrative observations
  • adjective satellite suitable for cutting or piercing
    • incisive teeth

More 'incisive' Meaning


telescopic

  • adjective satellite visible only with a telescope
    • a bright star with a telescopic companion
  • adjective satellite capable of discerning distant objects
    • a telescopic eye
    • telescopic vision

More 'telescopic' Meaning


clear

  • noun the state of being free of suspicion
    • investigation showed that he was in the clear
  • noun a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water
    open.
    • finally broke out of the forest into the open

More 'clear' Meaning


explicit

  • adjective precisely and clearly expressed or readily observable; leaving nothing to implication
    expressed.
    • explicit instructions
    • she made her wishes explicit
    • explicit sexual scenes
  • adjective satellite in accordance with fact or the primary meaning of a term
    denotative.

More 'explicit' Meaning


radio_interferometer

  • noun radio telescope that uses interference patterns from two antennas instead of a parabolic antenna

More 'radio_interferometer' Meaning


optical

  • adjective of or relating to or involving light or optics
    • optical supplies
  • adjective relating to or using sight
    ocular; visual; optic.
    • ocular inspection
    • an optical illusion
    • visual powers
    • visual navigation

More 'optical' Meaning


spectator

  • noun a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind)
    viewer; looker; witness; watcher.
    • the spectators applauded the performance
    • television viewers
    • sky watchers discovered a new star
  • noun a woman's pump with medium heel; usually in contrasting colors for toe and heel
    spectator pump.

More 'spectator' Meaning





How can we make the selection of words better for you?

Words are expressive, emotive, nuanced, subtle, erudite and discerning!

Unfortunately words are sometimes also elusive, deceptive, fleeting in memory.

Through months of bittersweet labor, we finally have assembled words together by context. A novel way to search for new and elusive words. Hope they help you!

Are we in the right direction? Are your needs fulfilled? If so how? Is there anything we can do or do better? Please let us know in the feedback form!

loading...