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curb

synonym (synonym of curb)

hypernym (curb IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a horse's bit with an attached chain or strap to check the horse (noun.artifact)
    piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding (noun.artifact)
     
  • an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter) (noun.artifact)
    a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object (noun.artifact)
     
  • keep to the curb (verb.contact)
    hold back (verb.contact)
     
  • lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
    keep under control; keep in check (verb.social)
     
  • place restrictions on (verb.change)
    restrict or confine, (verb.change)
     
  • the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess (noun.act)
    the act of controlling by restraining someone or something (noun.act)
     
  • to put down by force or authority (verb.change)
    lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF curb relation)

  • lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
    place limits on (extent or access) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    to put down by force or authority (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    restrain or discourage (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    hold within limits and control (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.social)
    place under restrictions; limit access to (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    cause to grow in a certain way by tying and pruning it (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    check oneself during an action (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    moderate or restrain; lessen the force of (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    control the temperature with a thermostat (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    oppose or check by a counteraction (verb.social)
     
  • place restrictions on (verb.change)
    lessen, diminish, or curtail (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    cause to be unable to move (verb.change)
     
  • to put down by force or authority (verb.change)
    force to go away by blinking (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.change)
    smother or suppress (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    suppress (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    cause to be quiet or not talk (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    get rid of, silence, or suppress (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    keep from expression, for example by threats or pressure (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    suppress or crush completely (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    conceal or hide (verb.contact)
     

instance hypernym (curb IS A KIND OF .... relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter) (noun.artifact)
    a paving stone forming part of a curb (noun.artifact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from curb)

  • (verb.contact)
    keep to the curb (verb.contact)
     
  • keep to the curb (verb.contact)
    an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter) (noun.artifact)
     
  • lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
    quality of being moderate and avoiding extremes (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity (noun.cognition)
     
  • place restrictions on (verb.change)
    an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess (noun.act)
     
  • (adj.all)
    serving to restrict (adj.all)
     
  • the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess (noun.act)
    place restrictions on (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.social)
    lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control (verb.social)
     
  • to put down by force or authority (verb.change)
    the act of conquering (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (psychology) the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of withholding or withdrawing some book or writing from publication or circulation (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an electrical device for suppressing unwanted currents (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who is victorious by force of arms (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who overcomes and establishes ascendancy and control by force or persuasion (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    tending to suppress (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym instance hypernym part holonym derivation curbing kerb curb bit american stock exchange bridle check restraint edge bit circumscribe check contain abridge immobilise blink blink away dampen stifle securities market stock exchange stock market curbstone kerbstone curtail check contain condition discipline limitation

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