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strait

synonym (synonym of strait)

  • (noun.object)
    a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs (noun.state)
     

similar (similar with strait)

  • narrow (adj.all)
    not wide (adj.all)
     

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

  • a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs (noun.state)
    a complex or critical or unusual difficulty (noun.state)
     
  • a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water (noun.object)
    a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels (noun.object)
     

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

  • a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs (noun.state)
    a state of extreme distress (noun.state)
     
  • a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water (noun.object)
    a narrow strait connecting two bodies of water (noun.object)
     

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

  • (noun.location)
    the strait between the Aegean and the Sea of Marmara that separates European Turkey from Asian Turkey (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a tidal strait separating Manhattan and the Bronx from Queens and Brooklyn (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait connecting the Bering Sea to the Arctic Ocean (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait connecting the Mediterranean and the Black Sea; separates the European and Asian parts of Turkey; an important shipping route (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a narrow strait separating the North Island and South Island in New Zealand (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait in western California that connects the San Francisco Bay with the Pacific Ocean; discovered in 1579 by Sir Francis Drake (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait of the North Sea between Jutland and Sweden; connects with the North Sea through the Skagerrak (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait between Korea and Japan; connects the East China Sea and the Sea of Japan (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait in northern Wales between Anglesey Island and the mainland (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait between Northern Ireland and Scotland that connects the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a broad strait of the North Sea between Jutland and Norway (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait of the English Channel between the coast of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    the strait separating Vancouver Island from the Canadian mainland (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    the strait between Spain and Africa (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strategically important strait linking the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    the strait separating South America from Tierra del Fuego and other islands to the south of the continent; discovered by Ferdinand Magellan in 1520; a more.. (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    the strait separating Sicily from the tip of Italy (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    the strait between the English Channel and the North Sea; shortest distance between England and the European continent (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a strait between northeastern Australia and southern New Guinea that connects the Coral Sea with the Arafura Sea (noun.object)
     

domain usage (strait is used in .... domain)

  • narrow (adj.all)
    the use of an archaic expression (noun.communication)
     
synonym similar hypernym hyponym instance hyponym domain usage sound pass straits narrow channel situation narrow desperate straits dire straits canakkale bogazi dardanelles east river bering strait bosporus cook strait archaicism archaism

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