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foil

synonym (synonym of foil)

  • (noun.cognition)
    anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector (noun.artifact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of (verb.social)
     

also (also)

  • hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of (verb.social)
    betray by double-dealing (verb.social)
     

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

  • a device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through (noun.artifact)
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose (noun.artifact)
     
  • a light slender flexible sword tipped by a button (noun.artifact)
    a sword used in the sport of fencing (noun.artifact)
     
  • a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal (noun.artifact)
    sheet of metal formed into a thin plate (noun.artifact)
     
  • anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities (noun.cognition)
    a general interest that leads people to want to know more (noun.cognition)
     
  • cover or back with foil (verb.contact)
    provide with a covering or cause to be covered (verb.contact)
     
  • enhance by contrast (verb.stative)
    to show differences when compared; be different (verb.stative)
     
  • hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of (verb.social)
    keep from happening or arising; make impossible (verb.social)
     
  • picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector (noun.artifact)
    a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface (noun.artifact)
     

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

  • a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal (noun.artifact)
    foil made of aluminum (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    foil in thin strips; ejected into the air as a radar countermeasure (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    foil made of gold (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    foil made of tin or an alloy of tin and lead (noun.artifact)
     
  • hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of (verb.social)
    fail to meet the hopes or expectations of (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.social)
    destroy or break (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    hamper the progress of; impede (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    destroy or cause to fail (verb.social)
     
  • picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector (noun.artifact)
    a transparency mounted in a frame; viewed with a slide projector (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a transparency for use with an overhead projector (noun.artifact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from foil)

  • a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal (noun.artifact)
    coat or back with metal foil (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cover or back with foil (verb.contact)
     
  • anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities (noun.cognition)
    make better or more attractive (verb.change)
     
  • enhance by contrast (verb.stative)
    anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities (noun.cognition)
     
  • hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of (verb.social)
    an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of annoyance at being hindered or criticized (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.state)
    any affliction that causes great suffering (noun.state)
     
  • (adj.all)
    preventing realization or attainment of a desire (adj.all)
     

domain category (foil is domain category of ....)

  • a light slender flexible sword tipped by a button (noun.artifact)
    the art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules) (noun.act)
     
synonym also hypernym hyponym derivation domain category enhancer hydrofoil transparency baffle bilk cross double cross fencing sword sheet metal icon ikon device attention aluminium foil aluminum foil chaff gold foil tin foil tinfoil foliate enhance foiling frustration fencing

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