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Synonyms and Antonyms of gear

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gear

synonym (synonym of gear)

  • (noun.artifact)
    a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (verb.change)
    set the level or character of (verb.change)
     

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

  • a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle) (noun.artifact)
    device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function (noun.artifact)
     
  • a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion (noun.artifact)
    a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines) (noun.artifact)
     
  • equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc. (noun.artifact)
    an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service (noun.artifact)
     
  • set the level or character of (verb.change)
    make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose (verb.change)
     
  • wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed (noun.artifact)
    mechanical device including an arrangement of wheel in a machine (especially a train of gears) (noun.artifact)
     

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

  • a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle) (noun.artifact)
    the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a set of gears (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a forward gear with a gear ratio that gives the greatest vehicle velocity for a given engine speed (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gear position that acts as a parking brake (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the gears by which the motion of a machine can be reversed (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gear that couples the steering wheel to the steering linkage of a motor vehicle (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle (noun.artifact)
     
  • a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion (noun.artifact)
    gears that mesh at an angle (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear that engages a rocking lever (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a gear with a small number of teeth designed to mesh with a larger wheel or rack (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an outer gear that revolves about a central sun gear of an epicyclic train (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a wheel gear (the pinion) meshes with a toothed rack; converts rotary to reciprocating motion (and vice versa) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear wheels that mesh in the same plane (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the central gear in an epicyclic train (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear consisting of a shaft with screw thread (the worm) that meshes with a toothed wheel (the worm wheel); changes the direction of the axis of rotary more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear with the thread of a worm (noun.artifact)
     
  • equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc. (noun.artifact)
    gear used in fishing (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    paraphernalia indicative of royalty (or other high office) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear consisting of ropes etc. supporting a ship's masts and sails (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gear for a horse (noun.artifact)
     
  • set the level or character of (verb.change)
    make understandable to the general public (verb.change)
     
  • wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed (noun.artifact)
    a system of epicyclic gears in which at least one wheel axis itself revolves about another fixed axis (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    gearing that reduces an input speed to a slower output speed (noun.artifact)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion (noun.artifact)
    tooth on the rim of gear wheel (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    one of a number of uniform projections on a gear (noun.artifact)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed (noun.artifact)
    motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work (noun.artifact)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part holonym part meronym cogwheel gear wheel gearing geartrain gear mechanism appurtenance wheel equipment mechanism wheelwork accommodate adapt bevel gear pinion and crown wheel escape wheel pinion epicyclic gear planet gear cog sprocket tooth engine

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