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contain

synonym (synonym of contain)

  • (verb.stative)
    include or contain; have as a component (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    contain or hold; have within (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.social)
    lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be capable of holding or containing (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of (verb.competition)
     

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

  • be capable of holding or containing (verb.stative)
    have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) (verb.stative)
     
  • hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of (verb.competition)
    be on the defensive; act against an attack (verb.competition)
     
  • include or contain; have as a component (verb.stative)
    have as a part, be made up out of (verb.stative)
     
  • lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
    keep under control; keep in check (verb.social)
     

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

  • contain or hold; have within (verb.stative)
    hold back within (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    close in (verb.stative)
     
  • hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of (verb.competition)
    intercept (a player) (verb.competition)
     
  • 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)
     

verb group (contain is verb group of ....)

  • be capable of holding or containing (verb.stative)
    contain or hold; have within (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    have room for; hold without crowding (verb.stative)
     
  • contain or hold; have within (verb.stative)
    be capable of holding or containing (verb.stative)
     

derivation (.... is derived from contain)

  • (noun.act)
    the act of carrying something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the space in a ship or aircraft for storing cargo (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of tra more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    the amount that can be contained (noun.quantity)
     
  • (adj.all)
    having control over urination and defecation (adj.all)
     
  • hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of (verb.competition)
    the act of containing; keeping something from spreading (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a restraint that checks the motion of something (noun.artifact)
     
  • include or contain; have as a component (verb.stative)
    including by incorporating (noun.act)
     
  • lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits (verb.social)
    the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    quality of being moderate and avoiding extremes (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity (noun.cognition)
     

domain category (contain is domain category of ....)

  • be divisible by (verb.stative)
    the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation domain category comprise incorporate bear carry check control defend hold back keep include be cut down cut out bound confine conquer curb hold take bear carry accommodate containment catch bridle check moderateness moderation arithmetic

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