1. Come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
2. Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
3. Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
4. Locate (a moving entity) by means of a tracking system such as radar
5. Win something through one's efforts
6. Gain knowledge or skills
7. Gain through experience
8. To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own
9. Obtain; gain; come into possession of. acquired immune deficiency syndrome, AIDS.
1. To make quiet or put at rest; to pacify or appease; to quell; to calm.
2. To alleviate; to abate; to mitigate.
To come to terms or deal successfully with; SYN. get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manage.
To cause to lose courage; SYN. dash, scare off, pall, frighten off, scare away, frighten away, scare.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: dealt).
1. To behave in a certain way towards others.
2. To do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood; SYN. sell, trade.
3. To distribute (cards) to the players in a game.
4. To give (a specific card) to a player.
5. To sell (especially drugs).
6. To take action with respect to (someone or something):.
1. To cover with a floor; to furnish with a floor
2. To strike down or lay level with the floor; to knock down; hence, to silence by a conclusive answer or retort
1. To do forcibly; exert force
2. To impose or thrust urgently, importunately, or inexorably; SYN. thrust.
3. To physical or metaphorical, as in; SYN. run, drive, ram.
To obtain an advantage over; to surpass; to subdue.
Sinonimi: get the hang | control
1. To be or become completely proficient or skilled in; SYN. get the hang.
2. To have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; SYN. control.
1. To bear too much.
2. To overcome
(Irregular preterit, past participle: overcame, overcome).
To win a victory over; SYN. defeat.
To overcome by superior force; SYN. overmaster, overwhelm.
1. To charge someone with too many tasks; SYN. deluge, flood out.
2. To overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli; SYN. overpower, sweep over, whelm, overcome, overtake.
1. To be valid, applicable, or true; SYN. hold, obtain.
2. To cease to exist after resistance or a struggle; SYN. persist, die hard, run, endure.
3. To prove superior; SYN. triumph.
4. To use persuasion successfully
Sinonimi: scale down | simplify | tighten | cut down | cut back | trim | trim down | trim back | cut | bring down | melt off | lose weight | slim | slenderize | thin | slim down | boil down | concentrate
1. To lessen
2. To make smaller; SYN. scale down.
3. To make less complex; SYN. simplify.
4. To narrow or limit; SYN. tighten.
5. To lower in grade or rank; force somebody into an unpleasant situation.
6. To cut down on; make a reduction in; SYN. cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down.
7. To bring to humbler or weaker state or condition
8. To simplify the form of a mathematical equation of expression by substituting one term for another.
9. To take off weight; SYN. melt off, lose weight, slim, slenderize, thin, slim down.
10. To reposition back to its normal site, as of a broken bone, in surgery.
11. To undergo meiosis
12. To cook until very little liquid is left, as of sauces; SYN. boil down, concentrate.
To put down by force or intimidation; SYN. quash, keep down, subdue, subjugate, reduce.
To smother or suppress; SYN. dampen.
Joint above the hock of a horse
Joint above hock of horse, equivalent of human knee.
1. To put out of one's consciousness; in psychiatry; SYN. repress.
2. To put down by force or authority; SYN. stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb.
To be on top of
1. To conquer, overcome, or subdue in battle, as an enemy.
2. To defeat in any contest; to get the better of; to put down; to refute.