Look-Up
line (n):
the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
Samples
he's not in my line of business
Related Word: occupation
line (n):
acting in conformity
Samples
in line with.
he got out of line.
toe the line
line (n):
a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
line (n):
something (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible
Samples
a washing line
line (n):
the road consisting of railroad track and roadbed
line (n):
a commercial organization serving as a common carrier
line (n):
a particular kind of product or merchandise
Samples
a nice line of shoes
line (n):
mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it
line (n):
a pipe used to transport liquids or gases
Samples
a pipeline runs from the wells to the seaport
line (n):
a telephone connection
line (n):
a conceptual separation or distinction
Samples
there is a narrow line between sanity and insanity
Related Words: contrastdemarcation
line (n):
a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning
Samples
I can't follow your line of reasoning
Related Word: argumentation
line (n):
(often plural) a means of communication or access
Samples
it must go through official channels.
lines of communication were set up between the two firms

Related Word: channel
line (n):
a short personal letter
Samples
drop me a line when you get there
line (n):
a mark that is long relative to its width
Samples
He drew a line on the chart
line (n):
text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen
Samples
the letter consisted of three short lines.
there are six lines in every stanza
line (n):
persuasive but insincere talk that is usually intended to deceive or impress
Samples
`let me show you my etchings' is a rather worn line.
he has a smooth line but I didn't fall for it.
that salesman must have practiced his fast line of talk
line (n):
a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
Samples
she was humming an air from Beethoven
Related Word: melody
line (n):
the descendants of one individual
Samples
his entire lineage has been warriors
Related Words: descentparentage
line (n):
a connected series of events or actions or developments
Samples
the government took a firm course.
historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available
line (n):
a formation of people or things one behind another
Samples
the line stretched clear around the corner.
you must wait in a long line at the checkout counter
line (n):
a formation of people or things one beside another
Samples
the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed.
they were arrayed in line of battle.
the cast stood in line for the curtain call
line (n):
a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent
line (n):
in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
line (n):
a fortified position (especially one marking the most forward position of troops)
Samples
they attacked the enemy's line
line (n):
a single frequency (or very narrow band) of radiation in a spectrum
line (n):
the maximum credit that a customer is allowed
line (n):
space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising
line (n):
a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point
line (n):
a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface
Samples
his face has many lines.
ironing gets rid of most wrinkles

Related Words: creasecrinklefurrowwrinkle
line (v):
make a mark or lines on a surface
Samples
draw a line.
trace the outline of a figure in the sand

Related Words: deatedrawtrace
line (v):
reinforce with fabric
Samples
lined books are more enduring
line (v):
fill plentifully
Samples
line one's pockets
line (v):
cover the interior of
Samples
line the gloves.
line a chimney
line (v):
mark with lines
Samples
sorrow had lined his face
line (v):
be in line with; form a line along
Samples
trees line the riverbank
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

make hay while the sun shines

Su akarken testiyi doldur, fırsat varken yapmak.
If you have an opportunity to do something, do it before the opportunity expires.


Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: