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address

noun

1 address

computer science The code that identifies where a piece of information is stored.

synonyms: computer address, reference.

Roget 550: indication; symbolism, symbolization; semiology, semiotics, semeiology, semeiotics; Zeitgeist.    [means of recognition: property] characteristic, diagnostic; lineament, feature, ... show more

Roget 765: request, requisition; claim etc. (demand) 741; petition, suit, prayer; begging letter, round robin.    motion, overture, ... show more

Roget 698: skill, skillfulness, address; dexterity, dexterousness; adroitness, expertness etc. adj.; proficiency, competence, technical competence, craft, callidity, ... show more

Roget 189: abode, dwelling, lodging, domicile, residence, apartment, place, digs, pad, address, habitation, where one's lot is cast, local habitation, berth, ... show more

Polish: adres, adres internetowy



2 address

The place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with.

Dutch: adres
Polish: adres

3 address

The act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience:
— He listened to an address on minor Roman poets.

synonym: speech.

Roget 586: allocution, alloquy, address; speech etc. 582; apostrophe, interpellation, appeal, invocation, salutation; word in the ear.    [Feigned dialogue] ... show more

Dutch: oratie, prevelement, rede, redevoering, speech, toespraak
Polish: mowa, przemowa, przemówienie

4 address

The manner of speaking to another individual.

Polish: zwrócenie się

5 address

A sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described.

6 address

Written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location.

synonyms: destination, name and address.

Dutch: rede
Polish: adres, adres pocztowy

7 address

The stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball.

8 address

Social skill.

synonym: savoir-faire.

Dutch: conversatie

verb

1 address

Speak to:
— He addressed the crowd outside the window.

synonym: turn to.

Dutch: aanklampen, toespreken

2 address

Give a speech to:
— The chairman addressed the board of trustees.

synonym: speak.

3 address

Put an address on (an envelope).

synonym: direct.

Dutch: adresseren, richten

4 address

Direct a question at someone.

5 address

Address or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question.

6 address

Greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name:
— He always addresses me with `Sir'.

synonym: call.

7 address

Access or locate by address.

8 address

Act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression.

synonyms: cover, deal, handle, plow, treat.

9 address

Speak to someone.

synonyms: accost, come up to.

Roget 586: speak to, address, accost, make up to, apostrophize, appeal to, invoke; ball, salute; call to, halloo.    take aside, take by the button; talk to in private.    ... show more

Dutch: toespreken

10 address

Adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting.


Moby thesaurus: Parthian shot, abiding place, ability, abode, accost, action, actions, activity, acts, address, adduce, adeptness, adroitness, advance, affability, affectation, affirmation, after-dinner speech, aim, air ... show more.

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