balance

What are the hypernyms for balance?

Hypernyms for balance

weight arrangement somebody remainder component part construction scale spatial property person mortal difference component equilibrium weighing machine spatiality individual soul part constituent wheel placement someone equality portion structure account be hold calculate carry match bear fit

Definitions for balance

  • verb - hold or carry in equilibrium
  • verb - compute credits and debits of an account
  • verb - bring into balance or equilibrium; "She has to balance work and her domestic duties"; "balance the two weights"
  • verb - be in equilibrium; "He was balancing on one foot"
  • noun - a scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
  • noun - a wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine; especially a wheel oscillating against the hairspring of a timepiece to regulate its beat
  • noun - a weight that balances another weight
  • noun - (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
  • noun - harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design); "in all perfectly beautiful objects there is found the opposition of one part to another and a reciprocal balance"- John Ruskin
  • noun - the seventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about September 23 to October 22
  • noun - (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra
  • noun - equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
  • noun - the difference between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
  • noun - something left after other parts have been taken away; "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
  • noun - equality of distribution
  • noun - a state of equilibrium
  • Pronounciation of balance

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    Synonyms for balance

    counterpoise symmetricalness Libra residual equilibrium balance wheel equalizer correspondence Libra the Balance residue equipoise counterweight equaliser proportion Libra the Scales residuum counterbalance symmetry proportionality remainder rest equilibrise poise equilibrate equilibrize

    Antonyms for balance

    imbalance unbalance

    Holonyms for balance

    No holonyms found for balance.

    Hyponyms for balance

    electronic balance steelyard tare bilateralism balance of trade carry-over invisible balance symmetry nitrogen balance microbalance lever scale regularity bilateral symmetry trade balance carry-forward leftover proportion spring balance beam scale geometrical regularity radial symmetry visible balance compensating balance remnant tension beam balance spring scale sash weight bilaterality trial balance trade gap offsetting balance conformation electrolyte balance counterbalance even off set off juggle correct even up countervail complement make up cancel trim compensate even out offset

    Meronyms for balance

    No meronyms found for balance.

    Sounds like balance

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