doctor

What are the hypernyms for doctor?

Hypernyms for doctor

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Definitions for doctor

  • verb - give medical treatment to
  • verb - restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
  • noun - children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician's office; "the children explored each other's bodies by playing the game of doctor"
  • verb - alter and make impure
  • noun - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
  • noun - a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"
  • noun - (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages"
  • Pronounciation of doctor

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    Synonyms for doctor

    physician Doctor of the Church MD Dr. doc medico fix touch on bushel sophisticate repair furbish up doctor up mend restore

    Antonyms for doctor

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    Holonyms for doctor

    doctor-patient relation

    Hyponyms for doctor

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    Meronyms for doctor

    No meronyms found for doctor.

    Sounds like doctor

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