field

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Hypernyms for field

commercial enterprise installation knowledge base piece of land region geographic region ground environment business enterprise visual percept domain piece of ground geographical area land solid ground business visual image set parcel of land geographic area dry land terra firma facility knowledge domain tract parcel geographical region earth physical phenomenon select respond pick out play choose answer handle take reply palm

Definitions for field

  • verb - select (a team or individual player) for a game; "The Buckeyes fielded a young new quarterback for the Rose Bowl"
  • verb - answer adequately or successfully; "The lawyer fielded all questions from the press"
  • verb - play as a fielder
  • verb - catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket
  • noun - a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "they are outstanding in their field"
  • noun - a place where planes take off and land
  • noun - the area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)
  • noun - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
  • noun - all the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event
  • noun - all of the horses in a particular horse race
  • noun - (mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1; "the set of all rational numbers is a field"
  • noun - (computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information
  • noun - a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought; "they made a tour of Civil War battlefields"
  • noun - a region in which active military operations are in progress; "the army was in the field awaiting action"; "he served in the Vietnam theater for three years"
  • noun - somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected; "anthropologists do much of their work in the field"
  • noun - a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed; "he planted a field of wheat"
  • noun - a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"
  • noun - a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found; "the diamond fields of South Africa"
  • noun - extensive tract of level open land; "they emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain"; "he longed for the fields of his youth"
  • noun - the space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it
  • noun - a particular environment or walk of life; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"
  • Pronounciation of field

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    Synonyms for field

    airfield discipline field of study battleground theater playing field champaign domain landing field subject study field of battle theater of operations athletic field field of force area field of operation flying field subject area bailiwick field of honor theatre playing area force field orbit line of business field of view subject field battlefield field of operations theatre of operations plain sphere arena

    Antonyms for field

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    Holonyms for field

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    Hyponyms for field

    baseball field gridiron coalfield floodplain moorland steppe magnetic field distaff realm preserve aerodrome landing strip operative field major bibliotics architecture technology humanities divinity numerology bit field campus grain field rice paddy diamond palestra gasfield flood plain peneplain tundra magnetic flux front lap province drome strip occultism frontier ology engineering futurology liberal arts military science protology yard firebreak lawn arena court palaestra oilfield llano peneplane electric field flux kingdom political arena responsibility airport airstrip auxiliary airfield communications genealogy science engineering science futuristics arts escapology theogony grounds fireguard paddy scene of action football field bowling green flat moor snowfield gravitational field radiation field land political sphere airdrome flight strip microscopic field communication theory allometry scientific discipline applied science humanistic discipline theology graphology scalar field curtilage grainfield paddy field ball field

    Meronyms for field

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    Sounds like field

    fabled Fallot fallout fall out fauld fault faulty faveolate fealty feel out felid Felidae Fellata fellate fellatio felt felted felt hat field field day field hut filet file out filial duty filiate filled fillet fill out filth filthy