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ˈsɛn trəl

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  1. central, telephone exchange, exchange(noun)

    a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

    pariah, castaway, outcast, shipwreck survivor

  2. central(adj)

    in or near a center or constituting a center; the inner area

    "a central position"

    stint, stretching, reach, stretchiness, stretchability, reaching

    short, inelastic, contract, shrink

  3. cardinal, central, fundamental, key, primal(adj)

    serving as an essential component

    "a cardinal rule"; "the central cause of the problem"; "an example that was fundamental to the argument"; "computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure"

    fasten, restrain, tighten up, encumber, tighten, constrain, cumber, reduce, stiffen

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. central

    mediate, accessible, convenient

    remote, inaccessible, inconvenient

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. central(a)

    middle, centric, centrical, equidistant

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  1. Larry Lessig:

    From the start, it was clear that getting into the Democratic debates was the essential step in this campaign. I may be known in tiny corners of the tubes of the Internets, but I am not well-known to the American public generally, our only chance to make this issue central to the 2016 presidential election was to be in those debates.

  2. Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao:

    Having an election in 2017 for the chief executive using universal suffrage is the genuine hope of the central government, and also the common wish of the majority of Hong Kong's people.

  3. Tom Roseen:

    The Federal Reserve's dovish tone in its March meeting minutes along with tame wage growth numbers and news that the IMF lowered its outlook for global economic growth to 3.3% for 2019 were boons for longer-dated bond securities, investors were betting that neither the Fed nor other central banks were likely to hike rates anytime soon.

  4. The IDF:

    After terrorists in Gaza Strip fired a barrage of rockets at central and southern Israel over the past few hours, we just struck three Hamas terrorists in Gaza Strip.

  5. Nicolas Veron:

    There is an intense sense of frustration that central bankers are really harming discipline in the market place because they don't understand how it works.

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    An antonym of "spellbound"
    • A. mesmerized
    • B. disenchanted
    • C. fascinated
    • D. transfixed

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