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Synonyms for dart
dɑrtdart

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dart

    To send is to cause to go or pass from one place to another, and always in fact or thought away from the agent or agency that controls the act. Send in its most common use involves personal agency without personal presence; according to the adage, "If you want your business done, go; if not, send;" one sends a letter or a bullet, a messenger or a message. In all the derived uses this same idea controls; if one sends a ball into his own heart, the action is away from the directing hand, and he is viewed as the passive recipient of his own act; it is with an approach to personification that we speak of the bow sending the arrow, or the gun the shot. To despatch is to send hastily or very promptly, ordinarily with a destination in view; to dismiss is to send away from oneself without reference to a destination; as, to dismiss a clerk, an application, or an annoying subject. To discharge is to send away so as to relieve a person or thing of a load; we discharge a gun or discharge the contents; as applied to persons, discharge is a harsher term than dismiss. To emit is to send forth from within, with no reference to a destination; as, the sun emits light and heat. Transmit, from the Latin, is a dignified term, often less vigorous than the Saxon send, but preferable at times in literary or scientific use; as, to transmit the crown, or the feud, from generation to generation; to transmit a charge of electricity. Transmit fixes the attention more on the intervening agency, as send does upon the points of departure and destination.

    Synonyms:
    cast, delegate, depute, despatch, discharge, dismiss, drive, emit, fling, forward, hurl, impel, lance, launch, project, propel, send, sling, throw, transmit

    Antonyms:
    bring, carry, convey, get, give, hand, hold, keep, receive, retain

    Preposition:
    To send from the hand to or toward (rarely at) a mark; send to a friend by a messenger or by mail; send a person into banishment; send a shell among the enemy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dartnoun

    a small narrow pointed missile that is thrown or shot

    Synonyms:
    flit

  2. dartnoun

    a tapered tuck made in dressmaking

    Synonyms:
    flit

  3. flit, dartverb

    a sudden quick movement

    Synonyms:
    flit

  4. flit, flutter, fleet, dartverb

    move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart

    "The hummingbird flitted among the branches"

    Synonyms:
    bat, pass off, fleet, palpitate, shoot, flitter, flit, scoot, fade, flicker, flutter, blow over, flash, evanesce, scud, pass, quiver, waver, dash

  5. dart, dash, scoot, scud, flash, shootverb

    run or move very quickly or hastily

    "She dashed into the yard"

    Synonyms:
    bourgeon, winkle, shoot, swank, burgeon forth, scud, frighten away, sprout, hit, crash, film, flash, smash, wink, rack, take, show off, pullulate, fool, fleet, flutter, scare off, flaunt, scare away, buck, scoot, fool away, ostentate, fritter, dissipate, flit, blink, pall, frivol away, daunt, fritter away, charge, inject, germinate, scare, shoot down, snap, photograph, blast, dash, spud, frighten off, pip, tear, twinkle

  6. dartverb

    move with sudden speed

    "His forefinger darted in all directions as he spoke"

    Synonyms:
    flit, scoot, flash, fleet, scud, flutter, shoot, dash

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dartverb

    Synonyms:
    hurl, throw, launch, jaculate, let fly

  2. dartverb

    Synonyms:
    emit, shoot, send off

  3. dartverb

    Synonyms:
    rush, fly swiftly

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dartverb

    Synonyms:
    hurl, launch, jaculate, spring, dodge, bolt, shoot

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dart":

    eicc, darter, darts

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. DART

    Synonyms:
    Dilation vs Ablation Revascularization Trial

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How to use dart in a sentence?

  1. Kleomenis Tsiganis:

    Dimorphos, which means' two forms,' reflects the status of this object as the first celestial body to have the' form' of its orbit significantly changed by humanity — in this case, by the DART impact, as such, it will be the first object to be known to humans by two, very different forms, the one seen by DART before impact and the other seen by the European Space Agency's Hera, a few years later.

  2. Mahabharata:

    A wound inflicted by arrows heals, a wood cut down by an axe grows, but harsh words are hateful?a wound inflicted by them does not heal. Arrows of different sorts can be extracted from the body, but a word-dart cannot be drawn out, for it is seated in the heart.

  3. Tom Statler:

    Astronomers will be able to compare observations from Earth-based telescopes before and after DART's kinetic impact to determine how much the orbital period of Dimorphos changed, that's the key measurement that will tell us how the asteroid responded to our deflection effort.

  4. Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne:

    There are two cars in particular, the Dodge Dart and the Chrysler 200, which will run their course but without creating additional capacity in the United States, we need to re-utilize ... plant infrastructure to try and deal with the development of both Jeep and the Ram brands.

  5. Gary Bradshaw:

    You can't just throw a dart because some of these typical safe-havens are trading at much higher market multiples than they typically do, it's hard for me to buy a utility company when I could buy a company like Home Depot.


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