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Synonyms for mole
ˈmoʊ leɪmole

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Wiktionary

  1. mole5

    Synonyms:
    beauty mark, naevus, moll, gram molecule

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gram molecule, mole, molnoun

    the molecular weight of a substance expressed in grams; the basic unit of amount of substance adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, counterspy, gram molecule, groyne, groin, mol, seawall, jetty

  2. counterspy, molenoun

    a spy who works against enemy espionage

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, counterspy, gram molecule, groyne, groin, mol, seawall, jetty

  3. molenoun

    spicy sauce often containing chocolate

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, counterspy, gram molecule, jetty, groyne, groin, mol, seawall

  4. molenoun

    a small congenital pigmented spot on the skin

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, counterspy, gram molecule, jetty, groyne, groin, mol, seawall

  5. breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, bulwark, seawall, jettynoun

    a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, mol, groin, wall, counterspy, gram molecule, groyne, rampart, inguen, jetty, seawall

  6. molenoun

    small velvety-furred burrowing mammal having small eyes and fossorial forefeet

    Synonyms:
    bulwark, breakwater, counterspy, gram molecule, jetty, groyne, groin, mol, seawall

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. molenoun

    Synonyms:
    jetty, pier, breakwater

  2. molenoun

    Synonyms:
    [Zoöl.] mouldwarp, molewarp

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. mole

    Synonyms:
    Hydatiform mole

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How to use mole in a sentence?

  1. Justin Sherman:

    The Trump administration has taken almost like a whack-a-mole approach to dealing with these issues, because it seems that as soon as a Chinese company is in the news, all of a sudden that becomes the new target, it seems very unlikely that there is thinking going on about the longer term strategy, and much more likely that the focus instead is on this politically motivated attack on an application because it's a Chinese-owned app, even if there are real security questions.

  2. Brian Flannery:

    It was literally whack-a-mole. You would get the okay to spend cash when there was an incident. A reactive security program in that kind of environment is not what you're looking for.

  3. Dianne Feinstein:

    He was not a mole or a spy, but someone who a foreign intelligence service thought it could recruit.

  4. Andy Slavitt:

    We have to remember the fact that in the next two to six weeks, the variants that we've seen in Michigan, those variants are also present in other states. So our ability to vaccinate people quickly in each of those states, rather than taking vaccines and shifting it to playing whack-a-mole, isn't the strategy that public health leaders and scientists have laid out.

  5. Trillium Asset Management:

    The sheer volume, magnitude, and frequency of Facebook's controversies strongly suggests that the company's whack-a-mole approach is insufficient - Facebook needs to institutionalize stronger risk oversight mechanisms.

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