A to Z, A to izzard, Brownian movement, Platonic form, Platonic idea, Zeitgeist, abet, accepted, accommodate, accord, accretion, acrid, aculeate, acuminate, acute, adapt, address, adhere, adherence, adhesion, adjust, adjust to, advance, aesthetic form, affix, affluence, afflux, affluxion, age group, agglomerate, agglomeration, agglutination, aggregate, aim, aim at, air, all, all and sundry, all ready, all set
, allocate, allot, alpha and omega, anchor, anchored, angular motion, animus, annex, appoint, appropriate to, aptitude, aptness, archetype, armed, armed and ready, arrange, arranged, art form, ascending, ascent, ascertained, aspect, assemblage, assign, assign to, assigned, assimilate, assured, attach, attested, attitude, attune, authorize, axial motion, azimuth, back number, back-number, backed, backflowing, backing, backward motion, balking, balky, banal, band, barb, base, battalion, battery, be gravid, be knocked up, be pregnant, be seated, be with child, be-all, be-all and end-all, bear, bearing, bearings, bed, beginning and end, belay, bend, bend to, bent, bestow, bet, bevy, bewhiskered, bias, bigoted, block, block out, blood, blueprinted, body, bonded, booted and spurred, borne, bracket, branch, breed, briefed, brigade, broadcast, bromidic, brood, build, build in, bulldogged, bulletheaded, bullheaded, bump, bunch, burden with, cabal, cabinet, cadre, cake, calcified, calculated, callous, calloused, camarilla, candy, career, carry, carry young, carve, case-hardened, cast, caste, category, cave, cave in, celestial navigation, cell, cement, cemented, certain, certified, character, charge, charmed circle, charted, chassis, chisel, chronic, cicatrize, cinch, circle, circumscribed, circumscript, clabber, clamp, clan, clasp, class, cleave, climbing, clinch, cling, cling to, clinging, clique, clock, close, close up, closed circle, clot, clotting, clump, cluster, clustering, coached, coagulate, coagulation, cock, cocked, cohere, coherence, cohesion, cohesiveness, cohort, collection, common, commonplace, compaction, company, complement, comportment, compose, concourse, concrete, concretion, condensation, condense, conduce, configuration, confirm, confirmed, confluence, conflux, conformable, conformation, congeal, congealment, congelation, conglobation, conglomerate, conglomeration, console, consolidation, constant, constitution, consuetudinary, contingent, contribute, contrived, conventional, coordinate, copy, corny, corps, coterie, couple, course, cover, covey, cramp, create, crew, crosscurrent, crowd, crusted, crusty, crystallize, crystallized, curd, curdle, current, customary, cut, cut to, cut-and-dried, cutting, dead reckoning, decided, decisive, decline, decree, deep-dye, deep-dyed, deep-engraven, deep-fixed, deep-grounded, deep-laid, deep-rooted, deep-seated, deep-set
, deep-settled, define, defined, definite, defluxion, delimited, demand, demarcated, demeanor, denominate, deployed, deportment, deposit, descend, descending, descent, designate, designed, destine, detachment, detail, determinate, determine, determined, devised, diathesis, dibble, dictate, diehard, dip, direct, direction, direction line, directionize, dispose, disposition, disseminate, division, dogged, dogmatic, double-edged, downflow, downpour, downward motion, drift, driftage, drill, droop, drop, dry, dyed-in-the-wool, each and every, earmark, ebb, ebbing, eccentricity, edge, edged, edition, efform, elite, elite group, embed, embedded, embosomed, embossed, embrace, emplace, emplaced, encircled, engraft, engrafted, engrave, engraved, enjoin, ensconce, ensconced, entrench, entrenched, equalize, equipped, especial, establish, established, estate, etch, etched, everyday, everything, exact, exposure, faction, fade, familiar, familiarized, fanatic, fashion, fast, fasten, fasten upon, fastened, fate, featheredged, figuration, figure, figured, file, fine, firm, firmly established, fit, fix, fix on, fixed, fleet, flight, flinty, flood, flop, flop down, flow, flow back, flow in, flow out, flowing, fluency, flump, flump down, flush, flux, foment, forest, forge, form, formalize, format, formation, forward motion, fossilized, found, founder, frame, freeze to, freight with, frontage, fusty, game, gang, gear to, gel, gelatinate, gelatinize, generally accepted, genius, genre, gestate, get up steam, give way, glacial movement, glued, go, go down, good and ready, grade, graft, grain, granulate, granulated, grapple, grasp, graven, grind, groomed, ground, group, grouping, groupment, grow together, guaranteed, gush, hackney, hackneyed, hang on, hang together, hardened, hardheaded, harmonize, hatch, have a tendency, head, heading, headstrong, heal, heal over, hedged about, helmsmanship, hew, hold, hold a heading, hold on, hold together, homologate, homologize, hone, hornified, housing, hover, hug, idiosyncrasy, immovable, impact, implant, implanted, impose, impose on, impose upon, impress, impressed, impression, imprint, imprinted, in arms, in battle array, in readiness, in the bag, in the saddle, in the works, in-group, inclination, incline, incorrigible, incrassate, incrusted, incubate, inculcated, indelibly impressed, indicate, individualism, indurate, indurated, ineffectual, infix, infixed, inflexible, inflict on, inflict upon, inflow, informed, ingrain, ingrained, ingroup, ingrown, inner circle, inner form, inscribe, inseminate, inseparability, inspissate, install, installed, instigate, instilled, instruct, instrument, instrumentate, intent, intolerant, invest, inveterate, inwrought, irreversible, issue, jam, jammed, jell, jellify, jelly, junction, junta, junto, justify, keen, keen-edged, key to, kidney, kin, kit, knack, knead, knifelike, knit, knock out, knot, label, lapidified, lapse, lay, lay down, lay on, lay out, lay the foundation, layout, lead, lean, leaning, length and breadth, level, level at, levy, library, library edition, lick into shape, lie, limited, line, line of direction, line of march, line of position, load, loaded, loaded for bear, located, lodge, long-established, look to, look-alikes, lopper, lot, lower, loyal, lump, made sure, main current, mainstream, make, make an adaptation, make assignments, make fast, make obligatory, make plumb, make uniform, make up, makeup, mark, mark off, mark out for, mass, matching pair, matrix, mature, mean, measure, melodize, mental set
, mention, methodized, mettle, mien, mill run, millrace, mind, mind-set
, mint, mise-en-scene, mob, mobilized, modality, mode, model, mold, moor, moth-eaten, motion, mounting, movement, mulish, musicalize, musty, nailed down, name, narrow, nature, navigation, normal, nose, number, oblique motion, obstinate, obtaining, oilstone, old hat, old-line, on a rock, on bedrock, on ice, on the agenda, on the anvil, on the calendar, on the carpet, on the docket, on the mark, on the tapis, one and all, ongoing, onrush, onward course, open-and-shut, opinionated, orchestrate, ordain, order, ordinary, organized, orientation, ossified, out-group, outfit, outflow, overrun, overzealous, pack, package, package deal, pair, paltry, park, party, passage, pattern, peer group, perch, persevering, persist, pertinacious, petrified, phalanx, pi, pi a form, pick out, pigeonhole, pigheaded, pilotage, piloting, pin down, pitch, place, placed, planned, plant, planted, platitudinous, platoon, play, plop, plop down, plotted, plump, plunging, point, point at, point out, point to, popular, port, portion off, pose, posit, position, position line, positioned, posse, post, posted, pot, pour, prearranged, predicament, predilection, predisposition, preference, prepare, prepared, prepared and ready, prescribe, prescribed, prescriptive, presence, present, prevalent, prime, primed, print, printing, proclivity, progress, projected, proportion, prototype, proved, provided, provoke, psyched up, put, put down, put in, put in tune, put on, put to, put to music, put up, put upon, quarter, race, radial motion, radio, radio bearing, radio receiver, radio set
, radio telescope, raise, random motion, range, rank, rating, rationalized, razor-edged, ready, ready for anything, received, receiver, receiving set
, reconcile, rectify, redound to, reflowing, refluence, reflux, reforest, regiment, regression, regular, regulate, regulation, regurgitate, reinforced, remain seated, require, reserve, reset, resolute, resolved, restive, restrict, restrict to, retimber, retrogression, right, right itself, rigid, rigidified, ring, ripe, rising, riveted, roost, root, rooted, rough out, roughcast, roughhew, rubric, run, rush, saddle with, sag, salon, sapling, scab over, scatter seed, scenery, schedule, scheduled, schematized, school edition, scion, sclerotic, score, screw up, sculpt, sculpture, seat, seated, section, secure, seed, seed down, seedling, select, self-willed, seminate, sept, series, serve, set
in print, set
to music, set
up, setting, settle, settle down, settled, settled in habit, shape, shaped, sharp, sharpen, shoot, show a tendency, sideward motion, sight on, significant form, signify, similarize, sink, sink down, sinking, sit, sit down, situate, situated, slant, slip, slouch, slump, slump down, small, soaring, solidification, solidified, solidify, sot, sound, sow, sow broadcast, spate, special, specialize, specific, specified, specify, spiculate, spotted, spread, sprig, sprout, spur, squad, square, stabilized, stable, stage, stage set
, stage setting, stake, stale, stamp, standard, staple, state, stated, station, stationed, status, staunch, stay, stay put, steadfast, steady, steam up, steeled, steely, steer, steerage, steering, stereotype, stereotyped, sternway, stick, stick together, sticking, stiff-necked, stiffened, stipulate, stipulated, stir up, stock, strain, strap, strategetic, strategic, stratum, streak, stream, strengthened, string, stripe, strong-willed, strongheaded, strop, structure, stubborn, stuck, style, subdivision, subgroup, subject to, submerge, submit, suborder, subside, subsiding, sucker, suit, suite, sulky, sullen, sur le tapis, surge, surge back, surrounded, swag, swing, sync, synchronize, systematized, tactical, tag, tailor, take a set
, take hold of, talent, taped, taper, task, tax, team, temper, temperament, tenacious, tend, tend to go, tendency, tenor, tested, the corpus, the ensemble, the entirety, the general tendency, the lot, the main course, the whole, the whole range, thermoform, thick, thicken, thorough, threadbare, tide, tight, tighten, time spirit, time-honored, timeworn, title, tone, toughened, track, trade book, trade edition, traditional, train, train upon, traject, trajet, transcribe, transplant, transpose, trend, tribe, trice up, tried, trim, trim to, trite, troop, troupe, true, true up, truistic, tune, turn, turn of mind, turn upon, twig, twins, twist, two-edged, type, unbending, uncooperative, undeflectable, undercurrent, undertow, unflappable, unoriginal, unregenerate, unshaken, unswerving, unyielding, up in arms, upward motion, usual, verge, vest, vested, vigilant, vitrified, volume, wager, warm up, warmed-over, warp, warranted, water flow, way, we-group, wedge, wedged, weight down with, well-established, well-founded, well-grounded, well-known, well-prepared, well-set
, well-settled, well-worn, whet, whip up, widespread, willful, wind, wind up, wing, wireless, wireless set
, wonted, work, work toward, worked out, worn, worn thin, write, yoke with
habit, habitude, assuetude, assuefaction, wont, run, way, common state of things, general state of things, natural state of things, ordinary state of things, ordinary course of things, ordinary run of things, matter of course, beaten path, beaten track, beaten ground, prescription, custom, use, usage, immemorial usage, practice, prevalence, observance, conventionalism, conventionality, mode, fashion, vogue, etiquette, order of the day, cry, conformity, consuetude, dustoor, one's old way, old school, veteris vestigia flammae, laudator temporis acti, rule, standing order, precedent, routine, red-tape, red-tapism, pipe clay, rut, groove, cacoethes, bad habit, confirmed habit, inveterate habit, intrinsic habit, addiction, trick, training, seasoning, second nature, acclimatization, knack, habitual, accustomary, prescriptive, accustomed, of daily occurrence, of everyday occurrence, consuetudinary, wonted, usual, general, ordinary, common, frequent, everyday, household, garden variety, jog, trot, well-trodden, well-known, familiar, vernacular, trite, commonplace, conventional, regular, set
, stock, established, stereotyped, prevailing, prevalent, current, received, acknowledged, recognized, accredited, of course, admitted, understood, conformable, according to use, according to custom, according to routine, in vogue, in fashion, in, with it, fashionable, wont, used to, given to, addicted to, attuned to, habituated, in the habit of, habitue, at home in, seasoned, imbued with, devoted to, wedded to, hackneyed, fixed, rooted, deep-rooted, ingrafted, permanent, inveterate, besetting, naturalized, ingrained, habitually, always, as usual, as is one's wont, as things go, as the world goes, as the sparks fly upwards, more suo, more solito, ex more, as a rule, for the most part, usually, generally, typically, most often, most frequently, cela s'entend, abeunt studia in mores, adeo in teneris consuescere multum est, consuetudo quasi altera natura, hoc erat in more majorum, How use doth breed a habit in a man!, magna est vis consuetudinis, morent fecerat usus.
state, condition, category, estate, lot, ease, trim, mood, pickle, plight, temper, aspect, dilemma, pass, predicament, constitution, habitude, diathesis, frame, fabric, stamp, set
, fit, mold, mould, mode, modality, schesis, form, tone, tenor, turn, trim, guise, fashion, light, complexion, style, character, conditional, modal, formal, structural, organic, conditionally, as the matter stands, as things are, such being the case.
join, unite, conjoin, connect, associate, put together, lay together, clap together, hang together, lump together, hold together, piece together, tack together, fix together, bind up together together, embody, reembody, roll into one, attach, fix, affix, saddle on, fasten, bind, secure, clinch, twist, make fast, tie, pinion, string, strap, sew, lace, tat, stitch, tack, knit, button, buckle, hitch, lash, truss, bandage, braid, splice, swathe, gird, tether, moor, picket, harness, chain, fetter, lock, latch, belay, brace, hook, grapple, leash, couple, accouple, link, yoke, bracket, marry, bridge over, span, braze, pin, nail, bolt, hasp, clasp, clamp, crimp, screw, rivet, impact, solder, set
, weld together, fuse together, wedge, rabbet, mortise, miter, jam, dovetail, enchase, graft, ingraft, inosculate, entwine, intwine, interlink, interlace, intertwine, intertwist, interweave, entangle, twine round, belay, tighten, trice up, screw up, be joined, hang together, hold together, cohere.
junction, joining, joinder, union connection, conjunction, conjugation, annexion, annexation, annexment, astriction, attachment, compagination, vincture, ligation, alligation, accouplement, marriage infibulation, inosculation, symphysis, anastomosis, confluence, communication, concatenation, meeting, reunion, assemblage, coition, copulation, sex, sexual congress, sexual conjunction, sexual intercourse, love-making, joint, joining, juncture, pivot, hinge, articulation, commissure, seam, gore, gusset, suture, stitch, link, miter mortise, closeness, tightness coherence, combination, annexationist, joined, joint, conjoint, conjunct, corporate, compact, hand in hand, firm, fast, close, tight, taut, taught, secure, set
, intervolved, inseparable, indissoluble, insecable, severable, jointly, in conjunction with, fast, firmly intimately, tria juncta in uno.
coherence, adherence, adhesion, adhesiveness, concretion accretion, conglutination, agglutination, agglomeration, aggregation, consolidation, set
, cementation, sticking, soldering, connection, dependence, tenacity, toughness, stickiness, inseparability, inseparableness, bur, remora, conglomerate, concrete, cohesive, adhesive, adhering, cohering, tenacious, tough, sticky, united, unseparated, unsessile, inseparable, inextricable, infrangible, compact.
prepare, get ready, make ready, make preparations, settle preliminaries, get up, sound the note of preparation, set
in order, put in order, forecast, prepare the ground, plow the ground, dress the ground, till the soil, cultivate the soil, predispose, sow the seed, lay a train, dig a mine, lay the groundwork, fix the groundwork, lay the basis, fix the basis, lay the foundations, fix the foundations, dig the foundations, erect the scaffolding, lay the first stone, roughhew, cut out work, block out, hammer out, lick into shape, elaborate, mature, ripen, mellow, season, bring to maturity, nurture, hatch, cook, brew, temper, anneal, smelt, barbecue, infumate, maturate, equip, arm, man, fit-out, fit up, furnish, rig, dress, garnish, betrim, accouter, array, fettle, fledge, dress up, furbish up, brush up, vamp up, refurbish, sharpen one's tools, trim one's foils, set
, prime, attune, whet the knife, whet the sword, wind up, screw up, adjust, put in trim, put in train, put in gear, put in working order, put in tune, put in a groove for, put in harness, pack, train, inure, breed, prepare for, rehearse, make provision for, take steps, take measures, take precautions, provide, provide against, beat up for recruits, open the door to, set
one's house in order, make all snug, clear the decks, clear for action, close one's ranks, shuffle the cards, prepare oneself, serve an apprenticeship, lay oneself out for, get into harness, gird up one's loins, buckle on one's armor, reculer pour mieux sauter, prime and load, shoulder arms, get the steam up, put the horses to, guard against, make sure against, forearm, make sure, prepare for the evil day, have a rod in pickle, provide against a rainy day, feather one's nest, lay in provisions, make investments, keep on foot, be prepared, be ready, hold oneself in readiness, keep one's powder dry, lie in wait for, anticipate, principiis obstare, veniente occurrere morbo.
assemblage, collection, collocation, colligation, compilation, levy, gathering, ingathering, muster, attroupement, team, concourse, conflux, congregation, contesseration, convergence, meeting, levee, reunion, drawing room, at home, conversazione, assembly, congress, convention, conventicle, gemote, conclave, posse, posse comitatus, Noah's ark, miscellany, collectanea, museum, menagerie, museology, crowd, throng, group, flood, rush, deluge, rabble, mob, press, crush, cohue, horde, body, tribe, crew, gang, knot, squad, band, party, swarm, shoal, school, covey, flock, herd, drove, atajo, bunch, drive, force, mulada, remuda, roundup, array, bevy, galaxy, corps, company, troop, troupe, task force, army, regiment, host, populousness, clan, brotherhood, fraternity, sorority, association, volley, shower, storm, cloud, group, cluster, Pleiades, clump, pencil, set
, batch, lot, pack, budget, assortment, bunch, parcel, packet, package, bundle, fascine, fasces, bale, seron, seroon, fagot, wisp, truss, tuft, shock, rick, fardel, stack, sheaf, haycock, fascicle, fascicule, fasciculus, gavel, hattock, stook, accumulation, congeries, heap, lump, pile, rouleau, tissue, mass, pyramid, bing, drift, snowball, snowdrift, acervation, cumulation, glomeration, agglomeration, conglobation, conglomeration, conglomerate, coacervate, coacervation, coagmentation, aggregation, concentration, congestion, omnium gaterum, spicilegium, black hole of Calcutta, quantity, collector, gatherer, whip, whipper in, assembled, closely packed, dense, serried, crowded to suffocation, teeming, swarming, populous, as thick as hops, all of a heap, fasciculated cumulative, the plot thickens, acervatim, tibi seris tibi metis.
class, division, category, categorema, head, order, section, department, subdepartment, province, domain, kind, sort, genus, species, variety, family, order, kingdom, race, tribe, caste, sept, clan, breed, type, subtype, kit, sect, set
, subset, assortment, feather, kidney, suit, range, gender, sex, kin, manner, description, denomination, designation, rubric, character, stamp predicament, indication, particularization, selection, specification, similarity.
party, faction, side, denomination, communion, set
, crew, band, horde, posse, phalanx, family, clan, team, tong, council, community, body, fellowship, sodality, solidarity, confraternity, familistere, familistery, brotherhood, sisterhood, knot, gang, clique, ring, circle, group, crowd, in-crowd, coterie, club, casino, machine, Tammany, Tammany Hall, corporation, corporate body, guild, establishment, company, copartnership, partnership, firm, house, joint concern, joint-stock company, cahoot, combine, trust, society, association, institute, institution, union, trades union, league, syndicate, alliance, Verein, Bund, Zollverein, combination, Turnverein, league offensive and defensive, alliance offensive and defensive, coalition, federation, confederation, confederacy, junto, cabal, camarilla, camorra, brigue, freemasonry, party spirit, Confederates, Conservatives, Democrats, Federalists, Federals, Freemason, Knight Templar, Kuklux, Kuklux Klan, KKK, Liberals, Luddites, Republicans, Socialists, Tories, Whigs staff, dramatis personae, in league, in partnership, in alliance, bonded together, banded together, linked, joined together, embattled, confederated, federative, joint, hand in hand, side by side, shoulder to shoulder, en masse, in the same boat.
command, order, decree, enact, ordain, dictate, direct, give orders, prescribe, set
, appoint, mark out, set
a task, prescribe a task, impose a task, set
to work, put in requisition, bid, enjoin, charge, call upon, instruct, require at the hands of, exact, impose, tax, task, demand, insist on, claim, lay claim to, revendicate, reclaim, cite, summon, call for, send for, subpoena, beckon, issue a command, make a requisition, issue a requisition, promulgate a requisition, make a decree, issue a decree, promulgate a decree, make an order, issue an order, promulgate an order, give the word of command, give the word, give the signal, call to order, give the law, lay down the law, assume the command, remand, be ordered, receive an order.
be firm, stick fast, stand firm, keep firm, remain firm, weather the storm, stay the course, stick to the course, keep the faith, don't give in, don't buckle under, settle, establish, stablish, ascertain, fix, set
, stabilitate, retain, keep hold, make good, make sure, fasten, set
on its legs, float, perpetuate, settle down, strike roots, put down roots, take root, take up one's abode, build one's house on a rock.
tendency, aptness, aptitude, proneness, proclivity, bent, turn, tone, bias, set
, leaning to, predisposition, inclination, propensity, susceptibility, conatus, nisus, liability, quality, nature, temperament, idiocrasy, idiosyncrasy, cast, vein, grain, humor, mood, drift, conduciveness, conducement, applicability, subservience, tending, conducive, working towards, in a fair way to, calculated to, liable, subservient, useful, subsidiary, for, whither.
place, situate, locate, localize, make a place for, put, lay, set
, seat, station, lodge, quarter, post, install, house, stow, establish, fix, pin, root, graft, plant, shelve, pitch, camp, lay down, deposit, reposit, cradle, moor, tether, picket, pack, tuck in, embed, imbed, vest, invest in, billet on, quarter upon, saddle with, load, lade, freight, pocket, put up, bag, inhabit, domesticate, colonize, take root, strike root, anchor, cast anchor, come to an anchor, sit down, settle down, settle, take up one's abode, take up one's quarters, plant oneself, establish oneself, locate oneself, squat, perch, hive, se nicher, bivouac, burrow, get a footing, encamp, pitch one's tent, put up at, put up one's horses at, keep house, endenizen, naturalize, adopt, put back, replace.
form, figure, shape, conformation, configuration, make, formation, frame, construction, cut, set
, build, trim, cut of one's jib, stamp, type, cast, mold, fashion, contour, structure, plasmature, feature, lineament, turn, phase, posture, attitude, pose, morphism, isomorphism, forming, formation, figuration, efformation, sculpture, plasmation, formed, plastic, fictile, formative, fluid, plasmic, isomorphous, pleomorphic, protean, changeable.
form, shape, figure, fashion, efform, carve, cut, chisel, hew, cast, rough hew, rough cast, sketch, block out, hammer out, trim, lick into shape, put into shape, model, knead, work up into, set
, mold, sculpture, cast, stamp, build.
be sharp, taper to a point, bristle with, render sharp, sharpen, point, aculeate, whet, barb, spiculate, set
, strop, grind, chip (flint), cut.
sharpness, acuity, acumination, spinosity, point, spike, spine, spicule, spiculum, needle, hypodermic needle, tack, nail, pin, prick, prickle, spur, rowel, barb, spit, cusp, horn, antler, snag, tag thorn, bristle, Adam's needle, bear grass, tine, yucca, nib, tooth, tusk, spoke, cog, ratchet, crag, crest, arete, cone peak, sugar loaf, pike, aiguille, spire, pyramid, steeple, beard, chevaux de frise, porcupine, hedgehog, brier, bramble, thistle, comb, awn, beggar's lice, bur, burr, catchweed, cleavers, clivers, goose, grass, hairif, hariff, flax comb, hackle, hatchel, heckle, wedge, knife edge, cutting edge, blade, edge tool, cutlery, knife, penknife, whittle, razor, razor blade, safety razor, straight razor, electric razor, scalpel, bistoury, lancet, plowshare, coulter, colter, hatchet, ax, pickax, mattock, pick, adze, gill, billhook, cleaver, cutter, scythe, sickle, scissors, shears, pruning shears, cutters, wire cutters, nail clipper, paper cutter, sword, bodkin, belduque, bowie knife, paring knife, bushwhacker, drawing knife, drawing shave, microtome, chisel, screwdriver blade, flint blade, guillotine, sharpener, hone, strop, grindstone, whetstone, novaculite, steel, emery, sharp, keen, acute, acicular, aciform, aculeated, acuminated, pointed, tapering, conical, pyramidal, mucronate, mucronated, spindle shaped, needle shaped, spiked, spiky, ensiform, peaked, salient, cusped, cuspidate, cuspidated, cornute, cornuted, cornicultate, prickly, spiny, spinous, spicular, thorny, bristling, muricated, pectinated, studded, thistly, briary, craggy, snaggy, digitated, two-edged, fusiform, dentiform, denticulated, toothed, odontoid, starlike, stellated, stelliform, sagittate, sagittiform, arrowheaded, arrowy, barbed, spurred, acinaciform, apiculate, apiculated, aristate, awned, awny, bearded, calamiform, cone-shaped, coniform, crestate, echinate, gladiate, lanceolate, lanciform, awl, awl-shaped, lance-shaped, awl- shaped, scimitar-shaped, sword-shaped, setarious, spinuliferous, subulate, tetrahedral, xiphoid, cutting, sharp edged, knife edged, sharp as a razor, keen as a razor, sharp as a needle, sharp as a tack, sharpened, set
direction, management, managery, government, gubernation, conduct, legislation, regulation, guidance, bossism, legislature, steerage, pilotage, reins, reins of government, helm, rudder, needle, compass, guiding star, load star, lode star, pole star, cynosure, supervision, superintendence, surveillance, oversight, eye of the master, control, charge, board of control, command, premiership, senatorship, director, chair, portfolio, statesmanship, statecraft, kingcraft, queencraft, ministry, ministration, administration, stewardship, proctorship, agency, director, directing, hegemonic, at the helm, at the head of, direction, bearing, course, vector, set
, drift, tenor, tendency, incidence, bending, trending, dip, tack, aim, collimation, steering steerage, point of the compass, cardinal points, North East, South, West, N by E, ENE, NE by N, NE, rhumb, azimuth, line of collimation, line, path, road, range, quarter, line of march, alignment, allignment, air line, beeline, straight shoot, directed, directed towards, pointing towards, bound for, aligned, with alligned with, direct, straight, undeviating, unswerving, straightforward, North, Northern, Northerly, towards, on the road, on the high road to, en avant, versus, to, hither, thither, whither, directly, straight as an arrow, forwards as an arrow, point blank, in a bee line to, in a direct line to, as the crow flies, in a straight line to, in a bee line for, in a direct line for, in a straight line for, in a bee line with, in a direct line with, in a straight line with, in a line with, full tilt at, as the crow flies, before the wind, near the wind, close to the wind, against the wind, windwards, in the wind's eye, through, via, by way of, in all directions, in all manner of ways, quaquaversum, from the four winds, the shortest distance between two points is a stra.
descend, go down, drop down, come down, fall, gravitate, drop, slip, slide, rappel, settle, plunge, plummet, crash, decline, set
, sink, droop, come down a peg, slump, dismount, alight, light, get down, swoop, stoop, fall prostrate, precipitate oneself, let fall, tumble, trip, stumble, titubate, lurch, pitch, swag, topple, topple over, tumble over, topple down, tumble down, tilt, sprawl, plump down, come down a cropper.
be dense, become solid, render solid, solidify, solidate, concrete, set
, take a set
, consolidate, congeal, coagulate, curd, curdle, lopper, fix, clot, cake, candy, precipitate, deposit, cohere, crystallize, petrify, condense, thicken, gel, inspissate, incrassate, compress, squeeze, ram down, constipate.