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Synonyms for (noun) pit

Synonyms: colliery, pit Definition: a workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it

Hypernyms: work, workplace Definition: a place where work is done Usage: he arrived at work early today

Synonyms: orchestra pit, pit Definition: lowered area in front of a stage where an orchestra accompanies the performers

Hypernyms: area Definition: a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function Usage: the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants

Synonyms: pit, quarry, stone pit Definition: a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate Usage: a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'

Hypernyms: excavation Definition: a hole in the ground made by excavating

Synonyms: pit, pitfall Definition: a trap in the form of a concealed hole

Hypernyms: trap Definition: a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned

Synonyms: pit Definition: (auto racing) an area at the side of a racetrack where the race cars are serviced and refueled

Hypernyms: area Definition: a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function Usage: the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants

Synonyms: pit Definition: (commodity exchange) the part of the floor of a commodity exchange where trading in a particular commodity is carried on

Hypernyms: area Definition: a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function Usage: the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants

Synonyms: pit Definition: an enclosure in which animals are made to fight

Hypernyms: enclosure Definition: a structure consisting of an area that has been enclosed for some purpose

Synonyms: nether region, perdition, Hell, infernal region, Inferno, pit Definition: (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment Usage: Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell- John Milton; a demon from the depths of the pit; Hell is paved with good intentions-Dr. Johnson

Hypernyms: imaginary place, fictitious place, mythical place Definition: a place that exists only in imagination; a place said to exist in fictional or religious writings

Synonyms: pit, cavity Definition: a sizeable hole (usually in the ground) Usage: they dug a pit to bury the body

Hypernyms: hole, hollow Definition: a depression hollowed out of solid matter

Synonyms: endocarp, stone, pit Definition: the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed Usage: you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking

Hypernyms: seed vessel, pericarp Definition: the ripened and variously modified walls of a plant ovary

Synonyms: pit, fossa Definition: a concavity in a surface (especially an anatomical depression)

Hypernyms: cavity, cavum, bodily cavity Definition: (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body

Hypernyms: incurvation, incurvature, concave shape, concavity Definition: a shape that curves or bends inward

Synonyms for (verb) pit

Synonyms: stone, pit Definition: remove the pits from Usage: pit plums and cherries

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: pit, play off, oppose, match Definition: set into opposition or rivalry Usage: let them match their best athletes against ours; pit a chess player against the Russian champion; He plays his two children off against each other

Hypernyms: face, confront Definition: oppose, as in hostility or a competition Usage: You must confront your opponent; Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring; The two enemies finally confronted each other

Synonyms: scar, mark, pit, pock Definition: mark with a scar Usage: The skin disease scarred his face permanently

Hypernyms: deface, disfigure, blemish Definition: mar or spoil the appearance of Usage: scars defaced her cheeks; The vandals disfigured the statue