bearings


bearings
Synonyms and related words:
abode, accommodation, achievement, adaptation, adjustment, alerion, alignment, animal charge, annulet, area, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, aspect, attitude, azimuth, azure, bandeau, bar, bar sinister, baton, bearing, bench mark, bend, bend sinister, billet, blazon, blazonry, bordure, broad arrow, cadency mark, canton, case, celestial navigation, chaplet, charge, chevron, chief, circumstance, coat of arms, cockatrice, condition, coronet, crescent, crest, cross, cross moline, crown, dead reckoning, device, difference, differencing, disorientation, district, eagle, emplacement, ermine, ermines, erminites, erminois, escutcheon, estate, exposure, falcon, fess, fess point, field, file, fix, flanch, fleur-de-lis, footing, fret, frontage, fur, fusil, garland, griffin, gules, gyron, hatchment, helmet, heraldic device, hole, honor point, impalement, impaling, inescutcheon, jam, label, latitude and longitude, lay, lie, lieu, line of position, lion, locale, locality, location, locus, lot, lozenge, mantling, marshaling, martlet, mascle, metal, modality, mode, motto, mullet, nombril point, octofoil, or, ordinary, orientation, orle, pale, paly, pass, pean, pheon, pickle, pilotage, pinpoint, place, placement, plight, point, position, position line, posture, predicament, purpure, quarter, quartering, radio bearing, rank, region, rose, sable, saltire, scutcheon, set, shield, site, situation, situs, spot, spread eagle, standing, state, station, status, stead, subordinary, tenne, tincture, torse, tressure, unicorn, vair, vert, whereabout, whereabouts, wreath, yale

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

Synonyms:
(in coats of arms)


Look at other dictionaries:

  • bearings — parts of a machine which bear the friction, 1791, from prp. of BEAR (Cf. bear) (v.). Meaning direction from a point of reference is from 1630s; to take (one s) bearings is from 1711 …   Etymology dictionary

  • bearings — index locality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bearings — n. orientation 1) to get one s bearings 2) to lose one s bearings * * * under (to bearings under pressure) [ orientation ] to get one s bearings to lose one s bearings bear up > . (D: intr.) to bearings against …   Combinatory dictionary

  • bearings — noun Bearings is used after these nouns: ↑wheel …   Collocations dictionary

  • bearings — bearing [n1] person’s conduct, posture address, air, aspect, attitude, behavior, carriage, comportment, demeanor, deportment, display, front, look, manner, mien, poise, port, pose, presence, set, stand; concepts 411,633 bearing [n2] significance… …   New thesaurus

  • bearings — I (Roget s IV) pl.n. Syn. orientation, relative position, location, direction, sense of direction, fix*; see also position 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. orientation, location …   English dictionary for students

  • bearings — n. orientation; understanding of position (especially in relation to fixed points) bear·ing || beÉ™rɪŋ n. behavior, deportment, demeanor, manner; influence; direction; machine part on which another part turns …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bearings —    In heraldry, graphic symbols and mottoes on a field …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • bearings — a device in a machine that allows two parts to rotate or move in contact with each other with reduced friction. → bearing …   English new terms dictionary

  • bearings — n. pl. Charges (in coats of arms) …   New dictionary of synonyms


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