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Sinônimos de figure

(substantivo) 
Definition
an amount expressed in numbers
No one really knows the true figures.
Sinônimos
statistic
,
amount
I still do a certain amount of work for them.
, ,
quantity
a vast quantity of food
,
number
I have had an enormous number of letters from concerned parents.
(substantivo) 
Definition
a written symbol for a number
Deduct the second figure from the first.
Sinônimos
digit
Her telephone number differs from mine by one digit.
,
character
Chinese characters inscribed on a plaque
,
symbol
The artist uses the oak tree as a symbol of strength.
,
number
None of the doors have numbers on them.
,
numeral
a flat, square wristwatch with roman numerals
,
(substantivo) 
Definition
visible shape or form
A figure appeared in the doorway.
Sinônimos
outline
She could see only the hazy outline of the trees.
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form
She saw the form of a person coming towards her.
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shape
the shapes of the trees against the sky
,
shadow
All he could see was his shadow.
,
profile
His handsome profile was turned away from us.
,
silhouette
the dark silhouette of the castle ruins
(substantivo) 
Definition
a representation in painting or sculpture, esp. of the human body
a life-size bronze figure of a woman
Sinônimos
representation
a life-like representation of Christ
,
image
The polished stone bore the graven image of a snakebird.
,
likeness
The museum displays wax likenesses of every U.S. president.
(substantivo) 
Definition
a slim bodily shape
Take pride in your health and your figure.
Sinônimos
,
build
the smallness of his build
,
body
The largest organ in the body is the liver.
,
frame
belts pulled tight against their bony frames
,
proportions
,
chassis (slang)
,
torso
Lower your torso one inch, and stretch up with your arms.
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physique
He has the physique and energy of a man half his age.
(substantivo) 
Definition
a well-known person
The movement is supported by key figures.
Sinônimos
personage
MPs, film stars and other important personages
, ,
face (informal)
, , ,
individual
the rights and responsibilities of the individual
,
character (informal)
What an unpleasant character he is!
, ,
somebody
He suddenly became a somebody.
,
personality
a radio and television personality
,
celebrity
At the age of twelve, he was already a celebrity.
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worthy
The event brought together worthies from many fields.
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notable
The notables attending included five Senators, two Supreme Court judges and three State Governors.
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big name
all the big names in rock and pop
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dignitary
He was a visiting dignitary of great importance.
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notability
They want to get hold of some minor television notability to open the fete.
(substantivo) 
Definition
an illustration or diagram in a text
Figure 26 shows a small circular garden of herbs.
Sinônimos
diagram
a diagram showing the workings of the engine
,
drawing
She did a drawing of me.
,
picture
drawing a small picture with coloured chalks
,
illustration
He made his illustrations of birds as he travelled in America.
, ,
sketch
a sketch of a soldier
,
emblem
the emblem of the Red Cross
(substantivo) 
Definition
a decorative pattern
The impulsive singer had the figure cut into his shaven hair.
Sinônimos
design
The pictures are based on simple geometric designs.
,
shape
Carefully cut round the shape of the design you wish to use.
,
pattern
curtains in a light floral pattern
, ,
motif
wallpaper with a rose motif
,
(substantivo) 
It's hard to put a figure on the damage.
Sinônimos
price
a sharp increase in the price of petrol
What's the price on that one?
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cost
The cost of a loaf of bread has increased five-fold.
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value
The value of his investment has risen by more than 100%.
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amount
If you always pay the full amount, this won't affect you.
,
total
The companies have a total of 1,776 employees.
,
sum
The sum of all the angles of a triangle is 180 degrees.
(verbo) 
Definition
to consider
I figure I'll learn from experience.
Sinônimos
suppose
The problem was more complex than he supposed.
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think
I think he'll do a great job for us.
,
believe
I believe you have something of mine.
,
expect
We expect the talks will continue until tomorrow.
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guess
I guess I'm just being paranoid.
(verbo) 
Definition
to be consistent with expectation
(informal)  When I finished, he said, `Yeah. That figures'.
Sinônimos
make sense
, ,
be expected
,
add up
They arrested her because her statements did not add up.
,
go without saying
,
seem reasonable
(verbo) 
Definition
to be included or play a part
I didn't figure in his plans.
Sinônimos
feature
She featured in a Hollywood film.
, ,
appear
She appeared in several of her own plays.
,
contribute to
,
be included
,
be mentioned
,
play a part
,
be featured
,
have a place in
,
be conspicuous
(verbo) 
Definition
to calculate (sums or amounts)
Figure the interest rate.
Sinônimos
calculate
From this we can calculate the total mass in the galaxy.
,
work out
,
compute
I tried to compute the cash value of the ponies and horse boxes.
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tot up
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add
Banks add all the interest and other charges together.
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total
They haven't totalled the exact figures.
,
count
I counted the money. It came to more than five hundred pounds.
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reckon
The `normal' by-election swing against a government is reckoned at about 5 per cent.
, ,
tally
When the final numbers are tallied, sales will probably have fallen.

Verbos frasais

See figure on something

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of add
Definition
to combine (numbers or quantities) so as to make a larger number or quantity
Banks add all the interest and other charges together.
Sinônimos
count up,
sum up,
tot up
in the sense of add up
They arrested her because her statements did not add up.
Sinônimos
make sense,
be reasonable,
ring true,
be plausible,
stand to reason,
bear examination,
bear investigation
in the sense of amount
Definition
extent or quantity
I still do a certain amount of work for them.

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