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Synonym of CORE

CORE Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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core
Synonyms and related words:
Bowery, Chinatown, East End, East Side, Little Hungary, Little Italy, West End, West Side, amidships, amount, average, axiom, axis, barrio, base, basis, beginning, bench mark, black ghetto, blighted area, body, bosom, bulk, burden, business district, cardinal point, center, center of action, center of gravity, central, central city, centroid, centrum, chief thing, city center, climax, commencement, consequence, cornerstone, corpus, crisis, critical point, crux, dead center, deepest recesses, diameter, diaphragm, distillate, distillation, downtown, elixir, epicenter, equator, equatorial, equidistant, essence, essential, essential matter, fabric, flower, focus, foundation, fundamental, ghetto, gist, gravamen, great point, greenbelt, halfway, heart, heart of hearts, high point, hub, hypostasis, import, importance, important thing, inner, inner city, inner essence, inner landscape, inner life, inner man, inner nature, inner recess, inner self, inside, insides, interior, interior man, intermediary, intermediate, intern, internal, intrados, inward, issue, kernel, keystone, landmark, main point, main thing, marrow, mass, material, material point, matter, mean, meat, medial, median, mediocre, mediterranean, medium, medulla, mesial, metacenter, mezzo, mid, middle, middlemost, middling, midland, midmost, midpoint, midriff, midships, midst, midtown, midway, milestone, nave, navel, nub, nuclear, nucleus, nuts and bolts, omphalos, origin, outskirts, penetralia, pit, pith, pivot, postulate, principle, purport, quick, quid, quiddity, quintessence, real issue, recap, recapitulation, recesses, red-light district, residential district, resume, root, run-down neighborhood, run-through, rundown, salient point, sap, secret place, secret places, seed, shopping center, significance, sine qua non, skid road, skid row, slum, slums, soul, spirit, staple, start, storm center, stuff, substance, substantive point, suburbia, suburbs, sum, sum and substance, summary, summation, tenderloin, tenement district, the bottom line, the nitty-gritty, the point, thick, thick of things, thrust, turning point, umbilicus, upshot, uptown, urban blight, vital center, vitals, waist, waistline, zone,
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
CORE

Noun
1. an organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality
(synonym) Congress of Racial Equality
(hypernym) nongovernmental organization, NGO


core

Noun
1. the center of an object; "the ball has a titanium core"
(hypernym) center, centre, midpoint
(hyponym) corncob
2. a small group of indispensable persons or things; "five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program"
(synonym) nucleus, core group
(hypernym) set
(hyponym) cadre
3. the central part of the Earth
(hypernym) center, centre, midpoint
4. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
(synonym) kernel, substance, center, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty
(hypernym) content, cognitive content, mental object
(hyponym) bare bones
5. a cylindrical sample of soil or rock obtained with a hollow drill
(hypernym) sample
6. the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
(synonym) effect, essence, burden, gist
(hypernym) meaning, significance, signification, import
7. the chamber of a nuclear reactor containing the fissile material where the reaction takes place
(hypernym) chamber
(part-holonym) nuclear reactor, reactor
8. a bar of magnetic material (as soft iron) that passes through a coil and serves to increase the inductance of the coil
(hypernym) bar
(hyponym) magnetic core
(part-holonym) magnet

Verb
1. remove the core or center from; "core an apple"
(hypernym) hollow, hollow out, core out

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