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Synonym of Surface

Surface Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
surface
Synonyms and related words:
3-D, acreage, ankle-deep, apparent, appear, appearing, area, arise, bail out, bob up, border, boundary, breadth, break cover, break forth, break water, burst forth, circumference, clerestory, come, come forth, come out, come up, concrete, continuum, conventionalized, cortex, cortical, cover, covering, crop up, crust, cubic, cursoriness, cursory, debouch, depthless, dimension, dimensional, disembogue, dive, effuse, emanate, emerge, emptiness, empty space, envelope, epidermal, epidermic, epidermis, erupt, exomorphic, expanse, expansion, extension, extent, exterior, exteriority, external, extrinsic, extrinsically, extrude, facade, face, facet, feel, field, finish, flat, float up, flood negative, flood the tanks, fly up, formal, formalist, formalistic, formulary, fountain, fourth-dimensional, fringe, front, galactic space, gloss, go below, grain, granular texture, gush, impersonal, indentation, infinite space, integument, interface, interstellar space, issue, issue forth, jejune, jet, jump out, jump up, knee-deep, knub, leap up, legalistic, light, lineaments, materialize, measure, mere scratch, nap, no depth, no water, nominal, not deep, nothingness, nub, on the surface, open, ostensible, ostensibly, out, outer, outer face, outer layer, outer side, outer skin, outer space, outermost, outline, outlying, outmost, outside, outstanding, outward, outward-facing, outwardly, pave, pedantic, peripheral, periphery, pile, pinprick, pit, plane, pock, pop up, proportion, proportional, protrude, protuberance, public, ridgepole, rig for diving, rind, rise, rocket, roof, roofpole, rooftop, roundabout, sally, sally forth, scratch, seeming, shag, shallow, shallow-rooted, shallowness, shell, shoal, shoaliness, shoot up, show up, side, skin, skin-deep, skyrocket, slight, slightness, space, space-time, spatial, spatial extension, spatiotemporal, sphere, spherical, spread, spring up, spurt, start up, stereoscopic, structure, stylized, submerge, superficial, superficial extension, superficiality, superficially, superficies, superstratum, surface texture, tarmac, texture, thin, three-dimensional, to all appearances, top, top floor, top side, topside, topsides, tract, trivial, triviality, two-dimensional, unprofound, upleap, upper side, upshoot, upside, upspear, upspring, upstart, vault up, veneer, visible, void, volume, volumetric, wale, weave, woof
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
surface

Noun
1. the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary; "there is a special cleaner for these surfaces"; "the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface"
(hypernym) artifact, artefact
(hyponym) bed
(derivation) coat
2. the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object; "they skimmed over the surface of the water"; "a brush small enough to clean every dental surface"; "the sun has no distinct surface"
(hypernym) boundary, bound, bounds
(hyponym) interface
(derivation) come up, rise up, rise
3. the outermost level of the land or sea; "earthquakes originate far below the surface"; "three quarters of the Earth's surface is covered by water"
(synonym) Earth's surface
(hypernym) layer
(hyponym) floor
(part-holonym) lithosphere, geosphere
(part-meronym) body of water, water
(derivation) come up, rise up, rise
4. a superficial aspect as opposed to the real nature of something; "it was not what it appeared to be on the surface"
(hypernym) aspect, facet
(derivation) come up, rise up, rise
5. information that has become public; "all the reports were out in the open"; "the facts had been brought to the surface"
(synonym) open
(hypernym) public knowledge, general knowledge
(derivation) come on, come out, turn up, show up
6. a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight
(synonym) airfoil, aerofoil, control surface
(hypernym) device
(hyponym) aileron
(part-meronym) leading edge

Verb
1. come to the surface
(synonym) come up, rise up, rise
(hypernym) ascend, go up
(hyponym) emerge
2. put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
(synonym) coat
(hypernym) cover
(hyponym) rubberize, rubberise, rubber
3. appear or become visible; make a showing; "She turned up at the funeral"; "I hope the list key is going to surface again"
(synonym) come on, come out, turn up, show up
(hypernym) appear
(derivation) open

Adjective
1. on the surface; "surface materials of the moon"
(antonym) subsurface
(similar) aboveground
2. involving a surface only; "her beauty is only skin-deep"; "superficial bruising"; "a surface wound"
(synonym) skin-deep, superficial, surface(a)
(similar) shallow

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