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  Definition of address
  1. social skill
  2. the stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball
  3. (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored
  4. written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location
  5. a sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described
  6. the manner of speaking to another individual; "he failed in his manner of address to the captain"
  7. the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience; "he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"
  8. the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with
  9. adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation fo hitting
  10. speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window"
  11. give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees"
  12. speak to someone
  13. put an address on (an envelope, for example)
  14. deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"
  15. direct a question at someone
  16. address or apply oneself to something, direct one''s efforts towards something, such as a question
  17. access or locate by address
  18. greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir''"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name"
Similar Words: savoir-faire, computer address, destination, name and address, speech, turn to, speak, accost, come up to, direct, cover, treat, handle, plow, deal, call

 

Hyponyms: URL, uniform resource locator, universal resource locator, return address, epilogue, epilog, allocution, colloquium, dithyramb, Gettysburg Address, impromptu, inaugural address, inaugural, lecture, public lecture, talk, litany, oratory, public speaking, speechmaking, speaking, oral presentation, sermon, discourse, preaching, mailing address, street address, residence, abode, business address, ask, call, blaze away, memorialize, memorialise, keynote, harangue, greet, recognize, recognise, approach, misdirect, misaddress, instrument, re-address, theologize, theologise, talk about, discuss

 

Grouped Verbs: treat, handle, do by, embrace, encompass, comprehend, cover, name, call

 

Entailments: speak, talk

 

Part Meronyms: letter, missive

 

Derivational Morphology: direct, speak, speechify, addressee, speech, public speaking, speechmaking, speaking, oral presentation, destination, name and address, discussion, treatment, discourse, coverage, computer address

 

Anagrams: Red Sea

 

Language Translations:
Basque: helbide   Catalan: adreça  
Danish: adresse   Dutch: adres  
Esperanto: adreso   Finnish: osoite  
French: adresse   German: Adresse  
Hebrew: כתובת   Hungarian: cím  
Italian: indirizzo   Japanese: 名宛  
Maltese: indirizz   Polish: adres  
Portuguese: endereço   Spanish: dirección  
Telugu: చిరునామా   Thai: คาํปราศรยั  
 
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