Synonyms for (noun) card

Synonyms: card

Definition: one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes

Usage: he collected cards and traded them with the other boys

Similar words: paper

Definition: a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses


Synonyms: plug-in, add-in, circuit board, circuit card, board, card

Definition: a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities

Similar words: printed circuit

Definition: computer circuit consisting of an electronic sub-assembly; copper conductors are laminated on an insulating board or card and circuit components are inserted into holes and dip soldered


Synonyms: identity card, card

Definition: a card certifying the identity of the bearer

Usage: he had to show his card to get in

Similar words: positive identification

Definition: evidence proving that you are who you say you are; evidence establishing that you are among the group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to acceptance

Usage: a system for positive identification can prevent the use of a single identity by several people


Synonyms: batting order, card, lineup

Definition: (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat

Usage: the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate

Similar words: roll, roster

Definition: a list of names

Usage: his name was struck off the rolls


Synonyms: menu, card, carte, carte du jour, bill of fare

Definition: a list of dishes available at a restaurant

Usage: the menu was in French

Similar words: bill

Definition: a list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)


Synonyms: card, scorecard

Definition: (golf) a record of scores (as in golf)

Usage: you have to turn in your card to get a handicap

Similar words: book, record, record book

Definition: a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone

Usage: Al Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'; his name is in all the record books


Synonyms: card

Definition: a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures)

Usage: they sent us a card from Miami

Similar words: correspondence

Definition: communication by the exchange of letters


Synonyms: calling card, card, visiting card

Definition: a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited

Similar words: salutation, greeting

Definition: (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)


Synonyms: notice, bill, placard, poster, posting, card

Definition: a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement

Usage: a poster advertised the coming attractions

Similar words: sign

Definition: a public display of a message

Usage: he posted signs in all the shop windows


Synonyms: wag, wit, card

Definition: a witty amusing person who makes jokes

Similar words: humorist, humourist

Definition: someone who acts speaks or writes in an amusing way


Synonyms: card

Definition: thin cardboard, usually rectangular

Similar words: cardboard, composition board

Definition: a stiff moderately thick paper

Synonyms for (verb) card

Synonyms: card

Definition: ask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor

Usage: I was carded when I tried to buy a beer!

Similar words: control, assure, ascertain, insure, check, ensure, see, see to it

Definition: be careful or certain to do something; make certain of something

Usage: He verified that the valves were closed; See that the curtains are closed; control the quality of the product


Synonyms: tease, card

Definition: separate the fibers of

Usage: tease wool

Similar words: separate

Definition: divide into components or constituents

Usage: Separate the wheat from the chaff