Pronunciation of Capsule
/kˈapsjuːl/, /kˈapsjuːl/, /k_ˈa_p_s_j_uː_l/
Synonyms for capsule:
hump, spacewalk, the space age, space station, space shuttle, nasa, cloven hoof, genitals, dorsal, splash down, pill, snout, muzzle, rover, apollo, hindquarters, paw, spacesuit, cosmonaut, shuttle, quill, forefoot, mission control, blast off, astronaut, foreleg, womb, flipper, spaceman, bony, hock, tracking station, haunch, geostationary, antler, shank, gantry, lunar module, hind, spacewoman, moonwalk, trotter, teat, udder, space probe, orbiter, launch pad, reentry, carapace, tentacle, spaceship, anatomical, sac, medicine, Cape Canaveral, suborbital.
Other synonyms and related words:
digest, apollo, crisp, monosyllabic, lozenge, astronaut, condensate, abridgement, hock, foreleg, compression, condensing, ejector seat, breviary, curt, haunch, constringe, anatomical, launch, sum up, dorsal, sum, shoulder, armor, paw, antler, capsulize, throat, teat, terse, cocoon, body, laconic, epitome, apothegmatic, capsulate, abridgment, covering, compact, casing, concise, shell, space capsule, reentry, contraction, hindquarters, satellite, medicine, cosmonaut, booster, compress, horn, spacewoman, summary, condensation, sac, rump, encapsulation, SUMMA, cap, anatomy, spaceman, elliptical, belly, condense, underbelly, prickle, rocket, shuttle, muzzle, spaceship, shank, precis, tail, module, proboscis, flipper, tentacle, lunar module, summing up, compendious, succinct, claw, dock, thumbnail, ejection seat, synopsis, brief, udder, mission, spacecraft, snout, jacket, capsulise, hull, carapace, tablet, pad, pill, encapsulate, epigrammatic, flank, spine, telegraphic, conspectus, aphoristic, arm, pod, outline, blowhole, husk, bony.
Sense 1 (noun)
cap, tablet, pill, medicine.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
space capsule (noun)
lunar module, spaceship, module.
tablet, usually medicine (noun)
cap, pill, lozenge.
Usage examples for capsule:
- The kidneys may be inflamed or contain small hemorrhages within their substance or under the capsule. - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
- Five years from now, maybe ten years, one of our orbit- ships will happen upon a silvery capsule on one of our asteroid claims, that's all. - "Gold in the Sky", Alan Edward Nourse.