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Contain

Antonyms for contain:

take out, unleash, vent.

Synonyms for contain:

Sense 1

peg out, fit in, wall in, marginalize, hem in, tighten up, subsume, box off, comprehend, constrict, hedge in, hedge with, kettle, circumscribe, wrap round, stipulate, delimit, enfold, localize, demarcate, sandwich between, overregulate, rope off.

Sense 2

girdle, house, tighten, rim, mob, content, personify, delineate.

Sense 3

provide, bound, dominate, ration, consist of.

Sense 4

keep down, limit, keep to, skirt, police, border, seize, embody.

Sense 5

cure, simmer, fringe, circle.

Sense 6

edge, frame, stem.

Sense 7

ring, cool.

Sense 8

compose, collect.

Sense 9

band.

Sense 10

cap, handle, tie.

Sense 18

place.

Sense 22

line.

Sense 35

set.

bottle up

keep back, hold in.

compose

Re-collect.

include

subsume, comprehend.

restrain

hem in, keep down, keep in line.

retain

retain.

take

take.

Sense 1 (noun)

consist of, comprehend.

Sense 2 (noun)

house.

Sense 3 (noun)

kettle, embody, hem in, ring, subsume.

Sense 4 (noun)

collect, compose, cool.

Sense 5 (noun)

cure, keep down, limit.

contain (noun)

carry, check, stop, turn back, hold, incorporate, hold in, arrest, bear, hold back, control, moderate, curb, comprise.

contain (verb)

stow, accommodate, enclose, include, hold, receive, comprise.

enclose (verb)

corral, cage, fence, encompass, trap, confine, imprison, cover, impound, embrace, surround, envelop, encircle.

hold back, control (verb)

curb, restrain, collect, cool, restrict, stop, compose, check, hold in, keep back.

include, hold (verb)

comprise, embody, take in, consist of, have, involve, incorporate, accommodate, comprehend, hold, enclose, subsume, encompass, embrace.

stative (verb)

carry, comprise, take, bear, hold, incorporate.

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