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English noun: hydrate

1. hydrate (substance) any compound that contains water of crystallization


Broader (hypernym)chemical compound, compound


Narrower (hyponym)monohydrate


English verb: hydrate

1. hydrate (change) supply water or liquid to in order to maintain a healthy balance


SamplesThe bicyclists must be hydrated frequently.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)furnish, provide, render, supply


Verb grouphydrate

2. hydrate (change) become hydrated and combine with water


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)change


Verb grouphydrate

3. hydrate (change) cause to be hydrated; add water or moisture to


SamplesHydrate your skin.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)humidify, moisturise, moisturize


Narrower (hyponym)slack, slake


Verb grouphydrate, hydrate


Antonymsdry up, exsiccate, dehydrate, desiccate









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