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English noun: diamond

1. diamond (possession) a transparent piece of diamond that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem


Broader (hypernym)gem, jewel, precious stone


Narrower (hyponym)ice, sparkler

2. diamond (substance) very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem


Synonymsadamant


Broader (hypernym)atomic number 6, C, carbon, transparent gem


Narrower (hyponym)black diamond, carbonado

3. diamond (shape) a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram


Synonymsrhomb, rhombus


Broader (hypernym)parallelogram

4. diamond (artifact) a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more red rhombuses on it


SamplesHe led a small diamond.
Diamonds were trumps.


Broader (hypernym)playing card


Member meronymminor suit

5. diamond (artifact) the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate


Synonymsbaseball diamond, infield


Broader (hypernym)parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, tract


Part holonymbag, base, batter's box, hill, mound, pitcher's mound, short


Part meronymball field, baseball field, diamond


Domain categorybaseball, baseball game


Antonymsoutfield

6. diamond (artifact) the baseball playing field


Synonymsball field, baseball field


Broader (hypernym)athletic field, field, playing area, playing field


Part holonymbaseball diamond, box, diamond, foul line, infield, outfield


Part meronymballpark, park









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