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English noun: Ford

1. Ford (person) United States film maker (1896-1973)


SynonymsJohn Ford


Instance hypernymfilm maker, film producer, filmmaker, movie maker

2. Ford (person) grandson of Henry Ford (1917-1987)


SynonymsHenry Ford II


Instance hypernymindustrialist

3. Ford (person) son of Henry Ford (1893-1943)


SynonymsEdsel Bryant Ford


Instance hypernymindustrialist

4. Ford (person) English writer and editor (1873-1939)


SynonymsFord Hermann Hueffer, Ford Madox Ford


Instance hypernymauthor, writer

5. Ford (person) 38th President of the United States; appointed vice president and succeeded Nixon when Nixon resigned (1913-)


SynonymsGerald Ford, Gerald R. Ford, Gerald Rudolph Ford, President Ford


Instance hypernymChief Executive, President, President of the United States, United States President

6. Ford (person) United States manufacturer of automobiles who pioneered mass production (1863-1947)


SynonymsHenry Ford


Instance hypernymindustrialist

7. ford (object) a shallow area in a stream that can be forded


Synonymscrossing


Broader (hypernym)body of water, water


Part meronymstream, watercourse

8. ford (act) the act of crossing a stream or river by wading or in a car or on a horse


Synonymsfording


Broader (hypernym)crossing


Narrower (hyponym)deep fording, shallow fording


English verb: ford

1. ford (motion) cross a river where it's shallow


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cover, cross, cut across, cut through, get across, get over, pass over, track, traverse









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