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English adjective: jade

1. jade of something having the color of jade; especially varying from bluish green to yellowish green


Synonymsjade-green


Similarchromatic


Antonymsachromatic, neutral


English noun: jade

1. jade (substance) a semiprecious gemstone that takes a high polish; is usually green but sometimes whitish; consists of jadeite or nephrite


Synonymsjadestone


Broader (hypernym)opaque gem

2. jade (person) a woman adulterer


Synonymsadulteress, fornicatress, hussy, loose woman, slut, strumpet, trollop


Broader (hypernym)adulterer, fornicator

3. jade (attribute) a light green color varying from bluish green to yellowish green


Synonymsjade green


Broader (hypernym)green, greenness, viridity

4. jade (animal) an old or over-worked horse


Synonymshack, nag, plug


Broader (hypernym)Equus caballus, horse


English verb: jade

1. jade (body) lose interest or become bored with something or somebody


SamplesI'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food.


Synonymsfatigue, pall, tire, weary


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)degenerate, deteriorate, devolve, drop


Narrower (hyponym)conk out, peter out, poop out, retire, run down, run out, withdraw

2. jade (body) exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress


SamplesWe wore ourselves out on this hike.


Synonymsfag, fag out, fatigue, outwear, tire, tire out, wear, wear down, wear out, wear upon, weary


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


Broader (hypernym)indispose


Narrower (hyponym)beat, exhaust, overfatigue, overtire, overweary, tucker, tucker out, wash up


Causefatigue, jade, pall, tire, weary


Antonymsrefreshen, freshen, refresh









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