Nouns (16)

role, part, office, function
n. the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group; "the function of a teacher"; "the government must do its part"; "play its role"
subprogram, function, procedure, subroutine, routine
n. a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
social function, social occasion, function, occasion, affair
n. a vaguely specified social event; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
n. a formal or official social gathering or ceremony; "it was a black-tie function"
n. a relation such that one thing is dependent on another; "height is a function of age"; "price is a function of supply and demand"

Verbs (9)

function, officiate
v. perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function; "His wife officiated as his private secretary"
run, go, operate, work, function
v. perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore"
function, serve
v. serve a purpose, role, or function; "The tree stump serves as a table"; "The female students served as a control group"; "This table would serve very well"; "His freedom served him well"; "The table functions as a desk"

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Fuzzynyms (37)

n. something that happens at a given place and time
obligation, responsibility, duty
n. the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force; "we must instill a sense of duty in our children"; "every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty"- John D.Rockefeller Jr
n. a particular functioning condition or arrangement; "switched from keyboard to voice mode"
occurrent, natural event, occurrence, happening
n. an event that happens
n. an event as apprehended; "a surprising experience"; "that painful experience certainly got our attention"
n. a happening that is distinctive in a series of related events
n. a single distinct event
occasion, juncture
n. an event that occurs at a critical time; "at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave"; "it was needed only on special occasions"
n. a ceremony accompanying the start of some enterprise
assemblage, gathering
n. a group of persons together in one place
n. a formal party of people; as after a wedding
n. a party of people assembled in the evening (usually at a private house)
sociable, mixer, social
n. a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
v. perform a function; "Who will perform the wedding?"
take care, mind
v. be in charge of or deal with; "She takes care of all the necessary arrangements"
bear, carry, hold
v. support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
comport, behave
v. behave well or properly; "The children must learn to behave"
act, work
v. have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected; "The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought"; "How does your idea work in practice?"; "This method doesn't work"; "The breaks of my new car act quickly"; "The medicine works only if you take it with a lot of water"
v. behave in a certain way towards others; "He deals fairly with his employees"
v. match or correspond; "The drawing of the suspect answers to the description the victim gave"
fit, accommodate, suit
v. be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"

Synonyms (1)

pan out
v. be a success; "The idea panned out"

Antonyms (2)

misfunction, malfunction
v. fail to function or function improperly; "the coffee maker malfunctioned"


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