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sitar [si.tar.] : accost (v.); cite (v.); express (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: citar: cite ]

Derivatives of sitar

v. (communication)1. accost, address, come up tospeak to someone.
~ greet, recognise, recognizeexpress greetings upon meeting someone.
~ approachmake advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion.; "I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters"
~ come, come upmove toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody.; "He came singing down the road"; "Come with me to the Casbah"; "come down here!"; "come out of the closet!"; "come into the room"
v. (communication)2. accost, hook, solicitapproach with an offer of sexual favors.; "he was solicited by a prostitute"; "The young man was caught soliciting in the park"
~ snare, hookentice and trap.; "The car salesman had snared three potential customers"
~ offermake available or accessible, provide or furnish.; "The conference center offers a health spa"; "The hotel offers private meeting rooms"
n. (communication)1. acknowledgment, citation, cite, credit, mention, quotation, referencea short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage.; "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical cases"
~ annotation, notation, notea comment or instruction (usually added).; "his notes were appended at the end of the article"; "he added a short notation to the address on the envelope"
~ photo credita note acknowledging the source of a published photograph.
~ cross-index, cross-referencea reference at one place in a work to information at another place in the same work.
v. (communication)2. advert, bring up, cite, mention, name, refermake reference to.; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
~ have in mind, think of, meanintend to refer to.; "I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France"; "Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!"
~ commend, remembermention as by way of greeting or to indicate friendship.; "Remember me to your wife"
~ speak of the devilmention someone's name who just then appears.
~ remembermention favorably, as in prayer.; "remember me in your prayers"
~ quote, citerefer to for illustration or proof.; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"
~ touch onrefer to or discuss briefly.
~ invoke, appealcite as an authority; resort to.; "He invoked the law that would save him"; "I appealed to the law of 1900"; "She invoked an ancient law"
~ namedroprefer to people that one assumes one's interlocutors admire in order to try to impress them.
~ bring up, raiseput forward for consideration or discussion.; "raise the question of promotions"; "bring up an unpleasant topic"
~ drag up, dredge upmention something unpleasant from the past.; "Drag up old stories"
~ cross-referrefer from one entry to another, as in catalogues, books, and lists.
v. (communication)3. cite, mentioncommend.; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"
~ acknowledge, noticeexpress recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with.; "He never acknowledges his colleagues when they run into him in the hallway"; "She acknowledged his complement with a smile"; "it is important to acknowledge the work of others in one's own writing"
v. (creation)4. cite, referencerefer to.; "he referenced his colleagues' work"
~ authorship, penning, writing, compositionthe act of creating written works.; "writing was a form of therapy for him"; "it was a matter of disputed authorship"
~ indite, pen, write, composeproduce a literary work.; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels"
v. (communication)5. cite, quoterepeat a passage from.; "He quoted the Bible to her"
~ ingeminate, iterate, reiterate, repeat, restate, retellto say, state, or perform again.; "She kept reiterating her request"
~ quote, citerefer to for illustration or proof.; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"
~ misquotequote incorrectly.; "He had misquoted the politician"
v. (communication)6. cite, quoterefer to for illustration or proof.; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"
~ quote, citerepeat a passage from.; "He quoted the Bible to her"
~ cite, mention, refer, advert, name, bring upmake reference to.; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
v. (communication)7. abduce, adduce, citeadvance evidence for.
~ bear witness, evidence, testify, prove, showprovide evidence for.; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
v. (communication)8. cite, summon, summonscall in an official matter, such as to attend court.
~ vouchsummon (a vouchee) into court to warrant or defend a title.
~ send for, callorder, request, or command to come.; "She was called into the director's office"; "Call the police!"
~ demandsummon to court.
n. (communication)1. express, express mailmail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system.
~ pony expressexpress mail carried by relays of riders on horseback; especially between Missouri and California around 1860.
~ mailthe bags of letters and packages that are transported by the postal service.
n. (artifact)2. express, limitedpublic transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops.; "he caught the express to New York"
~ public transportconveyance for passengers or mail or freight.
n. (act)3. express, expressagerapid transport of goods.
~ shipping, transport, transportationthe commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials.
v. (communication)4. evince, express, showgive expression to.; "She showed her disappointment"
~ sneerexpress through a scornful smile.; "she sneered her contempt"
~ conveymake known; pass on, of information.; "She conveyed the message to me"
~ connote, implyexpress or state indirectly.
~ burst outgive sudden release to an expression.; "We burst out laughing"; "'I hate you,' she burst out"
~ paint a picture, evoke, suggestcall to mind.; "this remark evoked sadness"
~ implysuggest as a logically necessary consequence; in logic.
~ givemanifest or show.; "This student gives promise of real creativity"; "The office gave evidence of tampering"
~ exudemake apparent by one's mood or behavior.; "She exudes great confidence"
~ give vent, vent, ventilategive expression or utterance to.; "She vented her anger"; "The graduates gave vent to cheers"
~ give voice, phrase, word, articulate, formulateput into words or an expression.; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
~ accent, accentuate, emphasize, stress, emphasise, punctuateto stress, single out as important.; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
~ menaceexpress a threat either by an utterance or a gesture.; "he menaced the bank manager with a stick"
~ beamexpress with a beaming face or smile.; "he beamed his approval"
~ smileexpress with a smile.; "She smiled her thanks"
v. (communication)5. express, give tongue to, utter, verbalise, verbalizearticulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise.; "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
~ blaspheme, curse, cuss, swear, imprecateutter obscenities or profanities.; "The drunken men were cursing loudly in the street"
~ wishmake or express a wish.; "I wish that Christmas were over"
~ call out, cry out, exclaim, outcry, cry, shoututter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy.; "`I won!' he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"
~ clamour, clamorutter or proclaim insistently and noisily.; "The delegates clamored their disappointment"
~ vociferate, shout oututter in a very loud voice.; "They vociferated their demands"
~ marvelexpress astonishment or surprise about something.
~ voicegive voice to.; "He voiced his concern"
~ raisecause to be heard or known; express or utter.; "raise a shout"; "raise a protest"; "raise a sad cry"
~ breatheutter or tell.; "not breathe a word"
~ droputter with seeming casualness.; "drop a hint"; "drop names"
~ pour outexpress without restraint.; "The woman poured out her frustrations as the judge listened"
~ get offdeliver verbally.; "He got off the best line I've heard in a long time"
~ platitudinizeutter platitudes.; "The candidate platitudinized and bored the audience"
~ sayutter aloud.; "She said `Hello' to everyone in the office"
~ representserve as a means of expressing something.; "The flower represents a young girl"
~ say, state, tellexpress in words.; "He said that he wanted to marry her"; "tell me what is bothering you"; "state your opinion"; "state your name"
~ pooh-poohexpress contempt about.
~ hurl, throwutter with force; utter vehemently.; "hurl insults"; "throw accusations at someone"
v. (communication)6. carry, convey, expressserve as a means for expressing something.; "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot of anger"
~ measure, quantifyexpress as a number or measure or quantity.; "Can you quantify your results?"
~ communicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings.; "He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"
~ channel, transmit, carry, impart, conduct, conveytransmit or serve as the medium for transmission.; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
v. (communication)7. express, stateindicate through a symbol, formula, etc..; "Can you express this distance in kilometers?"
~ denote, referhave as a meaning.; "`multi-' denotes `many' "
~ voteexpress a choice or opinion.; "I vote that we all go home"; "She voted for going to the Chinese restaurant"
~ voteexpress one's choice or preference by vote.; "vote the Democratic ticket"
v. (perception)8. expressmanifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait).; "Many of the laboratory animals express the trait"
~ actualise, actualize, realize, substantiate, realisemake real or concrete; give reality or substance to.; "our ideas must be substantiated into actions"
v. (contact)9. express, extract, press outobtain from a substance, as by mechanical action.; "Italians express coffee rather than filter it"
~ reamsqueeze the juice out (of a fruit) with a reamer.; "ream oranges"
~ acquire, getcome into the possession of something concrete or abstract.; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Get your results the next day"; "Get permission to take a few days off from work"
v. (communication)10. expresssend by rapid transport or special messenger service.; "She expressed the letter to Florida"
~ mail, send, postcause to be directed or transmitted to another place.; "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written"
adj. 11. expressnot tacit or implied.; "her express wish"
~ explicit, expressedprecisely and clearly expressed or readily observable; leaving nothing to implication.; "explicit instructions"; "she made her wishes explicit"; "explicit sexual scenes"
adj. 12. expresswithout unnecessary stops.; "an express train"; "an express shipment"
~ fastacting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly.; "fast film"; "on the fast track in school"; "set a fast pace"; "a fast car"
adv. 13. expressby express.; "please send the letter express"