Synonyms for screenskrin
screen, silver screen, projection screen(noun)
a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing
a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight
screen, CRT screen(noun)
the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube
screen, cover, covert, concealment(noun)
a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something
masking, blanket, screen, covering, silver screen, blind, projection screen, covert, back, screen door, covering fire, hiding, screenland, natural covering, cover song, privateness, sieve, concealing, concealment, cover version, top, cover, privacy, filmdom, binding, cover charge, secrecy, screening, book binding
a protective covering consisting of netting; can be mounted in a frame
filmdom, screenland, screen(noun)
the personnel of the film industry
a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
screen door, screen(noun)
a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting; used to allow ventilation and to keep insects from entering a building through the open door
partition consisting of a decorative frame or panel that serves to divide a space
test or examine for the presence of disease or infection
screen, screen out, sieve, sort(verb)
examine in order to test suitability
project onto a screen for viewing
screen, block out(verb)
prevent from entering
separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff
protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm
screen(noun)To filter by passing through a screen.
screen(noun)To remove information, or censor intellectual material from viewing
screen(noun)To present publicly (on the screen).
screen(noun)To fit with a screen.
screen(noun)An offensive tactic in which a player stands so as to block a defender from reaching a teammate.
screen(noun)The protective netting which protects the audience from flying objects
screen(noun)In mining and quarries, a frame supporting a mesh of bars or wires used to classify fragments of stone by size, allowing the passage of fragments whose a diameter is smaller than the distance between the bars or wires.
screen(noun)A stencil upon a framed mesh through which paint is forced onto printed-on material; the frame with the mesh itself.
screen(noun)A collection of less-valuable vessels that travel with a more valuable one for the latter's protection.
English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald
Hide is the general term, including all the rest, signifying to put out of sight or beyond ready observation or approach; a thing may be hidden by intention, by accident, or by the imperfection of the faculties of the one from whom it is hidden; in their games, children hide the slipper, or hide themselves from each other; a man unconsciously hides a picture from another by standing before it, or hides a thing from himself by laying something else over it. Even an unconscious object may hide another; as, a cloud hides the sun, or a building hides some part of the prospect by intervening between it and the observer's position. As an act of persons, to conceal is always intentional; one may hide his face in anger, grief, or abstraction; he conceals his face when he fears recognition. A house is hidden by foliage; the bird's nest is artfully concealed. Secrete is a stronger word than conceal, and is used chiefly of such material objects as may be separated from the person, or from their ordinary surroundings, and put in unlooked-for places; a man conceals a scar on his face, but does not secrete it; a thief secretes stolen goods; an officer may also be said to secrete himself to watch the thief. A thing is covered by putting something over or around it, whether by accident or design; it is screened by putting something before it, always with some purpose of protection from observation, inconvenience, attack, censure, etc. In the figurative use, a person may hide honorable feelings; he conceals an evil or hostile intent. Anything which is effectually covered and hidden under any mass or accumulation is buried. Money is buried in the ground; a body is buried in the sea; a paper is buried under other documents. Whatever is buried is hidden or concealed; but there are many ways of hiding or concealing a thing without burying it. So a person may be covered with wraps, and not buried under them. Bury may be used of any object, entomb and inter only of a dead body. Figuratively, one may be said to be buried in business, in study, etc. Compare IMMERSE; PALLIATE.
admit, advertise, avow, betray, confess, disclose, discover, disinter, divulge, exhibit, exhume, expose, lay bare, lay open, make known, reveal, manifest, promulgate, publish, raise, show, tell, uncover, unmask, unveil
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