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plane

adjective

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  1. having a surface without bends, breaks, or irregularities you can do these tracings on any plane surface Synonyms of plane even, flat, flush, level, smoothWords Related to plane exact, uniform; aligned (also alined), regular, true; horizontal, tabular; plumb, straight, verticalNear Antonyms of plane inexact, irregular, unaligned, warped; undulating, undulatory, wavy; pitted, pockmarked, pockyAntonyms of plane bumpy, coarse, lumpy, rough, uneven, unsmoothed

Synonym Discussion of plane

level, flat, plane, even, smooth mean having a surface without bends, curves, or irregularities. level applies to a horizontal surface that lies on a line parallel with the horizon.
    • the vast prairies are nearly level
flat applies to a surface devoid of noticeable curvatures, prominences, or depressions.
    • the work surface must be flat
plane applies to any real or imaginary flat surface in which a straight line between any two points on it lies wholly within that surface.
    • the plane sides of a crystal
even applies to a surface that is noticeably flat or level or to a line that is observably straight.
    • trim the hedge so it is even
smooth applies especially to a polished surface free of irregularities.
    • a smooth skating rink

plane

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of plane


plane

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of plane

  1. to make free from breaks, curves, or bumps planed the wood for the picnic table perfectly smooth so that no one would get splinters Synonyms of 1plane flatten, level, plane, smooth, smoothenWords Related to 1plane clip, crop, pare, prune, shave, trim; lay, press, spread; card, comb, rake; surfaceNear Antonyms of 1plane coarsen, rumple, wrinkle; bend, kink; dent, pitAntonyms of 1plane rough, roughen


plane

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of plane

  1. to move through the air with or as if with outstretched wings an eagle planed effortlessly overhead, gliding on an air current Synonyms of 2plane aviate, glide, plane, soar, wingWords Related to 2plane drift, float, hang, hover, waft; coast, cruise, sail, sweep; dart, flit, flutter; catapult, helicopter, jet, orbit, rocket; dive, stoop


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