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Definition 1: the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for diamond in the sense of this definition

(diamond is a kind of ...) an extended area of land

(diamond is a part of ...) a place that the runner must touch before scoring

"he scrambled to get back to the bag"

(diamond is a part of ...) an area on a baseball diamond (on either side of home plate) marked by lines within which the batter must stand when at bat

(diamond is a part of ...) (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands

(diamond is a part of ...) the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed

(... is part of diamond) the baseball playing field

(diamond belongs to category ...) a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs

"he played baseball in high school" "there was a baseball game on every empty lot" "there was a desire for National League ball in the area" "play ball!"

Definition 2: a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more red rhombuses on it - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where diamond or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he led a small diamond
  • diamonds were trumps

(diamond is a kind of ...) one of a pack of cards that are used to play card games

(... is a member of diamond) ( bridge) a suit of inferior scoring value, either diamonds or clubs

Definition 3: the baseball playing field - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for diamond in the sense of this definition

(diamond is a kind of ...) a piece of land prepared for playing a game

"the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"

(diamond is a part of ...) the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate

(diamond is a part of ...) any one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned

"the umpire warned the batter to stay in the batter's box"

(diamond is a part of ...) the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases

(diamond is a part of ...) lines through 1st and 3rd base indicating the boundaries of a baseball field

(... is part of diamond) a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games)

"take me out to the ballpark"

Definition 4: a transparent piece of diamond that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem - [noun denoting possession]

(diamond is a kind of ...) a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry

(... is a kind of diamond ) diamonds

"look at the ice on that dame!"

Definition 5: a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram - [noun denoting shape]

Synonyms for diamond in the sense of this definition

(diamond is a kind of ...) a quadrilateral whose opposite sides are both parallel and equal in length

Definition 6: very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for diamond in the sense of this definition

(diamond is a kind of ...) an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds

(diamond is a kind of ...) a gemstone having the property of transmitting light without serious diffusion

(... is a kind of diamond ) an inferior dark diamond used in industry for drilling and polishing

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