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Definition 1: the activity of supplying or providing something - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for supply in the sense of this definition

(supply is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of supply ) the activity of supplying a stock of something

"he supervised the stocking of the stream with trout"

(... is a kind of supply ) the act of supplying something

(... is a kind of supply ) handling an operation that involves providing labor and materials be supplied as needed

(... is a kind of supply ) the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity)

"a new issue of stamps" "the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago"

(... is a kind of supply ) the provision of health care

(... is a kind of supply ) the activity of supplying or taking on fuel

(... is a kind of supply ) the act of supplying food and nourishment

(... is a kind of supply ) supplying dry land with water by means of ditches etc

(... is a kind of supply ) the act or process of providing aid or help of any sort

Definition 2: offering goods and services for sale - [noun denoting process]

(supply is a kind of ...) any process affecting the production and development and management of material wealth

Definition 3: an amount of something available for use - [noun denoting quantity]

(supply is a kind of ...) an estimated quantity

(... is a kind of supply ) a large or extra supply of something

"a reservoir of talent"

Definition 4: state or say further - [verb of communication]

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

  • `It doesn't matter,' he supplied

Synonyms for supply in the sense of this definition

(supply is a kind of ...) express in words

"He said that he wanted to marry her" "tell me what is bothering you" "state your opinion" "state your name"

(... is a kind of supply ) insert casually

"She slipped in a reference to her own work"

(... is a kind of supply ) add casually to a conversation

"`I don't agree with this,' she tossed in"

Definition 5: give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance - [verb of consumption]

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

  • The hostess provided lunch for all the guests

Synonyms for supply in the sense of this definition

(supply is a kind of ...) transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

"I gave her my money" "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"

(... is a kind of supply ) yield (to); give satisfaction to

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a base, support, lining, or backing

"underlay the boards with joists"

(... is a kind of supply ) fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction

"does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?" "This job doesn't match my dreams" "meet a need"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a horse or horses

(... is a kind of supply ) provide abundantly with

"He showered her with presents"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with something desired or needed

"Can you accommodate me with a rental car?"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with nourishment

"We sustained ourselves on bread and water" "This kind of food is not nourishing for young children"

(... is a kind of supply ) find (something or someone) for

"I'll fix you up with a nice girl"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with gutters

"gutter the buildings"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide as food

"Feed the guests the nuts"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply the force or power for the functioning of

"The gasoline powers the engines"

(... is a kind of supply ) force to drink

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with choice or abundant food or drink

"Don't worry about the expensive wine--I'm treating" "She treated her houseguests with good food every night"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide food and lodging (for)

"The old lady is boarding three men"

(... is a kind of supply ) give food to

"Feed the starving children in India" "don't give the child this tough meat"

(... is a kind of supply ) serve as food for; be the food for

"This dish feeds six"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (usually but not necessarily food)

"We serve meals for the homeless" "She dished out the soup at 8 P.M." "The entertainers served up a lively show"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply food ready to eat; for parties and banquets

(... is a kind of supply ) arrange for sexual partners for others

(... is a kind of supply ) help to some food; help with food or drink

"I served him three times, and after that he helped himself"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with staff

"This position is not always staffed"

Definition 6: give something useful or necessary to - [verb of possession]

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

  • We provided the room with an electrical heater

Synonyms for supply in the sense of this definition

(supply is a kind of ...) transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

"I gave her my money" "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (a city) with a canal

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a combustible substance that provides energy

"fuel aircraft, ships, and cars"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with provisions

(... is a kind of supply ) be the cause or source of

"He gave me a lot of trouble" "Our meeting afforded much interesting information"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose

"The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities"

(... is a kind of supply ) equip (an electronic circuit or device) with transistors

(... is a kind of supply ) provide furniture with padding, springs, webbing, and covers

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with cleats

"cleat running shoes for better traction"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with coal

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a corbel

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a cornice

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a key

"We were keyed after the locks were changed in the building"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with tools

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a bushing

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with a brattice, to ventilate mines

(... is a kind of supply ) provide or equip with furniture

"We furnished the house in the Biedermeyer style"

(... is a kind of supply ) equip or bar with slats

"Slat the windows"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a berth

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a bed

"The inn keeper could bed all the new arrivals"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with computers

"Our office is fully computerized now"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with costumes; as for a film or play

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a bottom or a seat

"bottom the chairs"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (a ceiling) with rafters

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a constitution, as of a country

"The United States were constitutionalized in the late 18th century"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a copper bottom

"copper-bottom a frying pan"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with drapery

"curtain the bedrooms"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a top or finish the top (of a structure)

"the towers were topped with conical roofs"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with reflectors, such as chemicals

"the driveway was reflectorized for safety reasons"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with parts, devices, or equipment not available or in use at the time of the original manufacture

"They car companies retrofitted all the old models with new carburetors"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a border or edge

"edge the tablecloth with embroidery"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with projecting galleries

"machicolate the castle walls"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with sanitary facilities or appliances

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a hat

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a particular theme or motive

"the restaurant often themes its menus"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a kern

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with headquarters

"the compnay is headquartered in New Jersey"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it

"tap a cask of wine"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with leverage

"We need to leverage this company"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with a gate

"The house was gated"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with an index

"index the book"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a joint

"the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply in large amounts or quantities

"We poured money into the education of our children"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply in great quantities

"Pump money into a project"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with fuel

"Oil fires the furnace"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with an excess of

"flood the market with tennis shoes" "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a toggle or toggles

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a patch; also used metaphorically

"The field was patched with snow"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with water

"We watered the buffalo"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide shelter for

"After the earthquake, the government could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless people"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply water or liquid to in order to maintain a healthy balance

"the bicyclists must be hydrated frequently"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide or furnish with a stock of something

"stock the larder with meat"

(... is a kind of supply ) amass so as to keep for future use or sale or for a particular occasion or use

"let's stock coffee as long as prices are low"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawing

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a tube or insert a tube into

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a ticket for passage or admission

"Ticketed passengers can board now"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with livestock

"stock a farm"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with fish

"stock a lake"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a rim

"rim a hat"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (a musical instrument) with frets

"fret a guitar"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with steps

"The architect wants to step the terrace"

(... is a kind of supply ) make available; provide

"extend a loan" "The bank offers a good deal on new mortgages"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with traffic signals

"signalize a busy intersection"

(... is a kind of supply ) energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to discharge

"I need to charge my car battery"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a dateline; mark with a date

"She wrote the letter on Monday but she dated it Saturday so as not to reveal that she procrastinated"

(... is a kind of supply ) feed into; supply

"Her success feeds her vanity"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with calks

"calk horse shoes"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide a fund for the redemption of principal or payment of interest

(... is a kind of supply ) supply sparingly and with restricted quantities

"stint with the allowance"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (a house) with a terrace

"We terrassed the country house"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a dado

"The owners wanted to dado their dining room"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply nerves to (some organ or body part)

(... is a kind of supply ) make available or accessible, provide or furnish

"The conference center offers a health spa" "The hotel offers private meeting rooms"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with rails

"The yard was railed"

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a grate

"a grated fireplace"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with capital, as of a business by using a combination of capital used by investors and debt capital provided by lenders

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with food

"The population was victualed during the war"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply or feed to surfeit

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with heat

"heat the house"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with seats

"seat a concert hall"

(... is a kind of supply ) put a seat on a chair

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with a ramp

"The ramped auditorium"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with arms

"The U.S. armed the freedom fighters in Afghanistan"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (books) with blank leaves

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with glass

"glass the windows"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with battlements

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a wife; marry (someone) to a wife

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with hobnails

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with an alphabet

"Cyril and Method alphabetized the Slavic languages"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a wharf

"Wharf the mouth of the river"

(... is a kind of supply ) equip with an apparatus for controlling the humidity and temperature

"Our house is not air-conditioned"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with uniforms

"The guards were uniformed"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply with railroad lines

"railroad the West"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a partner

(... is a kind of supply ) furnish with whiskers

"a whiskered jersey"

(... is a kind of supply ) supply (a movie) with subtitles

(... is a kind of supply ) provide (a newspaper page or a story) with a headline

(... is a kind of supply ) provide funds complementary to

"The company matched the employees' contributions"

(... is a kind of supply ) provide with a causeway

"A causewayed swamp"

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

  • issue a new uniform to the children
  • supply blankets for the beds

Synonyms for supply in the sense of this definition

(supply is a kind of ...) make available

"The publisher wants to distribute the book in Asia"

(... is a kind of supply ) make (assets) available

"release the holdings in the dictator's bank account"

(... is a kind of supply ) issue (a new version of)

"if you forget your password, it can be changed and reissued"

(... is a kind of supply ) make (information) available for publication

"release the list with the names of the prisoners"

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