subject

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advanced level of a subject taken in school (usually two years after O level) A level
elementary stages of any subject (usually plural) ABC , ABC's , ABCs , alphabet , first principle , first rudiment , rudiment
novice learning the rudiments of some subject abecedarian
division of a school that is responsible for a given subject academic department
voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb active , active voice
opening of a subject to widespread discussion and debate airing , dissemination , public exposure , spreading
expressive style that uses fictional characters and events to describe some subject by suggestive resemblances; an extended metaphor allegory
change from a serious subject to a disappointing one anticlimax , bathos
subject of study area
summary of the subject or plot of a literary work or play or movie argument , literary argument
message that departs from the main subject aside , digression , divagation , excursus , parenthesis
pope who declared that Catholic princes are subject to the pope in temporal as well as in theological matters (1235-1303) Benedetto Caetani , Boniface VIII
someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding bleeder , haemophile , haemophiliac , hemophile , hemophiliac
subject about which you are ignorant or prejudiced and fail to exercise good judgment blind spot
subject of a dispute bone of contention
categorematic expression; a term capable of standing alone as the subject or predicate of a logical proposition categorem , categoreme
(grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence clause
group of words containing a subject and predicate and forming a sentence clause
great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity command , control , mastery
pasture subject to common use common land , commons
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