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Synonym of Canvas

Canvas Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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Synonyms and related words:
agora, air brush, amphitheater, aquarelle, arena, art paper, athletic field, auditorium, background, bear garden, big top, boltrope, bowl, boxing ring, brush, bull ring, camera lucida, camera obscura, campus, chalk, charcoal, circus, clew, cloth, cockpit, coliseum, colosseum, course, crayon, cringle, crowd of sail, drawing paper, drawing pencil, drier, earing, easel, easel-picture, field, finger painting, fixative, floor, foot, fore-and-aft sail, forum, gouache, ground, gym, gymnasium, hall, head, hippodrome, lay figure, leech, lists, locale, luff, marketplace, mat, maulstick, medium, milieu, muslin, oil, oil painting, open forum, paint, paintbrush, painting, palaestra, palette, palette knife, parade ground, pastel, pencil, pigments, pit, place, plain sail, platform, precinct, press of sail, prize ring, public square, purlieu, rag, range, reduced sail, reef point, reefed sail, ring, round top, sail, scene, scene of action, scenery, scratchboard, setting, siccative, site, sketchbook, sketchpad, spatula, sphere, spray gun, square sail, squared circle, stadium, stage, stage set, stage setting, stump, tempera, tent, tentage, terrain, theater, tilting ground, tiltyard, top, varnish, walk, wash, wash drawing, water, whitetop, wrestling ring


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1. heavy closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)
(synonym) canvass
(hypernym) fabric, cloth, material, textile
(hyponym) tarpaulin, tarp
(substance-meronym) hemp
2. an oil painting on canvas
(synonym) canvass
(hypernym) oil painting
3. the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account; "the crowded canvas of history"; "the movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound"
(synonym) canvass
(hypernym) setting, background, scope
4. a tent made of canvas
(synonym) canvas tent, canvass
(hypernym) tent, collapsible shelter
(hyponym) circus tent, big top, round top, top
5. a large piece of fabric (as canvas) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
(synonym) sail, canvass, sheet
(hypernym) piece of cloth, piece of material
(hyponym) balloon sail
(part-holonym) sailing vessel, sailing ship
6. the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete; "the boxer picked himself up off the canvas"
(synonym) canvass
(hypernym) mat, gym mat
(part-holonym) ring

1. solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign
(synonym) canvass
(hypernym) solicit, beg, tap
(hyponym) circularize
(derivation) solicitor, canvasser
2. get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions
(synonym) poll, canvass
(hypernym) survey
(hyponym) circularize, circularise
(derivation) pollster, poll taker, headcounter, canvasser
3. cover with canvas; "She canvassed the walls of her living room so as to conceal the ugly cracks"
(hypernym) cover
4. consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"
(synonym) analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass
(hyponym) anatomize

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