HyperDic: browse

English > 7 senses of the word browse:
VERBpossessionbrowse, shopshop around
contactbrowse, crop, graze, range, pasturefeed as in a meadow or pasture
contactbrowse, surflook around casually and randomly, without seeking anything in particular
consumptionbrowse, grazeeat lightly, try different dishes
NOUNgroupbrowsevegetation (such as young shoots, twigs, and leaves) that is suitable for animals to eat
communicationbrowse, browsingreading superficially or at random
actbrowse, browsingthe act of feeding by continual nibbling
browse > pronunciation
Soundsbraw'z
Rhymesarouse ... Taos: 8 rhymes with awz...
English > browse: 7 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningVegetation (such as young shoots, twigs, and leaves) that is suitable for animals to eat.
Example"a deer needs to eat twenty pounds of browse every day"
Broadervegetation, flora, botanyAll the plant life in a particular region or period
English > browse: 7 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaningreading superficially or at random.
Synonymbrowsing
BroaderreadingThe cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message
Catalancop d'ull, ullada
Spanishojeada, vistazo
English > browse: 7 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of feeding by continual nibbling.
Synonymbrowsing
Broadereating, feedingThe act of consuming food
Verbsbrowseeat lightly, try different dishes
browsefeed as in a meadow or pasture
English > browse: 7 senses > verb 1, possession
Meaningshop around; not necessarily buying.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
ModelIn the summer they like to go out and browse
Synonymshop
Categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
Narrowerantiqueshop / shop for antiques
comparison-shopcompare prices for a given item
window-shopExamine the shop windows
Broadersearch, seek, look fortry to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of
Similar tobrowse, surflook around casually and randomly, without seeking anything in particular
Nounsbrowsera viewer who looks around casually without seeking anything in particular
English > browse: 7 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningfeed as in a meadow or pasture.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe animals browse
Synonymscrop, graze, range, pasture
Broaderfeed, eattake in food
Similar tocrop, graze, pastureLet feed in a field or pasture or meadow
rangeLet eat
Catalanpasturar
Spanishapacentar, llevar a pastar, pastar
Nounsbrowsethe act of feeding by continual nibbling
English > browse: 7 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaninglook around casually and randomly, without seeking anything in particular.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
Example"browse a computer directory"
Synonymsurf
Broadersearch, seek, look fortry to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of
Similar toshop, browseshop around
Nounsbrowsera program used to view HTML documents
browsera viewer who looks around casually without seeking anything in particular
English > browse: 7 senses > verb 4, consumption
MeaningEat lightly, try different dishes.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
ModelSam and Sue browse
Synonymgraze
Broadernosh, snackEat a snack
Catalanpasturar, péixer
Spanishpicar
Nounsbrowsethe act of feeding by continual nibbling
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