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To have a particular quality or thing - thesaurus

Synonyms

seem

verb

to appear to be something, or to appear to have a particular quality

tend

verb

to usually have a particular quality

possess

verb

to have a quality or ability

wear

verb

to have a particular appearance or expression

have

verb

used for saying what the physical features of someone or something are

bear

verb

formal to seem to be a particular kind of thing or to have particular qualities

bear

verb

to have features or qualities that show that something happened in the past

rate

verb

to be considered as having a particular quality

grow in

to begin to have more of a particular quality

bristle with

to have a lot of something

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assume

verb

to begin to have a particular quality, shape, expression etc

bear

verb

formal if something bears writing or a design, that writing or design is on it

be blessed with something

to have something very good or special

be dripping with something

to have a lot of a particular quality or thing

be endowed with something

to have something such as a good ability or quality

be/have everything someone wants

to have all the qualities that someone thinks a particular person or thing should have

be possessed of something

to have a quality, ability, knowledge etc

be shot through with something

informal to contain a particular quality or feature in all parts

be steeped in something

to have a lot of a particular quality or thing

be supposed to do/be something

to be generally expected or considered to have a particular quality or skill

boast

verb

to have something good, often an attractive feature that other people admire

carry

verb

if something carries a guarantee, it has it

command

verb

to have something such as people’s respect or attention

develop

verb

to begin to have something such as a feeling, habit, interest, or relationship

develop

verb

to begin to have a problem or difficulty

exhibit

verb

formal to show a particular feeling, quality, ability, or form of behaviour

exude

verb

formal if you exude a particular quality, people notice easily that you have a lot of it

go for

if a person or thing has something going for them, they have an advantage, skill, or other positive quality

have everything

to have all the qualities or possessions that you need in order to be happy or successful

have more than one string to your bow

to have more than one plan, idea, or skill if the first one is not successful

have something coming out of your ears

to have a lot of something, or more of it than you need

hold

verb

to have something, for example a job

hold

verb

formal to have a particular quality

ooze

verb

if someone or something oozes a particular quality, or if it oozes from them, they show that quality in a very obvious way

partake of

to have some of a particular quality

project

verb

to give people an idea that someone or something has particular qualities

run through

if a quality or idea runs through something, you can find it in many parts of that thing

savour of

to seem to have a small amount of an unpleasant quality

take

verb

to do or to have something

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gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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