A psychological state induced by (or as if induced by) a magical incantation (synset 114430940)
hypernym: mental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state - (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamichyponym:
A time period for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else) (synset 115317305)
"it's my go"; "a spell of work"
A period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition (synset 115271164)
"he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather"hypernym: time - an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities)hyponym:
A verbal formula believed to have magical force (synset 107174442)
"he whispered a spell as he moved his hands"; "inscribed around its base is a charm in Balinese"hypernym: language, oral communication, speech, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, voice communication - (language) communication by word of mouthhyponym:
Orally recite the letters of or give the spelling of (synset 200939909)
"How do you spell this word?"; "We had to spell out our names for the police officer"hypernym: recite - repeat aloud from memoryhyponym: misspell - spell incorrectlysynonym: spell out
Indicate or signify (synset 200934598)
"I'm afraid this spells trouble!"synonym: import
Write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word) (synset 201703755)
"He spelled the word wrong in this letter"hyponym:synonym: write
Relieve (someone) from work by taking a turn (synset 202417496)
"She spelled her husband at the wheel"
- Place under a spell (synset 201066582)
Take turns working (synset 200121195)
"the workers spell every four hours"
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- Verbs of political and social activities and events
- Verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
- Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
- Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing