Definition of Address

1. Noun. (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored.

Exact synonyms: Computer Address, Reference
Category relationships: Computer Science, Computing
Generic synonyms: Code, Computer Code
Specialized synonyms: Argument, Parameter, Uniform Resource Locator, Universal Resource Locator, Url



2. Verb. Speak to. "He addressed the crowd outside the window"
Exact synonyms: Turn To
Generic synonyms: Communicate, Intercommunicate
Specialized synonyms: Ask, Call
Derivative terms: Addressee

3. Noun. The place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with.

4. Verb. Give a speech to. "The chairman addressed the board of trustees"
Exact synonyms: Speak
Specialized synonyms: Blaze Away, Memorialise, Memorialize, Keynote, Harangue
Entails: Speak, Talk
Derivative terms: Addressee, Speaking, Speech

5. Noun. The act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience. "He listened to an address on minor Roman poets"

6. Verb. Put an address on (an envelope).
Exact synonyms: Direct
Specialized synonyms: Misaddress, Misdirect, Instrument, Re-address
Generic synonyms: Label
Derivative terms: Addressee

7. Noun. The manner of speaking to another individual. "He failed in his manner of address to the captain"
Generic synonyms: Delivery, Manner Of Speaking, Speech

8. Verb. Direct a question at someone.
Generic synonyms: Aim, Direct, Place, Point, Target
Derivative terms: Addressee

9. Noun. A sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described.
Generic synonyms: Street Sign

10. Verb. Address or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question.
Generic synonyms: Apply, Employ, Use, Utilise, Utilize
Derivative terms: Addressable

11. Noun. Written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location.
Exact synonyms: Destination, Name And Address
Terms within: Postal Code, Postcode, Zip, Zip Code
Group relationships: Letter, Missive
Generic synonyms: Direction, Instruction
Specialized synonyms: Return Address

12. Verb. Greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name. "She calls him by first name"
Exact synonyms: Call
Generic synonyms: Turn To
Related verbs: Call, Name

13. Noun. The stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball.
Category relationships: Golf, Golf Game
Generic synonyms: Stance

14. Verb. Access or locate by address.
Category relationships: Computer Science, Computing
Generic synonyms: Access

15. Noun. Social skill.
Exact synonyms: Savoir-faire
Generic synonyms: Tact, Tactfulness

16. Verb. Act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression. "The new book treats the history of China"
Exact synonyms: Cover, Deal, Handle, Plow, Treat
Generic synonyms: Broach, Initiate
Specialized synonyms: Theologise, Theologize, Discourse, Discuss, Talk About
Related verbs: Do By, Handle, Treat, Comprehend, Cover, Embrace, Encompass
Derivative terms: Coverage, Treatment

17. Verb. Speak to someone.
Exact synonyms: Accost, Come Up To
Specialized synonyms: Greet, Recognise, Recognize, Approach
Generic synonyms: Come, Come Up
Derivative terms: Addressee

18. Verb. Adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting.
Category relationships: Golf, Golf Game
Generic synonyms: Adjust, Align, Aline, Line Up

Definition of Address

1. v. t. To aim; to direct.

2. v. i. To prepare one's self.

3. n. Act of preparing one's self.

Definition of Address

1. Noun. Direction or superscription of a letter, or the name, title, and place of residence of the person addressed. ¹

2. Noun. Act of addressing oneself to a person; a discourse or speech. ¹

3. Noun. Manner of speaking to another; delivery. ¹

4. Noun. Attention in the way one addresses a lady.