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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Spell check of receiver

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Correct spelling:
receiver
Definition:
a person who gets something

Synonyms:

noun
American Football
American Football, backfield, blitz, bootleg, bowl, carry, end, conversion kick, end zone.
TV
television set.
antenna
aerial, rabbit ears, receiver, wire, EARS, bullwhips, bullwhip, feelers, aerials, bird snapper, sky wire, whip*.
artifact
receiver, receiving system.
bankruptcy
bankrupt, bankruptcy, bust, insolvency, official receiver, repo man.
beneficiary
assignee, devisee, donee, grantee, heiress, inheritor, legatee, payee, possessor, stipendiary, successor, inheritors, Stipendiaries, assignees, heiresses, grantees, payees, almsperson, donees, legatees.
cashier
accountant, banker, bursar, clerk, paymaster, purser, treasurer.
consignee
acceptor, addressee, agent, ambassador, appointee, assignee, attache, broker, consignee, delegate, deputy, envoy, go-between, licensee, messenger, middleman, nominee, representative, trustee.
device for receiving
bug.
electricity
ac, alternating current, amplifier, anode, capacitance, capacitor, cathode, charge, circuit, circuit card, computer, conductor, connection, crt, current, cycle, diode, direct current, discharge, electricity, electrode, electromagnetism, electronics, electrostatic, fm, frequency, ic, impedance, induction, insulator, juice, kilohertz, magnetism, megahertz, memory, microphone, monitor, negative, network, ohm, polarity, positive, processor, radar, radio, resistance, resistor, shock, spark, speaker, television, transistor, transmitter, triode, tube, tweeter, video, volt, voltage, watt, wattage, amperes, backplane, motherboard.
object
focus, victim, ground zero, zero*, butt*.
person
receiver.
radio
marconi, radiotelegraph, radiotelegraphy, radiotelephone, telegraphy, telephony, transmission, wireless, CB, shortwave, Walkman, am-fm, radionics, radiotelephonics.
receiver
acceptor, addressee, assignee, beneficiary, cashier, collector, consignee, control center, creditor, customer, donee, fence, grantee, handset, headphone, heir, liquidator, pass catcher, pass receiver, radio, receiving system, receptacle, recipient, subject, target, telephone, telephone receiver, television, teller, trustee, TRANSCEIVER, listening device, detection device, bug*.
television
audio, baby-sitter, boob tube, idiot box, station, telly, tube, tv, Tv Set, video, VID, small screen, eye*, box*.
Examples of usage:
  1. Erskine took down the receiver and said quietly: " Centre forward gun. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  2. When I had hung up the receiver, I sat down to think. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. You'll get the receiver and his big boss out of the State for a few minutes, or possibly for a few hours, if your strike makes them hunt up another railroad to return on. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  4. Impatiently Edgarton came back and lifted the receiver from its hook. – Little Eve Edgarton by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  5. As he took the telephone receiver down a flash of light must have shot from it to his ear. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve

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