Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun manifold

3 senses of manifold

Sense 1

manifold -- (a pipe that has several lateral outlets to or from other pipes)

=> pipe, pipage, piping -- (a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.)

Sense 2

manifold paper, manifold -- (a lightweight paper used with carbon paper to make multiple copies; "an original and two manifolds")

=> paper -- (a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses)

Sense 3

manifold -- (a set of points such as those of a closed surface or an analogue in three or more dimensions)

=> mathematical space, topological space -- ((mathematics) any set of points that satisfy a set of postulates of some kind; "assume that the topological space is finite dimensional")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb manifold

2 senses of manifold

Sense 1

manifold -- (make multiple copies of; "multiply a letter")

=> copy, re-create -- (make a replica of; "copy that drawing"; "re-create a picture by Rembrandt")

Sense 2

multiply, manifold -- (combine or increase by multiplication; "He managed to multiply his profits")

=> increase -- (make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted")

Antonyms of adj manifold

1 sense of manifold

Sense 1

manifold, multiplex -- (many and varied; having many features or forms; "manifold reasons"; "our manifold failings"; "manifold intelligence"; "the multiplex opportunities in high technology")

INDIRECT (VIA multiple) -> single -- (existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual; "upon the hill stood a single tower"; "had but a single thought which was to escape"; "a single survivor"; "a single serving"; "a single lens"; "a single thickness")

Similarity of adj manifold

1 sense of manifold

Sense 1

manifold, multiplex -- (many and varied; having many features or forms; "manifold reasons"; "our manifold failings"; "manifold intelligence"; "the multiplex opportunities in high technology")

=> multiple (vs. single) -- (having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual; "multiple birth"; "multiple ownership"; "made multiple copies of the speech"; "his multiple achievements in public life"; "her multiple personalities"; "a pineapple is a multiple fruit")