Found 4 items, similar to figure.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
bentuk, figur, gambar, mengagak-agakkan, menggambarkan, mengkhayalkan, pengawakan, perawakan, rupa, sosok
English → English
v 1: judge to be probable [syn: calculate
2: be or play a part of or in; “Elections figure prominently in
every government program”
; “How do the elections figure in
the current pattern of internal politics?”
3: imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; “I can't see him on
; “I can see what will happen”
; “I can see a
risk in this strategy”
4: make a mathematical calculation or computation [syn: calculate
, work out
5: understand; “He didn't figure her”
n 1: a diagram or picture illustrating textual material; “the
area covered can be seen from Figure 2”
2: alternative names for the body of a human being; “Leonardo
studied the human body”
; “he has a strong physique”
spirit is willing but the flesh is weak”
[syn: human body
, material body
3: one of the elements that collectively form a system of
numbers; “0 and 1 are digits”
4: a model of a bodily form (especially of a person); “he made
a figure of Santa Claus”
5: a well-known or notable person; “they studied all the great
names in the history of France”
; “she is an important
figure in modern music”
, public figure
6: a combination of points and lines and planes that form a
visible palpable shape
7: an amount of money expressed numerically; “a figure of $17
8: the impression produced by a person; “he cut a fine figure”
“a heroic figure”
9: the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite
quantity of units or individuals; “he had a number of
chores to do”
; “the number of parameters is small”
figure was about a thousand”
10: language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense [syn: trope
figure of speech
11: a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the
object of attention and that stands out against a ground
12: a decorative or artistic work; “the coach had a design on
13: a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating; “she
made the best score on compulsory figures”
English → English
(f[i^]g"[-u]r; 135), n. [F., figure, L. figura;
akin to fingere to form, shape, feign. See Feign
1. The form of anything; shape; outline; appearance.
Flowers have all exquisite figures. --Bacon.
2. The representation of any form, as by drawing, painting,
modeling, carving, embroidering, etc.; especially, a
representation of the human body; as, a figure in bronze;
a figure cut in marble.
A coin that bears the figure of an angel. --Shak.
3. A pattern in cloth, paper, or other manufactured article;
a design wrought out in a fabric; as, the muslin was of a
4. (Geom.) A diagram or drawing, made to represent a
magnitude or the relation of two or more magnitudes; a
surface or space inclosed on all sides; -- called
superficial when inclosed by lines, and solid when
inclosed by surfaces; any arrangement made up of points,
lines, angles, surfaces, etc.
5. The appearance or impression made by the conduct or career
of a person; as, a sorry figure.
I made some figure there. --Dryden.
Gentlemen of the best figure in the county.
6. Distinguished appearance; magnificence; conspicuous
representation; splendor; show.
That he may live in figure and indulgence. --Law.
7. A character or symbol representing a number; a numeral; a
digit; as, 1, 2,3, etc.
8. Value, as expressed in numbers; price; as, the goods are
estimated or sold at a low figure. [Colloq.]
With nineteen thousand a year at the very lowest
9. A person, thing, or action, conceived of as analogous to
another person, thing, or action, of which it thus becomes
a type or representative.
Who is the figure of Him that was to come. --Rom. v.
10. (Rhet.) A mode of expressing abstract or immaterial ideas
by words which suggest pictures or images from the
physical world; pictorial language; a trope; hence, any
deviation from the plainest form of statement. Also
called a figure of speech
To represent the imagination under the figure of a
11. (Logic) The form of a syllogism with respect to the
relative position of the middle term.
12. (Dancing) Any one of the several regular steps or
movements made by a dancer.
13. (Astrol.) A horoscope; the diagram of the aspects of the
astrological houses. --Johnson.
(a) Any short succession of notes, either as melody or as
a group of chords, which produce a single complete
and distinct impression. --Grove.
(b) A form of melody or accompaniment kept up through a
strain or passage; a musical phrase or motive; a
Note: Figures are often written upon the staff in music to
denote the kind of measure. They are usually in the
form of a fraction, the upper figure showing how many
notes of the kind indicated by the lower are contained
in one measure or bar. Thus, 2/4 signifies that the
measure contains two quarter notes. The following are
the principal figures used for this purpose: --
2/22/42/8 4/22/44/8 3/23/43/8 6/46/46/8
, Canceled figures
, Lay figure
, etc. See
, or Figure flinger
, an astrologer. “This
, the practice of astrology.
, a knot shaped like the figure 8. See
Illust. under Knot
, a picture of the human figure, or the act
or art of depicting the human figure.
, the art or process of weaving figured
To cut a figure
, to make a display. [Colloq.] --Sir W.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Figured
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [F. figurer, L. figurare, fr. figura. See
1. To represent by a figure, as to form or mold; to make an
image of, either palpable or ideal; also, to fashion into
a determinate form; to shape.
If love, alas! be pain I bear,
No thought can figure, and no tongue declare.Prior.
2. To embellish with design; to adorn with figures.
The vaulty top of heaven
Figured quite o'er with burning meteors. --Shak.
3. To indicate by numerals; also, to compute.
As through a crystal glass the figured hours are
4. To represent by a metaphor; to signify or symbolize.
Whose white vestments figure innocence. --Shak.
5. To prefigure; to foreshow.
In this the heaven figures some event. --Shak.
(a) To write over or under the bass, as figures or other
characters, in order to indicate the accompanying
(b) To embellish.
To figure out
, to solve; to compute or find the result of.
To figure up
, to add; to reckon; to compute the amount of.
, v. i.
1. To make a figure; to be distinguished or conspicious; as,
the envoy figured at court.
Sociable, hospitable, eloquent, admired, figuring
away brilliantly. --M. Arnold.
2. To calculate; to contrive; to scheme; as, he is figuring
to secure the nomination. [Colloq.]
a phrase used by itself as an interjection to
mean “How can one explain that?”
, or to express
puzzlement over some seeming contradiction. [Colloq.]