Bartlett's Roget's Thesaurus

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Little, Brown, Sep 2, 2003 - Reference - 1415 pages
A revised, updated edition of Roget's word-finder reorganizes it according to new, more modern subject categories--850 in all--features 350,000 entries, and contains an index of every word and phrase in the book, along with hundreds of example quotations from throughout history. Reprint.
 

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Awesome mapping of the English language. Cute quotes. I love that it is a taxonomy of terms rather than an alphabetical list of words with a set of synonyms - much more comprehensive. Read full review

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This is my big Bible of thesauruses (thesauri?) on my shelf. It literally launched my magazine writing career as the "GET" guy, with over 100 published articles written with titles that use the word ... Read full review

Contents

Waste 96
27
Sufficiency 97
131
Insufficiency 98
132
Excess 99
133
Clothing 100
134
Furniture 101
137
Means 102
138
Store 105
139
Accounting 493
466
Costliness 496
467
Cheapness 497
468
Extravagance 500
469
Meanness 501
470
Prohibition 503
471
Request 505
473
Refusal 506
474

Music
140
Musician
141
Sanity 109
146
Insanity 110
147
Dirtiness 112
149
Health 113
150
Ill Health 114
152
Remedy 115
153
Hygiene 116
155
Gluttony 119
156
Substance Abuse 121
157
Sports and Enjoyments Sports 145
189
Automobile Racing 146
191
Baseball 147
192
Billiards Pool Snooker 149
193
Boating Sports 150
194
Bowling 151
195
Combat Sports 152
196
Fishing 154
197
Football 155
198
Golf 156
199
Hockey 158
200
Horse Racing 159
201
Hunting and Shooting 160
203
Bobsledding 162
204
Soccer 163
205
Swimming 164
206
Track and Field Events 166
207
Games Pastimes Amusements 167
208
Card Playing 168
210
Persuasion 178
219
Disclosure 180
220
Concealment 181
221
Sign 183
223
Identification 184
225
Record 185
227
Representation 187
228
Misrepresentation 188
229
Affirmation 189
230
Negation 190
231
Truthfulness 191
232
Deception 193
235
Exaggeration 194
236
Understatement 195
237
Obscurity 197
238
Diffuseness 199
239
Emphasis 200
240
Dissertation 203
241
Summary 204
242
Speech Difficulty 206
243
Taciturnity 208
245
Conversation 210
246
Sourness 223
253
Odorlessness 225
254
Stench 227
255
Sound 230
257
Sudden Sound 234
259
Hissing Sound 237
260
Human Cry 239
261
Vision 242
262
Faulty Vision 243
263
Visibility 244
265
Light 246
266
Darkness 247
267
Dimness 248
268
Color 251
269
Colorlessness 252
271
Grayness 255
272
Brownness 256
273
Greenness 260
275
Variegation
276
Appearance
277
Sorrow
280
Unpleasantness
281
Satisfaction
282
Relief
283
Lamentation
285
Hopelessness
286
Fear
291
Courage
292
Cowardice
293
Rashness
294
Caution
295
Desire
296
Indifference
297
Dislike
298
Surprise
299
Wonder
301
Lack of Wonder
302
Boredom
303
Humility
305
Love
306
Hate
308
Curse
309
Irascibility
311
Sullenness
312
Benevolence
313
Malevolence
314
Philanthropy
315
Pity
316
Pitilessness
317
Ingratitude
318
Atonement
319
Thought
322
Reason
324
Incuriosity
325
Negligence
326
Idea
327
Topic
328
Argument
329
Sophistry
330
Demonstration
331
Refutation
332
Question
333
Answer
334
Experiment
335
Verification
336
Discrimination
337
Lack of Discrimination
338
Evidence
339
Misjudgment
342
Assent
343
Knowledge
344
Ignorance
345
Error
346
Wisdom
347
Memory
348
Foresight
349
Prediction
351
Work 122
352
Meaning
354
Lack of Meaning
356
Intelligibility
357
Interpretation
359
Ridiculousness
360
Repute
361
Will and Behavior Will
362
Willingness
363
Intention
364
Resolution
365
Perseverance
366
Vacillation
367
Caprice
369
Rejection
371
Pursuit
372
Avoidance
373
Preparation
375
Lack of Preparation
376
Undertaking
378
Feelings Feelings 266
380
Improvisation 396
381
Habit Custom 397
382
Conduct 399
383
Insolence 400
384
Servility 401
385
Vanity 402
386
Showiness 404
388
Formality 406
389
Informality 407
390
Unsociability 409
392
Courtesy 410
393
Worker 123
394
Action 412
395
Workplace 124
396
Activity 414
397
Leisure 125
398
Defiance 416
399
Resistance 417
400
Attack 418
401
Defense 419
402
Retaliation 420
403
Submission 421
404
Contention 422
405
Leniency 423
406
Severity 424
407
Command 425
408
Disobedience 427
409
Compulsion 428
410
Right 429
411
Wrong 430
412
Morality 431
413
Immorality 432
414
Duty 433
415
Exemption 434
416
Disrespect 436
418
Approval 437
419
Disparagement 440
422
Vindication 441
423
Disinterestedness 443
424
Good 445
425
Evil 446
427
Wickedness 448
428
Innocence 449
430
Penitence 451
431
Reward 453
432
Punishment 454
433
SelfRestraint 455
435
Management 126
436
Contract 459
439
Disagreement 463
441
Security 464
442
Nonobservance 466
443
Gain 467
444
Loss 468
446
Property 470
448
Giving 472
449
Receiving 473
450
Allocation 474
451
Borrowing 476
452
Giving Back 478
453
Stealing 479
454
Trade 480
455
Sale 482
456
Money 484
458
Wealth 485
460
Poverty 486
461
Payment 489
463
Nonpayment 490
464
Receipt 492
465
Motivation 508
475
Operation 509
476
Counteraction 510
477
Instrumentality 511
478
Tendency 513
479
Power 514
480
Powerlessness 515
481
Strength 516
482
Weakness 517
483
Inertness 519
484
Violence 520
485
Moderation 521
486
Production 522
487
Destruction 523
488
Friction 554
490
Simplicity 526
491
Elegance 527
492
Inelegance 528
493
Beautification 530
494
Ugliness 531
495
Decoration 532
496
Refinement 534
497
Style 537
498
Heaviness 538
499
Sensitivity 267
501
Softness 543
502
Roughness 544
503
Elasticity 546
504
Toughness 547
505
Insensitivity 268
506
Texture 552
507
Crumbliness Powderiness 553
508
Negotiations and Fiscal Relations
516
Location 565
519
Cities Towns and Villages 567
520
Lakes 568
522
Mountains and Hills 569
523
Rivers 570
525
Seas 571
526
Other Geographical Features 572
527
Situation 573
530
Displacement 574
531
Absence 576
532
Container 578
534
Size Largeness 579
535
Littleness 580
536
Opening 583
537
Closure 584
539
Distance 585
540
Nearness 586
541
Measurement 589
542
Length 590
545
Breadth 592
546
Height 596
549
Depth 598
551
Shape Form 624
567
Shapelessness 625
568
Distortion 627
569
Straightness 630
570
Convolution 632
571
Roundness 633
572
Fold 637
573
Time
574
Eternity 644
577
Present Time 647
579
Future Time 650
580
Newness 652
581
Oldness 653
583
Nighttime 656
584
Earliness 657
585
Timeliness 659
586
Untimeliness 660
587
Frequency 661
588
Irregularity 664
589
Changeableness 666
591
Permanence 667
592
Conversion 670
593
Reversion 671
594
Substitution 672
595
Stability 674
596
Cause 675
597
Effect 676
598
Water Transportation 690
611
Passage 692
613
Slowness 693
614
Swiftness 694
615
Propulsion 696
617
Direction 697
618
Deviation 698
619
Attraction 700
620
Convergence 702
621
Arrival 704
622
Departure 705
623
Exit 707
625
Expulsion 709
626
Insertion 710
627
Overstepping 712
628
Ascent 713
630
Descent 714
631
Joy Cheerfulness 269
639
Timelessness
640
Finance 457
641
Originality 737
650
Degree 739
651
Equality 740
652
Inequality 741
653
Skillfulness 127
655
Inferiority 745
657
Increase 746
658
Addition 748
659
Subtraction 749
660
Mixture 751
661
Union 752
663
Adhesion 755
667
Combination 757
668
Whole 759
669
Part 760
670
Completeness 761
671
Incompleteness 762
672
Exclusion 764
674
Order 765
675
Disorder 766
676
Arrangement 767
677
Disturbance 768
678
Precedence 769
679
Beginning 771
680
Middle 772
682
End 773
683
Consecutiveness 774
684
Class 777
686
Generality 778
687
Rule 780
688
Conformity 781
689
Number 783
690
List 785
692
One 788
693
Two 789
694
Four 791
695
Five and Over 792
696
Motion 677
699
Infinity 798
700
Unskillfulness 128
704
Imperfection 806
707
Improvement 807
708
Deterioration 808
710
Repair 809
711
Safety 810
712
Danger 811
713
Trap 813
715
Warning 814
716
Existence
717
Nonexistence
718
Reality
719
Unreality
720
Truth
721
Untruth
722
Essence
723
Extraneousness
724
State
725
Circumstances
726
Relatedness
727
Unrelatedness
728
Reciprocity
729
Sameness
730
Oppositeness
731
Diversity
732
Similarity
733
Dissimilarity
734
Accord
735
Imitation
736
Cancellation 834
737
Possibility 836
738
Probability 838
739
Certainty 840
740
Uncertainty 841
741
Chance 842
743
Display 843
744
Latency 844
745
Success 845
746
Failure 846
748
Prosperity 847
749
Adversity 848
750
Index
751
Ceramics 129
758
Condition
761
Fabrics and Fabric Handling 130
766
Period 641
818
Woodworking 131
845
Importance 799
868
Duration 642
871
Photography 132
907
Unimportance 800
912
Communications
932
Communications 169
934
Usefulness 801
935
Transience 643
940
Information 170
949
News 171
958
Uselessness 802
959
Intellect 315
1015
Radio and Television 172
1142
Books 174
1284
Lack of Intellect 316
1286
Periodicals 175
1298
Maxim 177
1316
The Senses
1319
Sensation 212
1334
Insensibility 213
1339
Physical Pain 215
1343
Heat 217
1345
Convenience 803
1352
Cold 218
1359
Taste 219
1362
Promise 458
1372
Tastelessness 220
1378
Art 133
1389
Architecture 134
1400
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