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    centre

    centre - Dictionary definition and meaning for word centre

    Definition
    (noun) a low-lying region in central France Definition
    (noun) an area that is approximately central within some larger region
    Synonyms : center , eye , heart , middle
    Example Sentence
    • it is in the center of town
    • they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
    • they were in the eye of the storm
    Definition
    (noun) a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure
    Synonyms : center , midpoint
    Definition
    (noun) a place where some particular activity is concentrated
    Synonyms : center
    Example Sentence
    • they received messages from several centers
    Definition
    (noun) the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering
    Synonyms : center
    Definition
    (noun) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
    Example Sentence
    • the gist of the prosecutor's argument
    • the heart and soul of the Republican Party
    • the nub of the story
    Definition
    (noun) the object upon which interest and attention focuses
    Example Sentence
    • his stories made him the center of the party
    Definition
    (noun) a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process
    Example Sentence
    • in most people the speech center is in the left hemisphere
    Definition
    (noun) a building dedicated to a particular activity
    Synonyms : center
    Example Sentence
    • they were raising money to build a new center for research
    Definition
    (verb) move into the center
    Synonyms : center
    Example Sentence
    • That vase in the picture is not centered
    Definition
    (verb) direct one's attention on something
    Synonyms : center , concentrate , focus , pore , rivet
    Example Sentence
    • Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies
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