noun: A more specific term in a general class. For example, « purple » is a hyponym of « color ».
facies noun: 1. General appearance. 2. In medicine, a distinctive appearance associated with a pathological condition. 3. In geology, a body of rock with specific characteristics.
dysphemism noun: The substitution of a harsher, deprecating, or offensive term in place of a relatively neutral term.
pareidolia noun: The tendency to see a specific pattern or meaningful images in random stimulus.
contusion Definition: (noun) An injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration. Synonyms: bruise. Usage: The purple and green contusion on my arm looks much worse than it actually feels. Discuss