Synonyms of addressed


1. address, turn to, communicate, intercommunicate

usage: speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window"

2. address, speak

usage: give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees"

3. address, direct, label

usage: put an address on (an envelope)

4. address, target, aim, place, direct, point

usage: direct a question at someone

5. address, use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ

usage: address or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question

6. address, call, address, turn to

usage: greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir'"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name"

7. address, access

usage: access or locate by address

8. cover, treat, handle, plow, deal, address, broach, initiate

usage: act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"

9. address, accost, come up to, come, come up

usage: speak to someone

10. address, align, aline, line up, adjust

usage: adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation of hitting


1. addressed (vs. unaddressed), self-addressed

usage: (of mail) marked with a destination; "I throw away all mail addressed to `resident'"

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