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Synonyms for figure

Synonyms for figure

arithmetic calculations

the external outline of a thing

an element or a component in a decorative composition

to ascertain by mathematics

to have an opinion

figure on: to look forward to confidently

figure out: to find a solution for

figure out: to arrive at an answer to (a mathematical problem)

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a diagram or picture illustrating textual material

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a model of a bodily form (especially of a person)

a well-known or notable person

a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape

an amount of money expressed numerically

the impression produced by a person

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the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals

a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground

a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating

be or play a part of or in

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Among the many appealing elements of Peiresc's Europe is the tension between those lively early seventeenth-century antiquaries and the splendidly moribund figures of fun they would so soon become.
Missing their own targets time after time, the Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer have become figures of fun after being forced to adopt Labour's goal by counting only current spending instead of including investment.
The contestants are figures of fun, ridiculed by viewers - which speaks volumes as to the real purpose of the show.
Flipping between tales about his two favourite nations, most of the first half of the gig involved pointing out ironies about our favourite figures of fun.
Today Ann Armstrong said she knew the TV programme had been edited to show the more entertaining moments of their lives, but they didn't really mind becoming national figures of fun.