contrivance

Contrivance vs Tool - What's the difference?

contrivance | tool | Synonyms |

Contrivance is a synonym of tool.


As nouns the difference between contrivance and tool

is that contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task while tool is (senseid)a mechanical device intended to make a task easier.

As a verb tool is

to work on or shape with tools, eg, hand-tooled leather .

Concoction vs Contrivance - What's the difference?

concoction | contrivance | Synonyms |

Concoction is a synonym of contrivance.


As nouns the difference between concoction and contrivance

is that concoction is (obsolete) digestion (of food etc) while contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task.

Brew vs Contrivance - What's the difference?

brew | contrivance | Related terms |

Brew is a related term of contrivance.


As nouns the difference between brew and contrivance

is that brew is the mixture formed by brewing; that which is brewed; a brewage while contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task.

As a verb brew

is to prepare (usually a beverage) by steeping and mingling; to concoct.

Body vs Contrivance - What's the difference?

body | contrivance | Related terms |

Body is a related term of contrivance.


As nouns the difference between body and contrivance

is that body is a bodysuit , chiefly worn by women and children while contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task.

Instrument vs Contrivance - What's the difference?

instrument | contrivance | Related terms |

Instrument is a related term of contrivance.


As nouns the difference between instrument and contrivance

is that instrument is while contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task.

Contrivance vs Mechanism - What's the difference?

contrivance | mechanism | Synonyms |

Contrivance is a synonym of mechanism.


As nouns the difference between contrivance and mechanism

is that contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task while mechanism is within a machine or machinery; any mechanical means for the conversion or control of motion, or the transmission or control of power.

Contrivance vs Plot - What's the difference?

contrivance | plot | Synonyms |

Contrivance is a synonym of plot.


As nouns the difference between contrivance and plot

is that contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task while plot is the course of a story, comprising a series of incidents which are gradually unfolded, sometimes by unexpected means.

As a verb plot is

to conceive (a crime, etc).

Gambit vs Contrivance - What's the difference?

gambit | contrivance | Related terms |

Gambit is a related term of contrivance.


As nouns the difference between gambit and contrivance

is that gambit is gambit, a form of opening a chess game while contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task.

Mixture vs Contrivance - What's the difference?

mixture | contrivance | Related terms |

Mixture is a related term of contrivance.


As nouns the difference between mixture and contrivance

is that mixture is the act of mixing while contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task.

Contrivance vs Appliance - What's the difference?

contrivance | appliance | Related terms |

Contrivance is a related term of appliance.


As nouns the difference between contrivance and appliance

is that contrivance is a (mechanical) device to perform a certain task while appliance is the act of applying; application.

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