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OTHER WORDS FROM antonyman·ton·y·mous [an-ton-uh-muhs], /ænˈtɒn ə məs/, an·to·nym·ic, adjectivean·ton·y·my, noun
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Software began decades ago as an unserious programmers’ antonym of “hardware.”From ‘Scientist’ to ‘Spam,’ the Surprisingly Playful Origins of English Words|Ralph Keyes|April 1, 2021|Time
But, oddly enough, the eyes were a total and surprising antonym of this smiling mouth.The Red Debt|Everett MacDonald
In strict usage, daily is the antonym of nightly as diurnal is of nocturnal.
By and by, which was once a synonym, has become an antonym of immediately, meaning at some (perhaps remote) future time.
Logically the other side of white is not white, while the antonym is the extreme black.Public Speaking|Clarence Stratton
The direct antonym of cause is effect, while that of antecedent is consequent.