Words that mean roughly the same thing. Container and receptacle are synonyms.
Words nearby synonyms
How to use synonyms in a sentence
And then predictably, there was a long unprintable list of synonyms and phrases for various sex acts.How Hitch & Amis Discovered Evil In My House|Peter Foges|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It gives you a mixture of sequential number questions, synonyms, and odd-one-out pictures.Online Dating for Geniuses Only|Charlotte Lytton|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All of them are synonyms for the stuff you can smell outside the Plaza Hotel.De Blasio Whipped by Horse Lobby|Josh Robin|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In those first pages, I feared I was going to run out of synonyms for “visceral” while trying to write this review.The Profanity of War: Phil Klay’s “Redeployment”|Brian Castner|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first such assumption is that ‘women’ and ‘feminism’ are synonyms.The Masculine Mystique|R. Tod Kelly|October 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Synonyms are several words or various phrases which are the precise equivalents of each other.
Ordinary minds cannot find the only right expression, and, therefore, use synonyms.
A special feature of the work in view of its destination is the placing of numerous synonyms along with each word.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
Besides, at that speech day when you were giving away the prizes you said there were no synonyms in the English language.The Circle|W. Somerset Maugham
Six lines further the shining features change into "shining qualities," as though features and qualities were synonyms.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote