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synonym

syn·o·nym

synonym

 
 
pronunciation:
sI n nIm
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part of speech: noun
definition: a word having the same or nearly the same meaning as another word of the same language.
"Abundant" and "plentiful" are synonyms.
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derivations: synonymic (adj.), synonymical (adj.), synonymity (n.)
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