Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
alkaline

al·ka·line

alkaline

pronunciation:
ael k laIn
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, containing, or similar to an alkali.
antonyms:
acid
similar words:
basic
definition 2: of soil, having a pH above seven.
derivation: alkalinity (n.)