What does synonymous mean?

Definitions for synonymous
sɪˈnɒn ə məssyn·ony·mous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. synonymous(adj)

    (of words) meaning the same or nearly the same


  1. synonymous(Adjective)

    having a similar meaning

  2. synonymous(Adjective)

    of, or being a synonym

  3. synonymous(Adjective)

    Such that both its forms yield the same sequenced protein.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Synonymous(adj)

    having the character of a synonym; expressing the same thing; conveying the same, or approximately the same, idea

Editors Contribution

  1. Synonymous

    To be directly correlated with another object or subject

    "Laughing is synonymous with happiness."

    Submitted by anonymous on January 10, 2018  

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  1. Alex
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How to say synonymous in sign language?

  1. synonymous


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of synonymous in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of synonymous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of synonymous in a Sentence

  1. Lenny Altieri:

    Brains and common sense are not synonymous.

  2. Chau Trinh-Shevrin:

    It is important to note that access to health insurance is not synonymous with access to care.

  3. Kent Nerburn:

    Do not fall prey to the false belief that mastery and domination are synonymous with manliness.

  4. Amit Ray:

    God, Beauty and Truth are synonymous. Take any one of the three paths and you will reach the goal.

  5. Manchester University sociologist Robert Pettit:

    Disney does such a wonderful job of representing American culture, they're almost synonymous with America.

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