User:
Password:

Home | New Examples | Popular | Top | Submit Examples | Request Examples

For example: Metaphors, hiatuses, adjectives, nouns,...

Examples of Synonyms


Synonyms

Post by natttt
Posted on 2011-04-01 09:09:04
Synonyms are different words which have the same meaning, or almost the same meaning.
For example, the words stones and rocks are synonyms.

Synonyms can be nouns, verbs, adverbs or adjectives, as long as both are the same part of speech.

For example:
- chair and seat (nouns)
- go and leave (verbs)
- quickly and rapidly (adverbs)
- long and extended (adjectives)

Synonyms need not be single words, as in war and armed conflict.

Here are more synonyms:

tremendous - remarkable
cat - feline
baby - infant
sick - ill
quickly - speedily

A word can have more than one synonym depending on which meaning you use for the word. For example:
- expired could have the synonym no longer fresh, if you mean milk that"s past its sale date.
- expired could have the synonym dead, if you mean no longer alive.


Is this example useful?
 (69.6%) YES    NO (30.4%)


To share this example, copy and paste this code into your website, blog or forum:


Comments
To leave a comment, you must register for free or if you are already registered log in.

Has not written any comments yet.


Related examples
Always singular nouns Posted on 2011-05-07 19:07:20
Examples of nouns that always are singular: water wine rice music coffee advice flu air sugar tea anger knowledge weather furniture...
Possessive nouns Posted on 2011-05-07 19:05:19
A possessive noun is one which is possessed by a proper noun (name of person, place or animal) in a phrase. Examples of possessive nouns: ...
Hyphenated nouns Posted on 2011-05-07 19:02:24
Some "compound nouns" are hyphenated nouns. There are three forms of compound words: - The closed form, in which the words are melded toget...
Cocrete and abstract nouns Posted on 2011-05-07 19:00:39
All things that are concrete you can touch: dog cat sofa toast cheese More examples of concrete nouns: dirt, rock, apple, penicl, table, per...
Collective nouns Posted on 2011-05-07 18:57:39
Examples of collective nouns (list): herd of antelope, army of ants, colony of ants, swarm of ants, shrewdness of apes, flange of baboons,...
© 2010 Examples10.com · Compilation of examples, samples with definitions of all free   Legal Notice | Contact | Pending

eXTReMe Tracker