Antonym

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Antonym Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • two words that express opposing concepts; "to him the opposite of gay was depressed"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other; "to him the antonym of `gay' was `depressed'"

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Antonym Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


An antonym is a word that has the opposite meaning as another word. It refers to a word that is completely different from another one.They also are called opposites. The opposite of a antonym is a synonym. Hot and cold are antonyms, whereas hot and torrid are synonyms.



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  • 'Antonym' Wins Twice at Japan's Skip City Festival
    Diederik Ebbinge's "Matterhorn" took the grand prize at the festival in Kawaguchi, north of Tokyo. read more Read more on this news related to 'Antonym'
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    Sorry, but your browser needs Javascript to use this site. Wild combo: A sign warns drivers to be careful when they “open-close” their door. The term 開閉 (kaihei) is one of many antonym pairs. Read more on this news related to 'Antonym'

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