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"

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  • 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 Sample Sentences in News


  • Teammates in awe of Pence's spectacular catch
    Conventional has always been an antonym for Hunter Pence, so it should come as no surprise that one of the best catches of Pence's Major League career was anything but on Tuesday night. Read more on this news related to 'Antonym'
  • Storm Johnson's Updated 2014 Fantasy Outlook Heading into Week 7
    Storm Johnson 's first start took the NFL by, uh, whatever antonym you want to use for his first name. The Jacksonville Jaguars running back looked exactly like a Jacksonville Jaguars running back in Sunday's loss to the Tennessee Titans , finishing with 21 yards on his 10 carries. The only salvation came when he scored a one-yard touchdown in the first qu Read more on this news related to 'Antonym'

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