February 26th, 2020

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Word of the Day 02/26/20 Synonymous

Synonymous (adjective)
synonymous [ si-non-uh-muh s ]

1. having the character of synonyms or a synonym; equivalent in meaning; expressing or implying the same idea.

syn·on·y·mous·ly, adverb
syn·on·y·mous·ness, noun
non·syn·on·y·mous, adjective
non·syn·on·y·mous·ly, adverb
un·syn·on·y·mous, adjective
un·syn·on·y·mous·ly, adverb

interchangeable, identical, compatible, identified, alike, apposite, coincident, convertible, correspondent, corresponding, equal, like, same, similar, tantamount, synonymic

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Origin: 1600–10; < Medieval Latin synōnymus < Greek synṓnymos, equivalent to syn- syn- + -ōnym- -onym + -os adj. suffix; see -ous

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Rare Pairs Prompt #21

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