Antonyms for forge
This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term forge.
furnace consisting of a special hearth where metal is heated before shaping
a workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering
create by hammering
"hammer the silver into a bowl"; "forge a pair of tongues"
forge, fake, counterfeit(verb)
make a copy of with the intent to deceive
"he faked the signature"; "they counterfeited dollar bills"; "She forged a Green Card"
misrepresent, form, fudge, fake, mould, wangle, spirt, excogitate, manipulate, work, shape, devise, counterfeit, mold, cook, falsify, talk through one's hat, invent, contrive, bullshit, fashion, bull, formulate, hammer, spurt
invent, contrive, devise, excogitate, formulate, forge(verb)
come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort
"excogitate a way to measure the speed of light"
excogitate, ruminate, work, fake, prepare, make up, develop, contemplate, muse, get up, organize, fabricate, plan, speculate, throw, cast, mull over, think over, form, mould, invent, word, manufacture, mull, explicate, reflect, fashion, articulate, spirt, cook up, organise, meditate, hammer, counterfeit, chew over, contrive, shape, phrase, ponder, spurt, give voice, formulate, project, design, machinate, devise, mold
move ahead steadily
"He forged ahead"
forge, spurt, spirt(verb)
move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy
shape, form, work, mold, mould, forge(verb)
make something, usually for a specific function
"She molded the rice balls carefully"; "Form cylinders from the dough"; "shape a figure"; "Work the metal into a sword"
spring, knead, turn, operate, act, shape, bring, model, excogitate, imprint, work out, run, spurt, function, put to work, organize, lick, take form, solve, make, regulate, determine, figure out, cast, form, fake, mould, sour, invent, play, exploit, make for, spirt, go, take shape, fashion, do work, hammer, mold, organise, mildew, puzzle out, act upon, counterfeit, process, crop, work, ferment, influence, work on, constitute, formulate, wreak, cultivate, exercise, contrive, devise
make out of components (often in an improvising manner)
"She fashioned a tent out of a sheet and a few sticks"
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How to use forge in a sentence?
You cannot dream yourself into a character you must hammer and forge yourself one.
Nothing splendid was ever created in cold blood. Heat is required to forge anything. Every great accomplishment is the story of a flaming heart.
Every exit is an entry to somewhere else. The end of anything is the beginning of another thing; Moreover, every finish line is the beginning of a new race. As I see it, every issue of life is a part of a continuous process. And if this is the case, it simply means that even your own seemed failure, disappointment or setback is not the end of your life. It also implies that experiencing any of the above instances should not weigh you down. Rather, you are expected to forge ahead of them regardless of how downcast or frustrated you may think you are presently. -Emeasoba George
Time for the weather report. It's cold out folks. Bonecrushing cold. The kind of cold which will wrench the spirit out of a young man, or forge it into steel.
She writes beautifully, draws beautifully, and can cut [with scissors]. She seems to forge ahead of everything.
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