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Antonyms for pawn

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term pawn.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pawn

    ransom, redeem

    pledge, impignorate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pawnnoun

    an article deposited as security

    instrument, cat's-paw

  2. instrument, pawn, cat's-pawnoun

    a person used by another to gain an end

    instrument, legal document, cat's-paw, official document, tool, musical instrument, instrumental role, legal instrument

  3. pawnnoun

    (chess) the least powerful piece; moves only forward and captures only to the side; it can be promoted to a more powerful piece if it reaches the 8th rank

    instrument, cat's-paw

  4. pawnverb

    borrowing and leaving an article as security for repayment of the loan

    instrument, cat's-paw

  5. pawn, soak, hockverb

    leave as a guarantee in return for money

    "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"

    fleece, hit it up, imbue, surcharge, dowse, inebriate, hook, overcharge, pluck, drench, souse, sop, soak, hock, gazump, intoxicate, rob, douse, plume

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pawnverb

    pledge, impawn

How to use pawn in a sentence?

  1. Hudson Columbe:

    You can actually sell them to a pawn shop and they’re worth a few hundred bucks.

  2. President Trump:

    They are playing a chess game, i don't feel bad when I lose a pawn in chess if it helps me get check mate. I'll sacrifice pawns all day long. So if you think something is a pawn, it is a willing sacrifice you will make. But if you are the pawn, that really sucks.

  3. Tami Fitzgerald:

    The NBA should be ashamed of The NBA for using North Carolina — particularly The NBA young girls — as a political pawn for an out-of-touch agenda that compromises both dignity interests and privacy rights.

  4. Trend Micro:

    Pawn Storm clearly targets groups that could be perceived as a risk to Russian politics and interests.

  5. Nick Gordon:

    You know what I was ? I was Nick Gordon and then I became a pawn, somebody just to point the finger at, now I won't stand for it as long as I can fight it.

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