POWDER synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term POWDER:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. powder, pulverization, pulverisation(noun)

    a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized

    Synonyms:
    pulverisation, grind, powder, mill, pulverization, gunpowder

  2. gunpowder, powder(noun)

    a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks

    Synonyms:
    pulverisation, powder, pulverization, gunpowder

  3. powder(verb)

    any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder

    Synonyms:
    pulverisation, pulverization, gunpowder

  4. powderize, powderise, powder, pulverize, pulverise(verb)

    make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust

    Synonyms:
    pulverise, demolish, powderise, powder, pulverize, powderize

  5. powder(verb)

    apply powder to

    Synonyms:
    powderise, pulverize, powderize, pulverise

Wiktionary

  1. powder(verb)

    To reduce to fine particles.

    Synonyms:
    pound, pulverize, triturate, grind, comminute

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. powder(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dust, pulverized substance

  2. powder(n.)

    Synonyms:
    gunpowder

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

powdered, gunpowder, powders, dust, cordite, talc, gsr, fan, fanling, keg

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. powder

    Synonyms:
    Chinese medicine San



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