assay synonyms

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


Princeton's WordNet

  1. assay, check(noun)

    an appraisal of the state of affairs

    Synonyms:
    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, check, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, curb, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  2. assay(noun)

    a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components

    Synonyms:
    check

  3. assay(noun)

    a written report of the results of an analysis of the composition of some substance

    Synonyms:
    check

  4. assay(verb)

    a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components; frequently used to test for the presence or concentration of infectious agents or antibodies etc.

    Synonyms:
    check

  5. assay(verb)

    analyze (chemical substances)

    Synonyms:
    try, essay, seek, attempt

  6. try, seek, attempt, essay, assay(verb)

    make an effort or attempt

    Synonyms:
    attempt, examine, search, stress, adjudicate, strain, essay, seek, look for, assay, try out, try, prove, test, try on, taste, hear, set about, undertake, sample, judge, render

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. assay(n.)

    Synonyms:
    trial (particularly to determine the quantity of metal in an ore), test, examination, experiment, proof, touchstone, ordeal

  2. assay(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    try, test, put to the test, make trial of

  3. assay(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    try, endeavor, attempt, essay

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

test, bioassay, dosage, quantitation, titration, dosing, testing, trial, quantification, mix



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