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Synonyms for above
əˈbʌv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. above(adj)

    an earlier section of a written text

    "for instructions refer to the above"

    Antonyms:
    succeeding(a), below, beneath, to a lower place, at a lower place

  2. above(adverb)

    appearing earlier in the same text

    "flaws in the above interpretation"

    Antonyms:
    succeeding(a), beneath, below, to a lower place, at a lower place

  3. above, supra(adverb)

    at an earlier place

    "see above"

    Synonyms:
    supra, to a higher place, in a higher place, higher up

    Antonyms:
    succeeding(a), below, beneath, to a lower place, at a lower place

  4. above, higher up, in a higher place, to a higher place(adverb)

    in or to a place that is higher

    Synonyms:
    supra, to a higher place, in a higher place, higher up

    Antonyms:
    succeeding(a), at a lower place, beneath, to a lower place, below

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. above

    Synonyms:
    over, beyond, exceeding

    Antonyms:
    below, within, beneath

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. above(prep.)

    Synonyms:
    higher than

  2. above(prep.)

    Synonyms:
    over, exceeding, more than, greater than

  3. above(prep.)

    Synonyms:
    beyond, superior to

  4. above(prep.)

    Synonyms:
    too high for, too proud for

  5. above(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    overhead, aloft, on high, in a high place

  6. above(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    before, in a former part

  7. above(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    of a higher rank or order

How to pronounce above?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say above in sign language?

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How to use above in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Cuomo:

    This bill gives Congress the ability to fulfill its constitutional responsibilities, strengthen our democratic system and ensure that no one is above the law.

  2. Alfred Talley:

    Everything comes from above. Everything just comes from above.

  3. Jed Seidel:

    Marriage. Why do we do it Everybody knows the stats. One in two marriages end up in broken dishes and a trip to Tijuana. Is it loneliness Partly. Is it teamwork Definitely. Things just kind of go easier when there's two of you. One of you can wait in line at the movie theater while the other guy parks the car. Get better seats that way. Better room rate when it's a double. Are you ready to file jointly...Above you is the sun and sky. Below you, the ground. Like the sun, your love should be constant, like the ground, solid.

  4. Josh Shapiro:

    We have to stand up and say that we're going to put people before powerful institutions, that we are not going to let -- whether it's the church, or some university, or Hollywood, or politics or business community -- ever put their particular interests above the needs of those that they are supposed to represent and care for.

  5. Bill Kristol:

    She can go into detail on Russia, China and the Middle East. She has a breadth of knowledge you wouldn't expect from a former CEO, having spoken to a lot of people who run for high office over the years, I think she's way above average and up to a pretty high standard on this.


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