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Synonyms for ancillary
ˈæn səˌlɛr i; esp. Brit. ænˈsɪl ə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accessory, adjunct, ancillary, adjuvant, appurtenant, auxiliary(adj)

    furnishing added support

    "an ancillary pump"; "an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism"; "The mind and emotions are auxiliary to each other"

    supplementary, accessary, adjuvant, appurtenant, auxiliary, supplemental, adjunct, accessory, assistant, subsidiary


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ancillary

    assistant, subservient, promotive, auxiliary, accessory, conducive, available, useful, applicable

    insubservient, redundant, inappropriate, irrelevant, alien, inoperative, unconducive, adverse, counteractive, obstructive, impertinent, preventive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ancillary(a.)

    helping, helpful, auxiliary, instrumental

  2. ancillary(a.)

    subservient, subordinate

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How to use ancillary in a sentence?

  1. Jason Maloni:

    When Paul Manafort met with President Moreno of Ecuador to discuss the China Development Fund, The President of Ecuador raised with Paul Manafort Paul Manafort desire to remove Julian Assange from Ecuador's embassy, paul Manafort listened but made no promises as this was ancillary to the purpose of the meeting.

  2. Gordon Schremp:

    If the situation gets bad enough, which no one is saying it will, the curtailment could affect larger blocks and touch ancillary facilities they depend on.

  3. Kenneth Zuckerberg:

    Grain traders are focusing on core businesses, rather than ancillary businesses.

  4. Doug Cifu:

    What we have at Virtu is a technology plant that is multi-asset class, multi-currency and very low latency and very efficient and very scaled, to the extent we can use that asset and leverage that asset into what I will call related and ancillary businesses ... I'm very open to it.

  5. Maria Cantwell:

    Let's show the Senate can work. Let's not go crazy with a bunch of ancillary things.

Translations for ancillary

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  • помощен, спомагателенBulgarian
  • auxiliarCatalan, Valencian
  • sekundær, underordnetDanish
  • zusatz-, hilfs-, neben-German
  • βοηθητικόςGreek
  • subordinado, secundario, criado, accesorio, ayudante, auxiliar, apoyo, subordinadaSpanish
  • کمکیPersian
  • apuväline, avustava, apu, apulainen, tuki, toissijainen, tukeva, alainenFinnish
  • subordonné, secondaire, employé de maison, serviteur, domestique, aide à la personne, auxiliaire, ancillaire, boy, accessoireFrench
  • subordinato, secondario, servo, domestico, ausiliareItalian
  • נלווהHebrew
  • ondergschikt, ondersteunendDutch
  • pomocniczy, pomocnikPolish
  • subordinado, auxiliar, ancilário, auxiliário, secundário, ancilarPortuguese
  • вспомогательный, дополнительный, деталь, подсобный, подчинённыйRussian
  • underordnad, sekundärSwedish
  • yardımcı, taliTurkish
  • مُعاوِنUrdu
  • אַנסיללאַריYiddish
  • 辅助的Chinese

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