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Synonyms for bottom
ˈbɒt əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bottom, underside, undersurface(noun)

    the lower side of anything

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, butt, bottom of the inning, rear end, can, merchantman, nates, fundament, freighter, bottomland, posterior, buttocks, behind, stern, backside, bum, underside, merchant ship, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, bed, hind end, undersurface, rump, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

  2. bottom(noun)

    the lowest part of anything

    "they started at the bottom of the hill"

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, butt, bottom of the inning, rear end, can, merchantman, nates, fundament, freighter, bottomland, posterior, buttocks, behind, stern, backside, bum, underside, merchant ship, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, bed, hind end, undersurface, rump, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush

    Antonyms:
    top of the inning, top, best

  3. buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, ass(noun)

    the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

    "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"

    Synonyms:
    screw, arse, keister, female genital organ, substructure, stinkpot, goat, cornerstone, stern, lavatory, git, croup, arsehole, butt, shadower, crapper, commode, throne, skunk, base, tooshie, foundation, butt end, lav, derriere, can buoy, shag, place, seat, prat, bottomland, hind end, behind, tin can, scum bag, asshole, freighter, understructure, ass, stub, backside, after part, female genitals, tramp, female genitalia, idler, nookie, toilet, piece of tail, laughingstock, shtup, poop, foot, screwing, posterior, potty, bathroom, quarter, do-nothing, back end, dirty dog, tush, tail, merchantman, canful, can, croupe, butt joint, john, back tooth, bunghole, nates, rat, rump, nooky, pot, back, privy, underside, piece of ass, rear end, rear, layabout, buns, merchant ship, undersurface, tail assembly, hobo, loafer, fundament, stool, roll in the hay, empennage, rotter, so-and-so, stooge, target, stinker, buttocks, bottom of the inning, hindquarters, bum, cigaret, coffin nail, tin, crumb, groundwork, shadow, fag end, cigarette, bed, basis, tail end, fanny, lowlife, puke

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

  4. bottom, bottom of the inning(noun)

    the second half of an inning; while the home team is at bat

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, butt, bottom of the inning, rear end, can, merchantman, nates, fundament, freighter, bottomland, posterior, buttocks, behind, stern, backside, bum, underside, merchant ship, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, bed, hind end, undersurface, rump, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush

    Antonyms:
    top of the inning, top, best

  5. bed, bottom(noun)

    a depression forming the ground under a body of water

    "he searched for treasure on the ocean bed"

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, layer, butt, bottom of the inning, rear end, can, merchantman, nates, fundament, freighter, bottomland, posterior, buttocks, behind, stern, backside, bum, underside, merchant ship, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, bed, hind end, undersurface, rump, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush, seam

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

  6. bottomland, bottom(noun)

    low-lying alluvial land near a river

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, butt, bottom of the inning, rear end, can, merchantman, nates, fundament, freighter, bottomland, posterior, buttocks, behind, stern, backside, bum, underside, merchant ship, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, bed, hind end, undersurface, rump, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush

    Antonyms:
    top of the inning, top, best

  7. bottom, freighter, merchantman, merchant ship(adj)

    a cargo ship

    "they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms"

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, butt, bottom of the inning, rear end, can, merchantman, nates, fundament, freighter, bottomland, posterior, buttocks, behind, stern, backside, bum, underside, merchant ship, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, bed, hind end, undersurface, rump, keister, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush

    Antonyms:
    top of the inning, top, best

  8. bottom(a)(adj)

    situated at the bottom or lowest position

    "the bottom drawer"

    Antonyms:
    top of the inning, top, best

  9. bottom(verb)

    the lowest rank

    "bottom member of the class"

    Synonyms:
    bottom(a)

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

  10. bottom(verb)

    provide with a bottom or a seat

    "bottom the chairs"

    Synonyms:
    penetrate, fathom

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

  11. bottom(verb)

    strike the ground, as with a ship's bottom

    Synonyms:
    penetrate, fathom

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

  12. penetrate, fathom, bottom(verb)

    come to understand

    Synonyms:
    click, imbue, riddle, dawn, infiltrate, permeate, perforate, diffuse, sink in, penetrate, come home, get through, fall into place, fathom, sound, pervade, get across, interpenetrate

    Antonyms:
    top, top of the inning, best

Wiktionary

  1. bottom(noun)

    A bottom quark.

    Synonyms:
    botty, fanny, bum, bot, bott, buttocks, base, backside, catcher, ass, arse

  2. bottom(noun)

    The lowest part of a container.

    Synonyms:
    botty, bott, ass, base, backside, bum, arse, bot, fanny, buttocks, catcher

  3. bottom(noun)

    The lowest part from the uppermost part, in either of these senses:

    Those files should go on the bottom shelf.

    Synonyms:
    base, bot, arse, buttocks, bum, botty, ass, fanny, backside, catcher, bott

    Antonyms:
    top

  4. bottom(noun)

    Character, reliability, staying power, dignity, integrity or sound judgment.

    lack bottom

    Synonyms:
    base, bott, bot, catcher, buttocks, botty, arse, ass, fanny, backside, bum

  5. bottom(noun)

    a valley, often used in place names.

    Where shall we go for a walk? How about Ashcombe Bottom?

    Synonyms:
    bott, arse, catcher, ass, botty, buttocks, backside, bot, fanny, bum, base

  6. bottom(noun)

    The buttocks or anus.

    Synonyms:
    bot, botty, catcher, bott, bum, fanny, ass, base, backside, arse, buttocks

  7. bottom(noun)

    a cargo vessel, a ship.

    Synonyms:
    bum, catcher, buttocks, base, bot, bott, arse, backside, botty, fanny, ass

  8. bottom(noun)

    certain parts of a vessel, particularly the cargo hold or the portion of the ship that is always underwater.

    Synonyms:
    bot, ass, base, backside, botty, arse, fanny, bum, catcher, buttocks, bott

  9. bottom(noun)

    The second half of an inning, the home team's turn to bat.

    Synonyms:
    bum, bott, catcher, botty, arse, base, bot, fanny, buttocks, backside, ass

  10. bottom(noun)

    A submissive in a BDSM relationship or roleplay.

    Synonyms:
    fanny, buttocks, bum, ass, base, arse, bott, botty, catcher, bot, backside

    Antonyms:
    top

  11. bottom(noun)

    A gay man who likes to take a passive sexual role rather than an active role (e.g. to be penetrated in anal sex rather than to penetrate).

    Synonyms:
    buttocks, catcher, ass, base, arse, bot, bott, botty, bum, backside, fanny

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. bottom

    Synonyms:
    breast, hollow, valley, deep, bed, centre, heart, mind, soul, will

    Antonyms:
    surface, exterior, manner, deportment, demeanor

  2. bottom

    Synonyms:
    deep, profound, floor, groundwork, depth, ground, foot

    Antonyms:
    top, summit, apex, crown, brow, surface

Editors Contribution

  1. nadir

    lowest point

    his mood had reached an all-time nadir.

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lowest part

  2. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    foundation, basis, groundwork, base

  3. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dale, valley, alluvial land

  4. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ship, vessel, sailing craft

  5. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fundament, seat

  6. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stamina, native strength, power of endurance

  7. bottom(n.)

    Synonyms:
    grounds, lees, dregs, sediments

  8. bottom(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    found, establish, build

  9. bottom(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    rest (for support), be based

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bottom(a)

    Synonyms:
    fundamental

  2. bottom(n)

    Synonyms:
    foot, base, nadir, foundation, groundwork, basis, base, pedestal, fundament, buttocks, rump, fundus, seat, dregs, precipitate, lees, sediment, grounds

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bottom":

    lower, underside, merits, low, substantive, fund, substance, bas, down, background, downstairs, below, inferior, seabed, fond, kick

How to pronounce bottom?

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How to say bottom in sign language?

  1. bottom

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How to use bottom in a sentence?

  1. Stephen Silverman:

    America has got to be aware of all the situations going on -- it's getting worse and worse, i hope for the safety of everyone in this country Jussie Smolletts get to the bottom of these hate groups and start preaching and educating people at schools and home.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    The Senate and American people deserve to know that these cabinet nominees have a plan to avoid any conflicts of interest, that they’re working on behalf of the American people and not their own bottom line, and that they plan to fully comply with the law, senate Republicans should heed the advice of this independent office and stop trying to jam through unvetted nominees.

  3. Polk County:

    The bottom line is, Joshua Colon tried to cover for the( supervisor), joshua Colon set up the circumstance for the vaccines to have been stolen. Had Joshua Colon simply gone to Joshua Colon boss right then, Joshua Colon'd have been the hero.

  4. Cornell University:

    They basically fall apart into a pile of goo on the bottom of the seafloor.

  5. Sheldon Whitehouse:

    This is such bad practice that even if they were to ram this guy through, as soon as Democrats get gavels we’re going to want to get to the bottom of this.


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