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Synonyms for canvas
ˈkæn vəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. canvas, canvass(noun)

    a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, canvass, opinion poll, sheet, public opinion poll

  2. canvas, canvass(noun)

    an oil painting on canvas fabric

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, canvass, opinion poll, sheet, public opinion poll

  3. canvas, canvass(noun)

    the setting for a narrative or fictional or dramatic account

    "the crowded canvas of history"; "the movie demanded a dramatic canvas of sound"

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, canvass, opinion poll, sheet, public opinion poll

  4. canvas tent, canvas, canvass(noun)

    a tent made of canvas fabric

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, canvass, opinion poll, sheet, public opinion poll

  5. sail, canvas, canvass, sheet(noun)

    a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

    Synonyms:
    rag, canvas tent, bed sheet, public opinion poll, weather sheet, plane, sheet, flat solid, tack, sheet of paper, sail, canvass, shroud, poll, tabloid, mainsheet, opinion poll, piece of paper, cruise

  6. canvas, canvass(verb)

    the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete

    "the boxer picked himself up off the canvas"

    Synonyms:
    canvas tent, poll, sail, canvass, opinion poll, sheet, public opinion poll

  7. canvass, canvas(verb)

    solicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign

    Synonyms:
    analyse, canvass, poll, analyze, study, examine

  8. poll, canvass, canvas(verb)

    get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions

    Synonyms:
    analyze, poll, study, canvass, examine, analyse, pollard

  9. canvas(verb)

    cover with canvas

    "She canvassed the walls of her living room so as to conceal the ugly cracks"

    Synonyms:
    analyse, study, poll, canvass, analyze, examine

  10. analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass, canvas(verb)

    consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

    "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"

    Synonyms:
    examine, contemplate, try out, psychoanalyse, consider, essay, meditate, psychoanalyze, break down, hit the books, test, learn, dissect, canvass, analyse, read, take apart, study, poll, take, try, analyze, probe, prove, see

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. canvas(n)

    Synonyms:
    tarpaulin, coutil

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    toile, painting, weave, web, cloth, sling, twill, screen, ticking, tarp

How to pronounce canvas?

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Daniel
British
Karen
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Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say canvas in sign language?

  1. canvas

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#3252poll
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#15194tack
#15810rag
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#22427pollard
#27464tabloid
#27578contemplate
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#31722shroud
#34131meditate
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#42924tarp
#50593canvass
#57917dissect
#197145mainsheet

How to use canvas in a sentence?

  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Your dreams are ink; reality is the canvas. Paint masterpieces.

  2. RVM:

    Life is a Canvas. Every action of ours is a stroke of paint and at the end, how beautiful our painting is will depend upon all our strokes, all our Actions.-RVM

  3. Martin Nolan:

    We have softballs stitched up in canvas but we haven't definitively established yet that we have that first ball. If that ball was to exist it would be phenomenal.

  4. Kristine Di Grigoli:

    The world is my canvas and my camera is the perfect tool to capture everything around me. I always make it a habit to carry my camera with me so I will never suffer the regret of wishing I had.

  5. Cometan:

    Intrigued I am by every dot on the big black canvas above us.


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