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Synonyms for capsule
ˈkæp səl, -sul, -syulcap·sule

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capsulenoun

    a small container

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  2. capsulenoun

    a pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  3. capsulenoun

    a dry dehiscent seed vessel or the spore-containing structure of e.g. mosses

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  4. condensation, abridgement, abridgment, capsulenoun

    a shortened version of a written work

    Synonyms:
    space capsule, abridgement, condensation, abridgment, compression, ejector seat, ejection seat, condensate, contraction, condensing

  5. capsulenoun

    a structure that encloses a body part

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  6. space capsule, capsulenoun

    a spacecraft designed to transport people and support human life in outer space

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  7. ejection seat, ejector seat, capsuleverb

    a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency; then the pilot descends by parachute

    Synonyms:
    abridgement, condensation, ejection seat, abridgment, space capsule, ejector seat

  8. capsule, capsulate, capsulize, capsuliseverb

    enclose in a capsule

    Synonyms:
    capsulize, encapsulate, capsulate, capsulise

  9. encapsulate, capsule, capsulize, capsuliseverb

    put in a short or concise form; reduce in volume

    "capsulize the news"

    Synonyms:
    capsulize, encapsulate, capsulate, capsulise

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capsulenoun

    Synonyms:
    case, wrapper, envelope, covering, shell, sheath

  2. capsulenoun

    Synonyms:
    (Bot.) pod, pericarp, seed-vessel

  3. capsulenoun

    Synonyms:
    (Chem.) evaporating dish

  4. capsulenoun

    Synonyms:
    percussion cap

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "capsule":

    capsules, canister, pod, dish, ipv, vignette, capsular

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How to use capsule in a sentence?

  1. Ralph Northam:

    The past 18 months have seen historic change, from the pandemic to protests for racial justice that led to the removal of these monuments to a lost cause. It is fitting that we replace the old time capsule with a new one that tells that story.

  2. Sabina Malgora:

    The mummies are practically a biological museum, they are like a time capsule.

  3. Alfred Hitchcock:

    We seem to have a compulsion these days to bury time capsules in order to give those people living in the next century or so some idea of what we are like. I have prepared one of my own. I have placed some rather large samples of dynamite, gunpowder, and nitroglycerin. My time capsule is set to go off in the year 3000. It will show them what we are really like.

  4. Pina LoGiudice:

    And morning sickness is usually a sign of a viable pregnancy, but dealing with nausea morning, noon and night could be a nightmare. and that could be a 250 milligram capsule, and I’ll recommend two of those, twice a day.

  5. Stephen Mills:

    It was like a time capsule, nobody had any idea of what was in there.


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