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Synonyms for categorical
ˌkæt ɪˈgɔr ɪ kəl, -ˈgɒr-cat·e·gor·i·cal

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  1. categoricaladjective

    absolute; having no exception

    unconditional, categoric

    hypothetical, conditional

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. categorical

    plain, positive, declaratory, peremptory, affirmative, absolute, demonstrative, distinct

    obscure, uncertain, ambiguous, dubious, contingent, hypothetical, hazy, oracular, enigmatical, mystical

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  1. categorical, categoricadjective

    relating to or included in a category or categories

    flat, categoric, unconditional


  2. categoric, categorical, flat, unconditionaladjective

    not modified or restricted by reservations

    "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal"

    plane, savourless, unconditioned, flavorless, categoric, matt, insipid, level, monotonic, compressed, unconditional, matted, flat, monotonous, two-dimensional, matte, monotone, savorless, prostrate, vapid, bland, mat, flavourless


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. categoricaladjective

    positive, absolute, express, explicit, direct, emphatic

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "categorical":

    adamant, emphatic, unequivocal, outright, nominal, definite, resounding, absolute

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  1. Fadwa Hammoud:

    The Flint Water Crisis is not some relic of the past. At this very moment the people of Flint continue to suffer from the categorical failure of public officials at all levels of government.

  2. Victoria Hoffman:

    I wanted to leave clients remembering a lifetime experience in certain ways- just as they were mesmerized from watching certain adventure expeditions on television, i realized there is an entire world of categorical experiences that people are not talking about. Is it because it is too challenging to acquire or because people are not aware that such experiences exist.

  3. Yulia Tymoshenko:

    If we want to save this parliament ...then we have to outline together 10-15 categorical conditions that must be met before the formation of any coalition.

  4. Herbert Hovenkamp:

    It means the court is entitled to look under the hood, the district judge got it wrong by adopting a categorical rule that because the banks were cooperating in setting Libor they could not be violating antitrust rules.

  5. Justice Department lawyer Robert Parker:

    Congress has specifically attended to all false statements under oath in these types of proceedings, it has specifically provided that it is a crime to lie under oath in the naturalization process, even about an immaterial matter, and it has provided that certain of those immaterial lies are categorical bars to naturalization.

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