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Synonyms for chain
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  1. chain, concatenationnoun

    a series of things depending on each other as if linked together

    "the chain of command"; "a complicated concatenation of circumstances"

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  2. chain, chemical chainnoun

    (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  3. chainnoun

    a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  4. chainnoun

    (business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  5. chainnoun

    anything that acts as a restraint

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  6. chainnoun

    a unit of length

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  7. Chain, Ernst Boris Chain, Sir Ernst Boris Chainnoun

    British biochemist (born in Germany) who isolated and purified penicillin, which had been discovered in 1928 by Sir Alexander Fleming (1906-1979)

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  8. range, mountain range, range of mountains, chain, mountain chain, chain of mountainsnoun

    a series of hills or mountains

    "the valley was between two ranges of hills"; "the plains lay just beyond the mountain range"

    Synonyms:
    compass, string, orbit, reach, strand, range of mountains, ambit, chemical chain, range of a function, range, image, kitchen range, concatenation, chain of mountains, kitchen stove, scope, mountain chain, grasp, cooking stove, stove, mountain range

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  9. chainnoun

    a linked or connected series of objects

    "a chain of daisies"

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  10. chain, string, strandverb

    a necklace made by a stringing objects together

    "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";

    Synonyms:
    cosmic string, range, strand, range of mountains, chemical chain, bowed stringed instrument, fibril, concatenation, train, chain of mountains, drawstring, filament, drawing string, mountain chain, twine, string, mountain range

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  11. chainverb

    connect or arrange into a chain by linking

    Antonyms:
    unchain

  12. chainverb

    fasten or secure with chains

    "Chain the chairs together"

    Antonyms:
    unchain

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. coffle

    Submitted by anonymous on December 28, 2020  
  2. manacled

    because there handcuffs

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chainnoun

    Synonyms:
    fetter, manacle, shackle, bond

  2. chainnoun

    Synonyms:
    connected series, orderly succession

  3. chainverb

    Synonyms:
    fasten with a chain

  4. chainverb

    Synonyms:
    confine, restrain, fetter, shackle, trammel

  5. chainverb

    Synonyms:
    enslave, hold in bondage

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chainnoun

    Synonyms:
    concatenation, catenation, series, congeries, carcanet, catena, chatelaine, necklace, gorget, links, torque, bond, shackle, fetter, tether

  2. chainverb

    Synonyms:
    fetter, restrain, shackle, enslave, trammel, catenate

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How to use chain in a sentence?

  1. Rachmat Thomas:

    The next step for Chic Shoes is to see more jobs created and to increase our output of production, going from 3,500 to 5,000 pairs a day. But that depends on the growth of the company as well as the demand of the chain stores.

  2. Babak Javid:

    Detailed contact tracing from Taiwan as well as the first European transmission chain in Germany suggested that true asymptomatics rarely transmit, however, those( and many other) studies have found that paucisymptomatic transmission( meaning they have extremely mild symptoms) can occur, and in particular, in the German study, they found that transmission often appeared to occur before or on the day symptoms first appeared.

  3. Marco Rubio:

    The Biden administration’s decision to impose a vaccine mandate on cross-border truckers transporting goods to and from Americans makes zero sense, our bill will put an end to this craziness, help relieve the ongoing supply chain crisis, and restore freedom for North American truckers.

  4. Lisa Jackson:

    This is one of those happy coincidences where what is good for the planet is really good for business at the same time, one of the things we talk about a lot internally, just in general, is how much more resilient this makes our supply chain.

  5. Winston Churchill:

    It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.


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