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Synonyms for checkered
ˈtʃɛk ərdcheck·ered

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. checked, checkered, chequeredadjective

    patterned with alternating squares of color

    Synonyms:
    checked, chequered

    Antonyms:
    unpatterned, plain, unchangeable

  2. checkeredadjective

    marked by changeable fortune

    "a checkered business career"

    Synonyms:
    checked, chequered

    Antonyms:
    unchangeable, plain, unpatterned

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. checkeredadjective

    Synonyms:
    diversified, variegated, plaid, mosaic, tessellated

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  1. List of paraphrases for "checkered":

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How to use checkered in a sentence?

  1. Theodore Roosevelt:

    Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.

  2. Roy Baumeister:

    The tradition of New Year’s resolutions has a long and checkered history, i’m in favor of self-improvement, and New Year’s is a good excuse to do that. It’s good to take a point every year and assess oneself, to become a better person.

  3. Theodore Roosevelt, The Man in the Arena:

    Far better is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

  4. Theodore Roosevelt:

    Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.

  5. Nicholas Brown:

    This property has an interesting, slightly checkered history, it belonged to the Hell-Fire Club( a secret organization where members of high society were rumored to commit a range of debauched acts) at one point.

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