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Synonyms for classical
ˈklæs ɪ kəlclas·si·cal

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English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. classical

    That is pure which is free from mixture or contact with anything that weakens, impairs, or pollutes. Material substances are called pure in the strict sense when free from foreign admixture of any kind; as, pure oxygen; the word is often used to signify free from any defiling or objectionable admixture (the original sense); we speak of water as pure when it is bright, clear, and refreshing, tho it may contain mineral salts in solution; in the medical and chemical sense, only distilled water (aqua pura) is pure. In moral and religious use pure is a strong word, denoting positive excellence of a high order; one is innocent who knows nothing of evil, and has experienced no touch of temptation; one is pure who, with knowledge of evil and exposure to temptation, keeps heart and soul unstained. Virtuous refers primarily to right action; pure to right feeling and motives; as, "Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God," Matt. v, 8. Compare FINE; INNOCENT.

    Synonyms:
    absolute, chaste, classic, clean, clear, continent, genuine, guileless, guiltless, holy, immaculate, incorrupt, innocent, mere, perfect, pure, real, sheer, simple, spotless, stainless, true, unadulterated, unblemished, uncorrupted, undefiled, unmingled, unmixed, unpolluted, unspotted, unstained, unsullied, untainted, untarnished, upright, virtuous

    Antonyms:
    adulterated, defiled, dirty, filthy, foul, gross, immodest, impure, indecent, indelicate, lewd, mixed, obscene, polluted, stained, sullied, tainted, tarnished, unchaste, unclean

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. classical

    Synonyms:
    pure, refined, elegant, polished, chaste, augustan

    Antonyms:
    corrupt, debased, inelegant, harsh, barbarous, unclassical, uncouth

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. classical music, classical, serious musicadjective

    traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste

    Synonyms:
    serious music, classical music

    Antonyms:
    modern, pop, nonclassical, nonstandard, popular

  2. classical, classicadjective

    of or relating to the most highly developed stage of an earlier civilisation and its culture

    "classic Cinese pottery"

    Synonyms:
    definitive, classic, authoritative

    Antonyms:
    nonclassical, nonstandard, modern, pop, popular

  3. authoritative, classical, classic, definitiveadjective

    of recognized authority or excellence

    "the definitive work on Greece"; "classical methods of navigation"

    Synonyms:
    authorised, classic, authorized, important, unequivocal, determinate, authoritative, definitive

    Antonyms:
    nonclassical, modern, nonstandard, popular, pop

  4. classicaladjective

    of or relating to the study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome

    " a classical scholar"

    Synonyms:
    definitive, classic, authoritative

    Antonyms:
    modern, nonstandard, popular, nonclassical, pop

  5. classicaladjective

    (language) having the form used by ancient standard authors

    "classical Greek

    Synonyms:
    definitive, classic, authoritative

    Antonyms:
    popular, nonstandard, nonclassical, modern, pop

  6. classical, classic, Greco-Roman, Graeco-Roman, Hellenicadjective

    of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures

    "classical mythology"; "classical

    Synonyms:
    definitive, classic, authoritative

    Antonyms:
    nonstandard, nonclassical, popular, pop, modern

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. classicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    first-rate, of the first class (in literature)

  2. classicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    greek or latin

  3. classicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    elegant, polished, refined, chaste, pure, attic

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "classical":

    classic, conventional, traditional, fever, plague, classics, typical

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How to use classical in a sentence?

  1. Michel Milinkovitch:

    Classical robots are extremely good for performing a specific task for which they've been designed... If you want that robot to do something a little different, it will fail miserably, but when you look at living organisms, they've been optimized also for versatility.

  2. Joseph Lumbard:

    A lot of the classical commentaries viewed these verses (on violence) as having limited application, and that's what we wanted to bring out.

  3. Douglas Silver:

    While the classical mineral royalty and streaming companies are tight on funds, you're going to see private equity and other investment type groups step up to the plate.

  4. Doctor Who:

    According to classical aerodynamics, it is impossible for a bumblebee to fly.

  5. Emmanuel Macron:

    I think President Trump election was unexpected in your country, and probably President Trump election was unexpected in my country, and we are not part of the classical political system.


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