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Synonyms for column
ˈkɒl əmcol·umn

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Wiktionary

  1. columnnoun

    A solid upright structure designed usually to support a larger structure above it, such as a roof or horizontal beam, but sometimes for decoration.

    Synonyms:
    sile, pillar, post

  2. columnnoun

    Antonyms:
    row

Princeton's WordNet

  1. columnnoun

    a line of units following one after another

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, pillar, newspaper column

  2. column, chromatography columnnoun

    a vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, pillar, newspaper column

  3. columnnoun

    a vertical array of numbers or other information

    "he added a column of numbers"

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, pillar, newspaper column

  4. column, tower, pillarnoun

    anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower

    "the test tube held a column of white powder"; "a tower of dust rose above the horizon"; "a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite"

    Synonyms:
    newspaper column, pillar, editorial, chromatography column, towboat, tugboat, tug, tower, mainstay

  5. column, editorial, newspaper columnnoun

    an article giving opinions or perspectives

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, pillar, newspaper column

  6. column, pillarnoun

    a vertical cylindrical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (such as a monument)

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, mainstay, pillar, newspaper column

  7. column, pillarnoun

    (architecture) a tall vertical cylindrical structure standing upright and used to support a structure

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, mainstay, pillar, newspaper column

  8. columnnoun

    a page or text that is vertically divided

    "the newspaper devoted several columns to the subject"; "the bookkeeper used pages that were divided into columns"

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, pillar, newspaper column

  9. columnnoun

    any tubular or pillar-like supporting structure in the body

    Synonyms:
    tower, chromatography column, editorial, pillar, newspaper column

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. columnnoun

    Synonyms:
    pillar (that is round)

  2. columnnoun

    Synonyms:
    file, line, row

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. columnnoun

    Synonyms:
    pillar, post, shaft, obelisk, file, line, row, pilaster

    Associated words:
    entablature, frieze, architrave, triglyph, cornice, base, shaft, capital, plinth

  2. columnnoun

    Synonyms:
    peristyle, portico, colonnade

    Associated words:
    entablature, frieze, architrave, triglyph, cornice, base, shaft, capital, plinth

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "column":

    columns, spine, stanchion, chronic, al-amud, amud, columnar

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How to use column in a sentence?

  1. Daniella Greenbaum:

    I have never operated under the assumption that everything I pitched would get on the site, at least in the initial way I pitched it, but I never expected something to go through the editorial process and then get taken down, i received a total of zero direct messages from colleagues telling me they disagreed with the column or were angry about my writing it or expressing an interest in talking so we could hear where each of us were coming from.

  2. Jeff Kingston:

    I got an email out of the blue saying, 'We're terminating your column,'.

  3. Chris Hoy:

    It's an honor to be able to do this kind of thing, i hope to do a diary column and also a front cover -- and then in October I have my own exhibition at my old college. It's a busy time for me.

  4. Jean Guerrero:

    My book about Stephen Miller was independently fact-checked and my reporting speaks for itself, mr. Elder had the opportunity to speak to me for my column but his press secretary canceled on the morning of our appointment.I believe my column paints a nuanced and fair portrait of Mr. Elder, including a look at his moving relationship with his father.

  5. Robert F. Lauterborn:

    I’d developed the concept over time as a practitioner back in my General Electric and International Paper days, and I’d been teaching the 4C’s to my students at the University of Carolina at Chapel Hill since I’d been appointed to the chair professorship in 1986 as well as expounding on it in executive education programs and consulting work I was doing in the U.S. and Europe during that same time. I was also writing a column for the leading trade magazine “Advertising Age” for a few years and I first wrote about the 4C’s for publication in one of those columns, sometime in the year 1990.

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