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Synonyms for context
ˈkɒn tɛkst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. context, linguistic context, context of use(noun)

    discourse that surrounds a language unit and helps to determine its interpretation

    Synonyms:
    linguistic context, circumstance, context of use, setting

  2. context, circumstance, setting(noun)

    the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event

    "the historical context"

    Synonyms:
    context of use, setting, background, stage setting, mount, scope, mise en scene, circumstance, linguistic context, consideration, scene, place setting, condition

Wiktionary

  1. context(noun)

    Antonyms:
    isolation

  2. context(noun)

    In what context did your attack on him happen? - We had a pretty tense relationship at the time, and when he insulted me I snapped.

    Antonyms:
    isolation

  3. context(noun)

    Antonyms:
    isolation

  4. context(noun)

    Antonyms:
    isolation

  5. context(noun)

    Antonyms:
    isolation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. context

    Synonyms:
    tenor, treatment, texture, composition, matter

    Antonyms:
    text, quotation, citation, passage, extract

Editors Contribution

  1. backstory

    knowledge/intentions before

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. context(n.)

    Synonyms:
    words immediately preceding or following

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