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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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How to use context in a sentence?

  1. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan:

    There was a gap in the work of the High-Level Russian-Turkish Cooperation Council, as you know, we have recently met at the World Energy Forum. The forum was highly effective, in particular in the context of our contacts. Cooperation between Russia and Turkey is of special significance.

  2. Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn:

    It will overwhelmingly put in context what they are dealing with, what they are trying to do and what actually happened.

  3. Product Keith Coleman:

    We apply labels and add context to Tweets, but we don’t want to limit efforts to circumstances where something breaks our rules or receives widespread public attention.

  4. Nicholas Snowdon:

    In the context of a market waiting for supply-side cuts, a stronger dollar is only going to weigh on the cost curve and constrain the pace at which cutbacks are made.

  5. Jamal Greene:

    Hate speech is an especially difficult area, it’s not that easy ... for an algorithm to get the context of.


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