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Synonyms for derivative
dɪˈrɪv ə tɪvde·riv·a·tive

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Wiktionary

  1. derivativenoun

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  2. derivativenoun

    Imitative of the work of someone else.

    Synonyms:
    spinoff

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  3. derivativenoun

    Referring to a work, such as a translation or adaptation, based on another work that may be subject to copyright restrictions.

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  4. derivativeadjective

    Having a value that depends on an underlying asset of variable value.

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  5. derivativenoun

    A chemical derived from another.

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  6. derivativenoun

    The derivative of is

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  7. derivativenoun

    The derivative of at x = 3 is .

    Antonyms:
    coincidental

  8. derivativenoun

    Synonyms:
    contingent claim

  9. derivativenoun

    Synonyms:
    derived function

Princeton's WordNet

  1. derived function, derivative, differential coefficient, differential, first derivativenoun

    the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dx

    Synonyms:
    differential gear, first derivative, derivative instrument, differential coefficient, differential, derived function

    Antonyms:
    underived

  2. derivativenoun

    a compound obtained from, or regarded as derived from, another compound

    Synonyms:
    first derivative, derivative instrument, differential coefficient, differential, derived function

    Antonyms:
    underived

  3. derivative instrument, derivativenoun

    a financial instrument whose value is based on another security

    Synonyms:
    first derivative, derivative instrument, differential coefficient, differential, derived function

    Antonyms:
    underived

  4. derivativeadjective

    (linguistics) a word that is derived from another word

    "`electricity' is a derivative of `electric'"

    Synonyms:
    first derivative, derivative instrument, differential coefficient, differential, derived function

    Antonyms:
    underived

  5. derivativeadjective

    resulting from or employing derivation

    "a derivative process"; "a highly derivative prose style"

    Antonyms:
    underived

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. derivativeadjective

    Synonyms:
    derived

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "derivative":

    derivatives, derived, spin-off, by-product, spinoff, secondary

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How to use derivative in a sentence?

  1. Alcee Hastings:

    Mr. Woodall, the Latin word that we use as a derivative, majority, came from major, the Latin word for minority came from minor. You understand ?

  2. Lana Wachowski:

    The summer is built around familiarity, many cultural critics who shape awareness for films are obsessed with sequels and derivative material. They wildly crave it. That kind of environment is hostile to originality. It only makes space for derivative material and rejects originality. I think Warner Bros. was uncomfortable with that environment.

  3. Barbara Mikulski:

    I don't want the derivative market to go wild. This is not the Wild West. We made sure that we put money in the federal checkbook, agencies that are in charge with enforcing the rules to protect against abuse are funded.

  4. Liu Wencai:

    Over the past year, we've seen huge foreign inflows into China's bond and stock market, and that will also boost demand for financial derivative tools.

  5. Stuart Grant:

    It's a very big deal, shareholders are getting cash in their hands. Whether this will be used as a model for future derivative litigation, only time will tell.


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