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Synonyms for dude
dud, dyud

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fellow, dude, buster(noun)

    an informal form of address for a man

    "Say, fellow, what are you doing?"; "Hey buster, what's up?"

    familiar, boyfriend, feller, lad, fellow, bloke, swell, beau, baby buster, comrade, bronco buster, blighter, gent, young man, confrere, broncobuster, swain, sheik, cuss, fop, chap, fashion plate, gallant, clotheshorse, mate, colleague, associate, buster, companion, dandy, fella

  2. dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, beau, swell, fashion plate, clotheshorse(noun)

    a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance

    fop, boyfriend, tribal sheik, squire, swell, yawl, beau, tribal sheikh, young man, swain, sheik, crestless wave, fashion plate, gallant, clotheshorse, sheikh, fellow, buster, dandy


  1. dude(noun)

    masher, mate, chap, dandy, cove, fop, bloke, guy

  2. dude(noun)

    A man.

    cove, masher, dandy, guy, fop, chap, mate, bloke

  3. dude(noun)

    A term of address for a man.

    Relax, dude.

    chap, cove, bloke, dandy, guy, mate, fop, masher

  4. dude(noun)

    An inexperienced cowboy.

    guy, cove, dandy, mate, bloke, masher, chap, fop

  5. dude(noun)

    A tourist.

    bloke, cove, dandy, chap, masher, guy, fop, mate

  6. dude(noun)

    A dandy, a man who is very concerned about his dress and appearance.

    dandy, chap, fop, mate, guy, masher, bloke, cove

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dude(n)

    dandy, fop, coxcomb, swell, popinjay, exquisite

    sloven, guy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dude":

    guy, man, buddy, dandy, mate, bro, pal, old, dawg, mec, boyfriend, bloke, -dude, gus, boy, fella, cme, cara, brah, guys, homeboy, type

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How to use dude in a sentence?

  1. Juan Carlos Ramirez:

    What they're saying is a lie, that if Lopez Obrador wins, he'll have a tough relationship with Trump, that dude doesn't give a damn, he'll keep being racist towards Mexicans no matter who wins the presidency.

  2. Steve Harvey:

    Oh nah, the dude at Pricewaterhouse — he ain't endured nothing. See, the mistake I made was against a country named Colombia. They have some people down there — they are in a different business — so when you get threats, you got ta take it a little bit differently.

  3. Shay Rowbottom:

    I can see how a 25-year-old or a millennial or someone who is social media savvy could log on for a bit, explore around, experience some of the glitches or just lack of built-out features... and I can see how people could just be turned off, and be like' Dude, this platform is whack,' and then they leave, it's also good for me because there's no competition.

  4. Jim Jordan:

    It just sounded like,' Republican Rep. Jim Jordan, can you believe this dude ? Republican Rep. Jim Jordan's out of Republican Rep. Jim Jordan mind,'.

  5. Hannibal Buress:

    I won't say this is a pure race study, but in this 30- or 40-minute time period where I'm going back and forth to Macy's, two white people recognized me on the street, and they were like, 'Hi, Hannibal Buress, what's up, man?' and then there was a black dude and a black woman, and separately they both walked up to me and were like, 'Yo, you just walking around and s**t?'.

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