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Synonyms for enormity
ɪˈnɔr mɪ tienor·mi·ty

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enormity

    atrocity, perpetration, abomination, sin

    innocence, guiltlessness, clean hands, clear conscience

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outrageousness, enormitynoun

    the quality of being outrageous

    outrageousness, exorbitance

  2. enormitynoun

    vastness of size or extent

    "in careful usage the noun enormity is not used to express the idea of great size"; "universities recognized the enormity of their task"


  3. enormitynoun

    the quality of extreme wickedness


  4. enormitynoun

    an act of extreme wickedness


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. enormitynoun

    atrociousness, depravity, atrocity, flagitiousness, wickedness

  2. enormitynoun

    atrocious crime, flagitious villany

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. enormitynoun

    atrocity, heinousness, flagrancy, depravity

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "enormity":

    immensity, arduousness, vastness, magnitude

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How to use enormity in a sentence?

  1. Mark Warner:

    Let us not be unmindful of the enormity of the sacrifice of the men and women of the armed forces of the United States.

  2. Eclipse Award-winner:

    There’s a lot of external pressure put on guys more here, but it’s good pressure, i tell everyone that ever started training horses and gotten to the point where they know what Kentucky Derby is to understand the enormity of Kentucky Derby how big a deal it is and how big Kentucky Derby is.

  3. Charles Anson:

    She has an enormous amount of family support for her and will also take comfort from the enormity of the support from all over the world.

  4. David Nabarro:

    We do need to keep making it clear that people are needed and needed urgently ... Every day we wake up and realize the enormity of the job ahead.

  5. Chief Koval:

    I couldn't even begin to get my hands around the enormity of the loss and the tragic consequences, nineteen years old is too young.

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