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Synonyms for esoteric
ˌɛs əˈtɛr ɪkes·o·ter·ic

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  1. esotericadjective

    Antonyms:
    exoteric

  2. esotericadjective

    Understood only by a chosen few or an enlightened inner circle.

    The writing in this manual is very esoteric; I need a degree in engineering just to understand it!

    Synonyms:
    arcane, recondite

    Antonyms:
    exoteric

  3. esotericadjective

    Antonyms:
    exoteric

  4. esotericadjective

    Confidential; private.

    Synonyms:
    secretive

    Antonyms:
    exoteric

  5. esotericadjective

    Synonyms:
    cerebral

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. esoteric

    Synonyms:
    private, special, exacter, advanced

    Antonyms:
    public, popular, rudimentary, exoteric

Princeton's WordNet

  1. esotericadjective

    confined to and understandable by only an enlightened inner circle

    "a compilation of esoteric philosophical theories"

    Antonyms:
    exoteric

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. esotericadjective

    Synonyms:
    private, secret, acroamatic, acroatic, not public, not exoteric

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "esoteric":

    arcane

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Esoteric":

    Seamus Ryan

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How to use esoteric in a sentence?

  1. Andy Ricker:

    My hope is that people will be more readily accepting of the things that are a little more esoteric.

  2. Dominic Simpson:

    There is a general lack of expertise and a track record, experience shows that when insurers start to invest in these more esoteric asset classes, they are not always going to invest in the most secure assets.

  3. William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne:

    My esoteric doctrine, is that if you entertain any doubt, it is safest to take the unpopular side in the first instance. Transit from the unpopular, is easy... but from the popular to the unpopular is so steep and rugged that it is impossible to maintain it.

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