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Synonyms for fluid
ˈflu ɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fluid(noun)

    a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure

    unchangeable, nondisposable, solid, awkward, gaseous

  2. fluid(adj)

    continuous amorphous matter that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas

    awkward, nondisposable, solid, unchangeable, gaseous

  3. fluid, unstable(adj)

    subject to change; variable

    "a fluid situation fraught with uncertainty"; "everything was unstable following the coup"

    mentally ill, mobile, liquid, unstable, fluent, runny, smooth, precarious, unsound

    awkward, gaseous, unchangeable, solid, nondisposable

  4. fluid, runny(adj)

    characteristic of a fluid; capable of flowing and easily changing shape

    mobile, unstable, smooth, liquid, fluent, runny

    unchangeable, nondisposable, gaseous, solid, awkward

  5. fluent, fluid, liquid, smooth(adj)

    smooth and unconstrained in movement

    "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina"

    tranquil, smooth, silver-tongued, eloquent, placid, silver, liquified, still, quiet, legato, unruffled, smooth-spoken, swimming, suave, runny, limpid, facile, melted, mobile, unstable, fluent, liquid, bland, politic

    unchangeable, nondisposable, gaseous, solid, awkward

  6. fluid, liquid(adj)

    in cash or easily convertible to cash

    "liquid (or fluid) assets"

    mobile, liquid, unstable, fluent, limpid, melted, liquified, runny, smooth, swimming

    unchangeable, solid, awkward, gaseous, nondisposable

  7. fluid, mobile(adj)

    affording change (especially in social status)

    "Britain is not a truly fluid society"; "upwardly mobile"

    roving, mobile, liquid, unstable, fluent, wandering, nomadic, peregrine, runny, smooth

    nondisposable, unchangeable, awkward, solid, gaseous

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fluid

    A fluid is a substance that, like air or water, yields to any force that tends to change its form; a liquid is a body in that state in which the particles move freely among themselves, but remain in one mass, keeping the same volume, but taking always the form of the containing vessel; a liquid is an inelastic fluid; a gas is an elastic fluid that tends to expand to the utmost limits of the containing space. All liquids are fluids, but not all fluids are liquids; air and all the gases are fluids, but they are not liquids under ordinary circumstances, tho capable of being reduced to a liquid form by special means, as by cold and pressure. Water at the ordinary temperature is at once a fluid and a liquid.

    gas, liquid

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fluid(a.)

    liquid, not solid

  2. fluid(n.)

    liquid, liquor

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fluid(n)

    liquid, liquor, solution

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fluid":

    liquid, fluids, oil, liquids, goo, liquide, free-flowing, accepted, fluent, smooth, olive, cash, unstable

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How to use fluid in a sentence?

  1. Christian Ali:

    She's face down on the concrete, a lot of fluid coming out of her head, about 20 seconds after that, I came upon a crowd of about 30 people... probably about five people on the ground, bleeding.

  2. Scott McLean:

    Cal Fire’s a case by case basis, and Cal Fire’s extremely fluid.

  3. Nour Fraij:

    It's very normal to see a heterosexual dating show. It's been around since dating shows started, the fact that this is the first sexually fluid season in the Nour Fraij, it's groundbreaking.

  4. Britt Slabinski:

    When we landed on top of the mountain, my helicopter took rocket-propelled grenade fire right away, bullets the size of your finger passing through there, those are the ones that hit hydraulic fluid, which ultimately took us out of the sky.

  5. State Department spokesman Mark Toner:

    It's a very fluid situation on the ground there, we're still getting information, we're still trying to seek out the whereabouts of American citizens ... Obviously, Brussels on any given day, is chock full of American citizens.

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