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Synonyms for haphazard
hæpˈhæz ərd; ˈhæpˌhæz-hap·haz·ard

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Wiktionary

  1. haphazardadjective

    Antonyms:
    systematic

  2. haphazardadjective

    Do not make such haphazard changes to the settings; instead, adjust the knobs carefully, a bit at a time.

    Antonyms:
    systematic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. haphazard, hit-or-missadjective

    dependent upon or characterized by chance

    "a haphazard plan of action"; "his judgment is rather hit-or-miss"

    Synonyms:
    sloppy, slipshod, slapdash, hit-or-miss

    Antonyms:
    nonrandom, careful

  2. haphazard, slapdash, slipshod, sloppyadverb

    marked by great carelessness

    "a most haphazard system of record keeping"; "slapdash work"; "slipshod spelling"; "sloppy workmanship"

    Synonyms:
    miry, waterlogged, mucky, loose-fitting, baggy, sloughy, sloppy, swampy, marshy, squashy, hit-or-miss, slapdash, soggy, slipshod, quaggy, overemotional, boggy, muddy

    Antonyms:
    nonrandom, careful

  3. haphazard, haphazardlyadverb

    without care; in a slapdash manner

    "the Prime Minister was wearing a grey suit and a white shirt with a soft collar, but his neck had become thinner and the collar stood away from it as if it had been bought haphazard"

    Synonyms:
    every which way, randomly, indiscriminately, willy-nilly, arbitrarily, at random, haphazardly

    Antonyms:
    nonrandom, careful

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. haphazardnoun

    Synonyms:
    chance, hap

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. haphazardnoun

    Synonyms:
    chance, accident, random

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "haphazard":

    random, disordered, indiscriminate, disorderly, anarchic

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How to use haphazard in a sentence?

  1. Mandy Johnson:

    I had been haphazard in getting skin checks, and the doctor said that had I waited another six or nine months, the melanoma could have become untreatable, i feel like the luckiest woman alive.

  2. Aminata Dumbuya:

    People end up spending a lot more money on electricity access just by using haphazard means (such as) kerosene lamps, firewood, candles, generators, we are hoping that this new announcement ... will now accelerate the private sector to come in with quality, solar products.

  3. Richard Guggenheimer:

    Unless a life is activated by sustained purpose it can become a depressingly haphazard affair.

  4. Aaron Stein:

    What gives us pause about this attack is that while the others were haphazard and sloppy ... the size of this explosion suggests something more sophisticated, that would suggest organisation beyond a lone wolf cooking up something in their kitchen.

  5. Dale Ho:

    It's such a haphazard way of removing people from the rolls.

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