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Synonyms for historical
hɪˈstɔr ɪ kəl, -ˈstɒr-his·tor·i·cal

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  1. historicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    historic

  2. historicaladjective

    Pertaining to the history, to what happened in the past.

    Synonyms:
    historic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. historicaladjective

    of or relating to the study of history

    "historical scholars"; "a historical perspective"

    Synonyms:
    historic, diachronic

    Antonyms:
    future, ahistorical, present(a), unreal

  2. historicaladjective

    having once lived or existed or taken place in the real world as distinct from being legendary

    "the historical Jesus"; "doubt that a historical Camelot every existed"; "actual historical events"

    Synonyms:
    historic, diachronic

    Antonyms:
    present(a), unreal, future, ahistorical

  3. historic, historicaladjective

    belonging to the past; of what is important or famous in the past

    "historic victories"; "historical (or historic) times"; "a historical character"

    Synonyms:
    historic, diachronic

    Antonyms:
    future, ahistorical, unreal, present(a)

  4. diachronic, historicaladjective

    used of the study of a phenomenon (especially language) as it changes through time

    "diachronic linguistics"

    Synonyms:
    historic, diachronic

    Antonyms:
    unreal, future, present(a), ahistorical

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How to use historical in a sentence?

  1. Vittorio Zappalorto:

    I firmly deny that the municipality of Venice has ever thought to ban the use of trolleys in the historical center.

  2. Yoshiro Mori:

    The Tokyo Olympics Games and the successful delivery of these Games will be how we overcome all the problems that the world is facing and that the Olympics could be a symbol for this, these Games are going to have great historical significance.

  3. Rogers Smith:

    I definitely think he is conscious that as the first black president, he will be a subject of endless historical scrutiny as well as intense contemporary scrutiny.

  4. Pope Francis:

    Today’s apology is a step forward in acknowledging the truth of our past in order to right historical wrongs, but there is still work to be done.

  5. Auctioneer Kathrin Weidler:

    Those who want to get worked up about this should just go ahead and get worked up about it, They should take it up with the city of Nuremberg or with those who preserved it. It's an historical document.


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