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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

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  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. Garrett Epps:

    The dominant historical role for the court for all but a very brief period has been to be a conservative force.

  2. Sarah Fuller:

    I think The Power 5's amazing and incredible. But I'm also trying to separate that because I know this is a job I need to do and I want to help the team out and I want to do the best that I can, placing that historical aspect aside just helps me focus in on what I need to do. I don't want to let them down in any way.

  3. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen:

    Considerable historical evidence suggests that inflation will eventually begin to rise as resource utilization continues to tighten.

  4. Keith Lerner:

    Absolute valuations, by any historical measure, are extremely high, however, so is everything else, and you still have to look for relative investment opportunity.

  5. Pavel Molchanov:

    However, there is a close historical relationship between the parent company and these yieldcos and therefore some dislocation in the event of parent bankruptcy should be expected.


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