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Synonyms for kernel
ˈkɜr nl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kernel, meat(noun)

    the inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone

    "black walnut kernels are difficult to get out of the shell"

    Synonyms:
    center, gist, nitty-gritty, heart, sum, marrow, nub, centre, inwardness, essence, core, meat, pith, heart and soul, substance

  2. kernel(noun)

    a single whole grain of a cereal

    "a kernel of corn"

    Synonyms:
    center, gist, nitty-gritty, heart, sum, marrow, nub, centre, inwardness, essence, core, meat, pith, heart and soul, substance

  3. kernel, substance, core, center, centre, essence, gist, heart, heart and soul, inwardness, marrow, meat, nub, pith, sum, nitty-gritty(noun)

    the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience

    "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"

    Synonyms:
    affection, summation, warmness, sum of money, sum total, means, affectionateness, substance, center of attention, center field, content, nucleus, plaza, meaning, meat, bone marrow, centre, burden, stub, center, tenderness, snapper, core, totality, marrow, heart and soul, sum, fondness, total, nerve, core group, internality, marrow squash, nerve center, shopping center, aggregate, nub, join, nitty-gritty, union, spirit, centerfield, gist, warmheartedness, nerve centre, inwardness, centre of attention, pith, heart, shopping mall, nubble, bosom, mall, essence, ticker, message, pump, magnetic core, effect, mettle, shopping centre, perfume, spunk, philia, subject matter, amount of money, midpoint, vegetable marrow, eye, amount, middle

Wiktionary

  1. kernel(noun)

    Antonyms:
    userland

  2. kernel(noun)

    Antonyms:
    support

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    almond, grain, core, nucleus

How to pronounce kernel?

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