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Synonyms for local
ˈloʊ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. local(noun)

    public transport consisting of a bus or train that stops at all stations or stops

    "the local seemed to take forever to get to New York"

    Synonyms:
    local anesthetic, topical anesthetic, topical anaesthetic, local anaesthetic

    Antonyms:
    express, limited, federal, systemic, national, general

  2. local anesthetic, local anaesthetic, local, topical anesthetic, topical anaesthetic(adj)

    anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body

    Synonyms:
    local anesthetic, topical anesthetic, topical anaesthetic, local anaesthetic

    Antonyms:
    express, limited, systemic, general, federal, national

  3. local(adj)

    relating to or applicable to or concerned with the administration of a city or town or district rather than a larger area

    "local taxes"; "local authorities"

    Antonyms:
    limited, express, federal, systemic, general, national

  4. local(adj)

    of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood

    "local customs"; "local schools"; "the local citizens"; "a local point of view"; "local outbreaks of flu"; "a local bus line"

    Antonyms:
    limited, express, general, systemic, national, federal

  5. local(adj)

    affecting only a restricted part or area of the body

    "local anesthesia"

    Antonyms:
    express, limited, general, national, systemic, federal

Wiktionary

  1. local(noun)

    Synonyms:
    stopper

    Antonyms:
    express, fast, global

  2. local(noun)

    From or in a nearby location.

    We prefer local produce.

    Synonyms:
    stopper

    Antonyms:
    fast, express, global

  3. local(noun)

    Having limited scope (either lexical or dynamic); only being accessible within a certain portion of a program.

    I'm in the TWU, too. Local 6.

    Synonyms:
    stopper

    Antonyms:
    express, fast, global

  4. local(noun)

    Applying to each point in a space rather than the space as a whole.

    The expresses skipped my station, so I had to take a local.

    Synonyms:
    stopper

    Antonyms:
    fast, express, global

  5. local(noun)

    Of or pertaining to a restricted part of an organism.

    The patient didn't want to be sedated, so we applied only local anesthesia.

    Synonyms:
    stopper

    Antonyms:
    express, fast, global

  6. local(noun)

    Descended from an indigenous population.

    Hawaiian Pidgin is spoken by the local population.

    Synonyms:
    stopper

    Antonyms:
    express, fast, global

  7. local(noun)

    An item of news relating to the place where the newspaper is published.

    Synonyms:
    stopper, topical

    Antonyms:
    express, fast

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. local(a.)

    Synonyms:
    topical

How to pronounce local?

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