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Synonyms for paper
ˈpeɪ pərpa·per

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. papernoun

    a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses

    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newspaper, theme

  2. composition, paper, report, themenoun

    an essay (especially one written as an assignment)

    "he got an A on his composition"

    make-up, idea, subject, base, piece, report card, physical composition, makeup, radical, musical theme, report, study, typography, root, news report, reputation, authorship, topic, written report, newspaper publisher, piece of music, theme, newspaper, penning, melodic theme, composition, story, motif, stem, root word, constitution, write up, composing, writing, opus, account, musical composition

  3. newspaper, papernoun

    a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements

    "he read his newspaper at breakfast"

    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newsprint, newspaper, theme

  4. papernoun

    a medium for written communication

    "the notion of an office running without paper is absurd"

    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newspaper, theme

  5. papernoun

    a scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses

    "he has written many scientific papers"

    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newspaper, theme

  6. newspaper, paper, newspaper publishernoun

    a business firm that publishes newspapers

    "Murdoch owns many newspapers"

    newspaper, theme, newspaper publisher, report, publisher, newsprint, composition

  7. newspaper, paperverb

    the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher

    "when it began to rain he covered his head with a newspaper"

    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newsprint, newspaper, theme

  8. paperverb

    cover with paper

    "paper the box"


  9. wallpaper, paperverb

    cover with wallpaper


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. papernoun

    document, writing, written instrument

  2. papernoun

    newspaper, journal

  3. papernoun

    (Com.) notes, bank-notes, drafts, bills of exchange

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. papernoun

    document, essay, dissertation, article, journal, newspaper, periodical, gazette, courant

    Associated words:
    papyrus, parchment, papeterie, tablet, stationer, stationery, papier-mâché, portfolio

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How to use paper in a sentence?

  1. John Whitbeck:

    It's just a blue wave, and I think that scared some people off, on paper, Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has an incredible amount of money. You've got to have a lot of courage to take Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine on.

  2. Leah Rubin:

    Like most research endeavors, this first paper offers more questions than it can answer, and we plan on investigating the breadth of data denticles( v-shaped scales) offer through a varied set of lenses, from hydrodynamics to ecology, the current state of declining shark populations is certainly cause for concern.

  3. Rahm Emanuel:

    I would say to you this agreement is a good agreement and it is far superior to either sustained bombing that would never actually get you what you have today or sanctions that would exist on paper but with no international support.

  4. Chief Executive Dave Calhoun:

    We're going to start with a clean sheet of paper again; I'm looking forward to that.

  5. Jennifer Owens:

    They are all watching, and they are all making changes. It's a great bandwagon for them to jump on, the bandwagon has to include things like corporate culture. There needs to be more than a big number on paper.

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