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Synonyms for paper
ˈpeɪ pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paper(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newspaper, theme

  2. composition, paper, report, theme(noun)

    an essay (especially one written as an assignment)

    "he got an A on his composition"

    Synonyms:
    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, paper(noun)

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

    "he read his newspaper at breakfast"

    Synonyms:
    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newsprint, newspaper, theme

  4. paper(noun)

    a medium for written communication

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

    Synonyms:
    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newspaper, theme

  5. paper(noun)

    a scholarly article describing the results of observations or stating hypotheses

    "he has written many scientific papers"

    Synonyms:
    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newspaper, theme

  6. newspaper, paper, newspaper publisher(noun)

    a business firm that publishes newspapers

    "Murdoch owns many newspapers"

    Synonyms:
    newspaper, theme, newspaper publisher, report, publisher, newsprint, composition

  7. newspaper, paper(verb)

    the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher

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

    Synonyms:
    composition, report, newspaper publisher, newsprint, newspaper, theme

  8. paper(verb)

    cover with paper

    "paper the box"

    Synonyms:
    wallpaper

  9. wallpaper, paper(verb)

    cover with wallpaper

    Synonyms:
    wallpaper

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. paper(n.)

    Synonyms:
    document, writing, written instrument

  2. paper(n.)

    Synonyms:
    newspaper, journal

  3. paper(n.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. paper(n)

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

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

How to pronounce paper?

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Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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How to say paper in sign language?

  1. paper

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How to use paper in a sentence?

  1. Harold Ross:

    I asked Ring Lardner the other day how he writes his short stories, and he said he wrote a few widely separated words or phrases on a piece of paper and then went back and filled in the spaces.

  2. David Klassen:

    Underutilization of organs from these donors still occurs and is probably underestimated in this paper by looking at 'discard rates' since this does not account for organs that are never procured despite the possibility of providing benefit to potential recipients.

  3. Chinese Proverb:

    A book tightly shut is but a block of paper.

  4. John Pearson:

    Like the old motto of a famous Sunday paper, 'All human life was there' in the stately circle of the Mountbatten-Windsors, as the family coped in semipublic with those everlasting elements of human interest-sickness, scandal, family tension and divorce.

  5. George Will:

    In the 1940s a survey listed the top seven discipline problems in public schools talking, chewing gum, making noise, running in the halls, getting out of turn in line, wearing improper clothes, not putting paper in wastebaskets. A 1980s survey lists these top seven drug abuse, alcohol abuse, pregnancy, suicide, rape, robbery, assault. (Arson, gang warfare and venereal disease are also-rans.)


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