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Synonyms for passage
ˈpæs ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. passage, transition(noun)

    the act of passing from one state or place to the next

    Synonyms:
    passing, handing over, transit, changeover, transition, modulation, passageway, conversion, enactment, musical passage

  2. passage(noun)

    a section of text; particularly a section of medium length

    Synonyms:
    transit, transition, enactment, passageway, musical passage, handing over, passing

  3. passage(noun)

    a way through or along which someone or something may pass

    Synonyms:
    transit, transition, enactment, passageway, musical passage, handing over, passing

  4. enactment, passage(noun)

    the passing of a law by a legislative body

    Synonyms:
    act, musical passage, characterization, handing over, transit, transition, personation, passing, passageway, portrayal, enactment

  5. passage, transit(noun)

    a journey usually by ship

    "the outward passage took 10 days"

    Synonyms:
    passing, handing over, transportation, transit, transition, theodolite, transportation system, passageway, enactment, musical passage

  6. passage, musical passage(noun)

    a short section of a musical composition

    Synonyms:
    passing, handing over, transit, transition, passageway, enactment, musical passage

  7. passage, passageway(noun)

    a path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass

    "the nasal passages"

    Synonyms:
    passing, handing over, transit, transition, passageway, enactment, musical passage

  8. passage, passing(noun)

    a bodily reaction of changing from one place or stage to another

    "the passage of air from the lungs"; "the passing of flatus"

    Synonyms:
    passing, qualifying, departure, transition, handing over, loss, passageway, enactment, going, release, exit, passing play, passing game, musical passage, expiration, pass, transit, overtaking

  9. passing, passage(noun)

    the motion of one object relative to another

    "stellar passings can perturb the orbits of comets"

    Synonyms:
    passing, qualifying, departure, transition, handing over, loss, passageway, enactment, going, release, exit, passing play, passing game, pass, musical passage, expiration, transit, overtaking

  10. passage, handing over(noun)

    the act of passing something to another person

    Synonyms:
    passing, handing over, transit, transition, passageway, enactment, musical passage

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. passage

    A career was originally the ground for a race, or, especially, for a knight's charge in tournament or battle; whence career was early applied to the charge itself.

    If you will use the lance, take ground for your career.... The four horsemen met in full career.

    Scott Quentin Durward ch. 14, p. 194. [D. F. & CO.]

    In its figurative use career signifies some continuous and conspicuous work, usually a life-work, and most frequently one of honorable achievement. Compare BUSINESS.

    Synonyms:
    career, charge, course, flight, line of achievement, public life, race, rush

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. passage

    Synonyms:
    journey, thoroughfare, road, course, avenue, route, channel, clause, phrase, sentence, paragraph

    Antonyms:
    chapter, book

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    passing, transit

  2. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    road, path, way, avenue, pass, thoroughfare, channel, route

  3. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    act, deed, event, occurrence, feat, exploit

  4. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    clause, sentence, paragraph, text

  5. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    corridor, entry, entry way

  6. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    enactment, passing

  7. passage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Music.) phrase, part of an air

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