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Synonyms for pawn

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. pawn

    pledge, impignorate

    ransom, redeem

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. pawnnoun

    an article deposited as security

    instrument, cat's-paw

  2. instrument, pawn, cat's-pawnoun

    a person used by another to gain an end

    instrument, legal document, cat's-paw, official document, tool, musical instrument, instrumental role, legal instrument

  3. pawnnoun

    (chess) the least powerful piece; moves only forward and captures only to the side; it can be promoted to a more powerful piece if it reaches the 8th rank

    instrument, cat's-paw

  4. pawnverb

    borrowing and leaving an article as security for repayment of the loan

    instrument, cat's-paw

  5. pawn, soak, hockverb

    leave as a guarantee in return for money

    "pawn your grandfather's gold watch"

    fleece, hit it up, imbue, surcharge, dowse, inebriate, hook, overcharge, pluck, drench, souse, sop, soak, hock, gazump, intoxicate, rob, douse, plume

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. pawnnoun

    pledge (of a chattel to secure a debt), gage, security

  2. pawnverb

    pledge, offer or give as security

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. pawnverb

    pledge, impawn

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "pawn":

    pion, plaything, prefect, puppet

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  1. Matteo Salvini:

    The problem isn't Renzi, Renzi is a pawn, Renzi is a dumb slave, at the disposal of some nameless person who wants to control all our lives from Brussels.

  2. President Trump:

    They are playing a chess game, i don't feel bad when I lose a pawn in chess if it helps me get check mate. I'll sacrifice pawns all day long. So if you think something is a pawn, it is a willing sacrifice you will make. But if you are the pawn, that really sucks.

  3. Buhlebenkosi Bhebhe:

    life is like a chess game, and I am but a mere pawn that against all odds moves forward in the face of any danger in the hope of one day becoming a greater than I am. like a pawn I only move forward towards my goal and do not under any circumstances go back or retreat. I aim at achieving excellence through hard work and dedication to the job at hand. even when all seems impossible and out of reach I believe that failure is not an option but a stepping stone towards achieving my dreams.

  4. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan:

    I want my dear nation to know that we are not just faced with a simple network, but one which is a pawn of national and international evil forces.

  5. Italian Proverb:

    Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.

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