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Synonyms for polar
ˈpoʊ lərpo·lar

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  1. polaradjective

    having a pair of equal and opposite charges

    Synonyms:
    glacial, gelid, pivotal, diametric, opposite, diametrical, icy, arctic, frigid

    Antonyms:
    equatorial, noncrucial, tropic, pantropical, hot, pantropic, uncharged, same, tropical

  2. diametric, diametrical, opposite, polaradjective

    characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed

    "in diametric contradiction to his claims"; "diametrical (or opposite) points of view"; "opposite meanings"; "extreme and indefensible polar positions"

    Synonyms:
    paired, glacial, diametral, frigid, gelid, pivotal, opposite, diametrical, icy, arctic, diametric

    Antonyms:
    tropical, hot, pantropical, same, uncharged, noncrucial, pantropic, equatorial, tropic

  3. polaradjective

    located at or near or coming from the earth's poles

    "polar diameter"; "polar zone"; "a polar air mass"; "Antarctica is the only polar continent"

    Synonyms:
    glacial, gelid, pivotal, diametric, opposite, diametrical, icy, arctic, frigid

    Antonyms:
    equatorial, same, uncharged, tropical, pantropic, hot, noncrucial, tropic, pantropical

  4. polaradjective

    of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles

    "polar regions"

    Synonyms:
    glacial, gelid, pivotal, diametric, opposite, diametrical, icy, arctic, frigid

    Antonyms:
    equatorial, tropical, noncrucial, tropic, uncharged, same, hot, pantropic, pantropical

  5. arctic, frigid, gelid, glacial, icy, polaradjective

    extremely cold

    "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather"

    Synonyms:
    north-polar, icy, cold, gelid, pivotal, diametric, opposite, frosty, diametrical, frozen, glacial, arctic, frigid, wintry

    Antonyms:
    uncharged, tropic, noncrucial, pantropic, tropical, same, pantropical, equatorial, hot

  6. pivotal, polaradjective

    being of crucial importance

    "a pivotal event"; "Its pivotal location has also exposed it to periodic invasions"- Henry Kissinger; "the polar events of this study"; "a polar principal"

    Synonyms:
    glacial, gelid, pivotal, diametric, opposite, diametrical, icy, arctic, frigid

    Antonyms:
    tropical, pantropical, same, tropic, noncrucial, hot, uncharged, pantropic, equatorial

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Polar":

    K, Kjetil Dale Sagstad, Eric Linder

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How to use polar in a sentence?

  1. Gary Frantz:

    We learned a lot of lessons from last year's polar vortex.

  2. Roshan Ranjwani:

    Watching the polar bear on top of an iceberg is a dream come true for a photography enthusiast!

  3. Myles Allen:

    A problem is that every climate documentary starts with an image of a polar bear, which send the message that climate change happens in the Arctic, on the other side of the world, but these events show that's not true.

  4. President Obama:

    It supports caribou and polar bears, all manner of marine life, countless species of birds and fish, and for centuries it supported many Alaska native communities. But it’s very fragile.

  5. Tanguy Bertrand:

    Pluto is covered by exotic-composition ices and its landscape strongly resembles the polar caps on Earth( Greenland and Antarctica), new Horizons even discovered spectacular mountains on Pluto covered by bright deposits, strikingly resembling snow-capped mountain chains seen on Earth.


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