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Synonyms for radiate
ˈreɪ diˌeɪt; -ɪt, -ˌeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. radial, stellate, radiate(adj)

    arranged like rays or radii; radiating from a common center

    "radial symmetry"; "a starlike or stellate arrangement of petals"; "many cities show a radial pattern of main highways"

    Synonyms:
    radial, stellate

    Antonyms:
    asymmetrical, simple, asymmetric, unsubdivided

  2. radiate(verb)

    having rays or ray-like parts as in the flower heads of daisies

    Synonyms:
    stellate, radial

    Antonyms:
    asymmetrical, unsubdivided, simple, asymmetric

  3. radiate(verb)

    send out rays or waves

    "The sun radiates heat"

    Synonyms:
    ray, shine, glow, beam, diversify

    Antonyms:
    asymmetric, asymmetrical, unsubdivided, simple

  4. radiate(verb)

    send out real or metaphoric rays

    "She radiates happiness"

    Synonyms:
    ray, shine, glow, beam, diversify

    Antonyms:
    asymmetric, simple, unsubdivided, asymmetrical

  5. radiate, ray(verb)

    extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center

    "spokes radiate from the hub of the wheel"; "This plants radiate spines in all directions"

    Synonyms:
    ray, irradiate, shine, glow, beam, diversify

    Antonyms:
    unsubdivided, asymmetrical, simple, asymmetric

  6. glow, beam, radiate, shine(verb)

    have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink

    "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"

    Synonyms:
    smooth, shine, beam, reflect, diversify, ray, strike, burn, broadcast, smoothen, glitter, air, polish, gleam, transmit, glint, fall, glisten, glow, send

    Antonyms:
    asymmetric, asymmetrical, unsubdivided, simple

  7. radiate(verb)

    cause to be seen by emitting light as if in rays

    "The sun is radiating"

    Synonyms:
    ray, shine, glow, beam, diversify

    Antonyms:
    unsubdivided, asymmetrical, asymmetric, simple

  8. glow, beam, radiate, shine(verb)

    experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion

    "She was beaming with joy"; "Her face radiated with happiness"

    Synonyms:
    smooth, shine, beam, reflect, diversify, ray, strike, burn, broadcast, smoothen, glitter, air, polish, gleam, transmit, glint, fall, glisten, glow, send

    Antonyms:
    asymmetric, simple, asymmetrical, unsubdivided

  9. radiate(verb)

    issue or emerge in rays or waves

    "Heat radiated from the metal box"

    Synonyms:
    ray, shine, glow, beam, diversify

    Antonyms:
    asymmetrical, unsubdivided, simple, asymmetric

  10. diversify, radiate(verb)

    spread into new habitats and produce variety or variegate

    "The plants on this island diversified"

    Synonyms:
    diversify, branch out, ray, beam, shine, glow, broaden

    Antonyms:
    asymmetrical, asymmetric, unsubdivided, simple

Wiktionary

  1. radiate(verb)

    Synonyms:
    irradiate

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. radiate

    Synonyms:
    cast out, disgorge, disperse, dissipate, distract, eject, emit, exude, give up, put forth, send out, shoot forth, throw off, vomit

    Antonyms:
    absorb, consume, drink in, drink up, engross, exhaust, imbibe, suck up, swallow, swallow up, take in, take up

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. radiate

    Synonyms:
    shine, sparkle, gleam, emanate, coruscate, shimmer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. radiate(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    shine, gleam, emit rays

  2. radiate(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    issue in rays, emanate in rays

  3. radiate(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    emit heat, throw off heat

  4. radiate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    emit (heat or light) in straight lines

  5. radiate(a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Bot.) radiant

  6. radiate(a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Zoöl.) radiated

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    irradiate

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