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Synonyms for random
ˈræn dəm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. random(adj)

    lacking any definite plan or order or purpose; governed by or depending on chance

    "a random choice"; "bombs fell at random"; "random movements"

    Antonyms:
    nonrandom, purposive

Wiktionary

  1. random(noun)

    Of or relating to probability distribution.

    A toss of loaded dice is still random, though biased.

    Synonyms:
    stochastic

  2. random(noun)

    Pseudorandom in contrast to truly random; mimicking the result of random selection.

    The function generates a random number from a seed.

    Synonyms:
    nonentity, nobody, pseudorandom

  3. random(adjective)

    Representative and undistinguished; typical and average; selected for no particular reason.

    A random American off the street couldn't tell the difference.

    Synonyms:
    momentum, force, speed, velocity, average, typical

  4. random(adjective)

    Apropos of nothing; lacking context; unexpected; having apparent lack of plan, cause or reason.

    Synonyms:
    unexpected, arbitrary, unplanned

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. random

    Synonyms:
    haphazard, stray, chance, wild, aimless, purposeless, unpremeditated, casual, vague, accidental

    Antonyms:
    steady, aimed, intended, regular, controlled, purposed, intentional, deliberate, designed, normal, systematic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. random(a.)

    Synonyms:
    chance, casual, fortuitous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. random(a)

    Synonyms:
    haphazard, chance, stray, aimless, hazarded

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Translations for random

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  • willekeurigAfrikaans
  • عشوائيArabic
  • fulano, aleatoriCatalan, Valencian
  • náhodný, průměrný, nesouvisejícíCzech
  • ar hapWelsh
  • ligegyldig, overflødig, tilfældigDanish
  • zufälligGerman
  • τυχαίοςGreek
  • arbitra, hazardeca, aleatora, hazardaEsperanto
  • aleatorio, mucho quilombo, fulanoSpanish
  • juhuslik, suvaline, suvakasEstonian
  • تصادفیPersian
  • näennäissatunnainen, satunnainen, asiaankuulumaton, tavis, tavallinen, irrallinenFinnish
  • pseudo-aléatoire, aléatoire, moyen, stochastique, inconnu, sans queue ni tête, incohérentFrench
  • teagmhasach, fánachIrish
  • véletlenszerű, véletlenHungarian
  • պատահականArmenian
  • sconosciuto, estraneo, nullità, fortuito, casualeItalian
  • 勝手気まま, 平均的, 任意, 不可解, ランダム, 適当, 無作為, 出任せ, 野次馬Japanese
  • fortūitusLatin
  • zoufällegLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • tupurangiMāori
  • случаен, псевдослучаен, бесцеленMacedonian
  • таамгаарMongolian
  • rawakMalay
  • lukraak, toevallig, willekeurigDutch
  • tilfelleleg, tilfeldig, tilfelleligNorwegian
  • przypadkowy, losowyPolish
  • randômico, beltrano, aleatório, pseudo-randômico, sicrano, joão-ninguém, fulanoPortuguese
  • случайный, произвольный, псевдослучайный, первый попавшийся, неуместныйRussian
  • nasumice, proizvoljnoSerbo-Croatian
  • tillfällig, slumpmässigSwedish
  • випадковийUkrainian

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