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Synonyms for remainder
rɪˈmeɪn dər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, rest(noun)

    something left after other parts have been taken away

    "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"

    Synonyms:
    relief, counterbalance, end, quietus, difference, relaxation, symmetry, equaliser, residual, ease, balance, proportion, residuum, rest, repose, equalizer, counterweight, rest period, eternal sleep, residue, sleep, counterpoise, equilibrium, remnant, symmetricalness, equipoise, correspondence, oddment, balance wheel, proportionality, eternal rest, respite

  2. remainder(noun)

    the part of the dividend that is left over when the dividend is not evenly divisible by the divisor

    Synonyms:
    residue, end, residual, oddment, balance, residuum, remnant, rest, difference

  3. remainder, difference(noun)

    the number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend

    Synonyms:
    divergence, residue, end, residual, oddment, difference of opinion, balance, conflict, dispute, residuum, remnant, deviation, departure, rest, difference

  4. end, remainder, remnant, oddment(verb)

    a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold

    Synonyms:
    residue, goal, peculiarity, terminal, last, conclusion, difference, end, curio, ending, residual, balance, rarity, residuum, rest, destruction, curiosity, oddity, death, remnant, closing, close, final stage, oddment, leftover

  5. remainder(verb)

    sell cheaply as remainders

    "The publisher remaindered the books"

Wiktionary

  1. remainder(noun)

    Synonyms:
    surplus, leftover

  2. remainder(noun)

    remaining

    The bookstore remaindered the unsold copies of that book at the end of summer at a reduced price.

    Synonyms:
    surplus, rest, residue, remnant, leftover

  3. remainder(noun)

    The amount left over after subtracting the divisor as many times as possible from the dividend without producing a negative result. If (dividend) and d (divisor) are integers, then can always be expressed in the form n = dq + r, where q (quotient) and r (remainder) are also integers and 0 \uE000108129 r \uE000108130 d.

    Synonyms:
    rest, remnant, surplus, residue

  4. remainder(noun)

    The number left over after a simple subtraction

    10 minus 4 leaves a remainder of 6

    Synonyms:
    surplus, rest, remnant, residue

  5. remainder(noun)

    Excessive stock items left unsold and subject to reduction in price.

    I got a really good price on this shirt because it was a remainder.

    Synonyms:
    residue, rest, remnant, surplus

  6. remainder(noun)

    An estate in expectancy which only comes in its heir's possession after an estate created by the same instrument has been determined

    Synonyms:
    residue, rest, surplus, remnant

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. remainder

    Synonyms:
    rest, residue, remnant, balance, surplus, leavings, relics, difference

    Antonyms:
    expenditure, loss, outgoings, issue, waste

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. remainder(n.)

    Synonyms:
    remnant, residue, rest, remains, BALANCE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. remainder(n)

    Synonyms:
    residue, remnant, balance, rest, surplus, surplusage, residuum

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    rest, remains, stay, stays, diner, other, balance, surplus, remaining

How to pronounce remainder?

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How to say remainder in sign language?

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How to use remainder in a sentence?

  1. Greg Smith:

    What we see is that the vast majority of the American public, 80%, say (a candidate being Jewish) would not make a difference in their vote, one way or the other, the remainder are pretty much evenly divided between those who say they would be more likely to vote for a Jewish candidate and those who say they would be less likely to vote for a Jewish candidate.

  2. Paul Nolte:

    U.S. markets really are taking their cues from what's happening outside the country as we head into the earnings season, valuations are still high and earnings are going to be rough with companies adding not more than 1-3 percent year over year. We expect the market to continue moving sideways for the remainder of the year.

  3. Peter Layton:

    The end of CBP sends a clear strategic message to US Pacific allies. Bit by bit United States is leaving, it is not reassuring. Instead it is more a remainder that the times are a' changing.

  4. Kirsten Gillibrand:

    I think we should be drawing down our troops, not only in Afghanistan but the remainder in Iraq and Syria, and then give Congress the opportunity that if they believe we should be in combat missions in any of these countries that we actually file a new authorization for the use of military force.

  5. Anita Kozyrskyj:

    We each possess a unique gut microbiota but there are common patterns, there are common microbes that are expected to be found in childhood and in adulthood, i would say around 3 years of age we have a bacterial composition that we can call our own. And it stays with us for the remainder of our life.


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