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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

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How to use remainder in a sentence?

  1. Robert Phipps:

    People are becoming more defensive going into the weekend because we have three days where we can't react to news and it's three days that have a lot of uncertainty associated with them because of the tariffs, right now everything is evolving around the trade complex and probably will for the remainder of this year.

  2. Suzanne Scott:

    Of the films Fox is slated to release for the remainder of 2019, Ad Astra seems the one that is most poised to be a crossover success with a wide array of audience demographics, because Fox is coming off of a string of underperforming films they are likely pinning their hopes on this film.

  3. Foreign Minister Raymond Tshibanda:

    The remainder of rebel troops are now going into the deep forest, moving therefore away from the Rwandan border where it was believed they were creating insecurity for our neighbor.

  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. Jerry Colangelo:

    This is the first step in USA Basketball identifying the 12 players who will represent the United States as members of the 2020 U.S. Olympic men's basketball team in Tokyo, over the course of the remainder of the NBA season we'll continue to monitor all of the athletes.


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