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Synonyms for remainder
rɪˈmeɪn dərre·main·der

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Wiktionary

  1. remaindernoun

    Synonyms:
    surplus, leftover

  2. remaindernoun

    To mark or declare items left unsold as subject to reduction in price.

    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. remaindernoun

    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 r d.

    Synonyms:
    residue, rest, remnant, surplus

  4. remaindernoun

    The number left over after a simple subtraction

    10 minus 4 leaves a remainder of 6

    Synonyms:
    surplus, rest, remnant, residue

  5. remaindernoun

    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:
    surplus, remnant, rest, residue

  6. remaindernoun

    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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. remainder, balance, residual, residue, residuum, restnoun

    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. remaindernoun

    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, differencenoun

    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, oddmentverb

    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. remainderverb

    sell cheaply as remainders

    "The publisher remaindered the books"

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. remaindernoun

    Synonyms:
    remnant, residue, rest, remains, BALANCE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. remaindernoun

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "remainder":

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

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How to use remainder in a sentence?

  1. Sam Bullard:

    The slower pace of productivity gains in recent years suggests the economy's potential rate of growth has fallen, thus, even with economic growth of around only 2 percent for the remainder of the year, inflation is likely to rise if corporations aim to maintain margins.

  2. Doug Grafe:

    The future for us for the remainder of the season continues to look above normal dry and above normal temperatures, so this is not going to return to normal anytime soon.

  3. Onur Ozan:

    SWIFT has completed the on-boarding process for these banks, and can confirm that they have now been reconnected to SWIFT, we will continue to work with the remainder of the entities that have applied to rejoin SWIFT to ensure their smooth reconnection.

  4. James Andrew Miller:

    People close to Kim believe that the script didn't have a lot to offer the character of Samantha, they point to the fact that it calls for Mr. Big to die of a heart attack in the shower, relatively early on in the film, making the remainder of the movie more about how Carrie recovers from Big's death than about the relationship between the four women.

  5. Lawrence Yun:

    This is very unusual very unusual that this is persisting over several months, and it may be for the remainder of the year.


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