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Synonyms for residual
rɪˈzɪdʒ u əlresid·u·al

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Wiktionary

  1. residualadjective

    Synonyms:
    residuary

  2. residualnoun

    A remainder left over at the end of some process.

    Synonyms:
    residuary

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:
    remainder, relief, counterbalance, end, quietus, difference, relaxation, symmetry, equaliser, 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. residualadjective

    (often plural) a payment that is made to a performer or writer or director of a television show or commercial that is paid for every repeat showing

    "he could retire on his residuals"

    Synonyms:
    residue, remainder, rest, residuum, balance

  3. residual, residuaryadjective

    relating to or indicating a remainder

    "residual quantity"

    Synonyms:
    residuary

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. residualadjective

    Synonyms:
    remaining

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  1. John Brooks:

    We can safely reduce the length of quarantine, but accepting there is a small residual risk that a person who is leaving quarantine early could transmit to someone else if they became infectious.

  2. Kathy Trieu:

    They were controlled for in the statistical analyses, however, residual confounding can not be ruled out. The data reported are for associations, however, associations can not establish causality.

  3. Philip Holloway:

    Sometimes people have residual doubt in the back of their minds about whether or not death is the right sentence.

  4. William O. Douglas:

    This means we must subject the machinetechnologyto control and cease despoiling the earth and filling people with goodies merely to make money. The search of the young today is more specific than the ancient search for the Holy Grail. The search of the youth today is for ways and means to make the machineand the vast bureaucracy of the corporation state and of government that runs that machinethe servant of man. That is the revolution that is coming. That revolutionnow that the people hold the residual powers of governmentneed not be a repetition of 1776. It could be a revolution in the nature of an explosive political regeneration. It depends on how wise the Establishment is. If, with its stockpile of arms, it resolves to suppress the dissenters, America will face, I fear, an awful ordeal.

  5. Ryan Sweet:

    I would not lose sleep over first-quarter GDP, there is the residual seasonality issue, overall the economy is doing very well and will continue to do well this year and into 2019.

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