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Wiktionary2.0 / 2 votes

  1. skynoun

    Synonyms:
    liftEtymology 1, firmament, heaven

  2. skynoun

    A cloud.

    Synonyms:
    firmament, heaven, liftEtymology 1

  3. skynoun

    The atmosphere above a given point, especially as visible from the ground during the day.

    That year, a meteor fell from the sky.

    Synonyms:
    heaven, firmament, liftEtymology 1

  4. skynoun

    The part of the sky which can be seen from a specific place or at a specific time; its condition, climate etc.

    Synonyms:
    firmament, heaven, liftEtymology 1

  5. skynoun

    Heaven.

    This mortal has incurred the wrath of the skies.

    Synonyms:
    heaven, liftEtymology 1, firmament

Princeton's WordNet2.6 / 8 votes

  1. skyverb

    the atmosphere and outer space as viewed from the earth

  2. flip, toss, sky, pitchverb

    throw or toss with a light motion

    "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"

    Synonyms:
    throw out, toss out, discard, slant, jactitate, twitch, flick, thresh, flip, toss away, lurch, slash, tilt, cant over, deliver, cant, peddle, huckster, thrash, tack, shift, gear, alternate, dispose, switch, chuck, thresh about, leaf, cast aside, cast away, convulse, riff, thrash about, cast out, thumb, pitch, chuck out, riffle, toss, flip-flop, hawk, set up, flip over, turn over, incline, fling, throw away, flip out, slope, throw, vend, interchange, put away, monger

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Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. himmel

    himmel means sky, heaven... they are interchangeable

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. skynoun

    Synonyms:
    firmament, heavens, canopy of heaven, celestial expanse

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. skynoun

    Synonyms:
    firmament, welkin, empyrean, azure, the heavens

    Associated words:
    meridian, zenith, nadir, horizon, uranology, uranography, zodiac

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "sky":

    heaven, skies, ciel, céu, airspace, celestial, pit, gee, air, heavenly, god, skye

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD4.0 / 2 votes

  1. SKY

    Synonyms:
    SKY technology, spectral karyotyping

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How to use sky in a sentence?

  1. Scott Sheppard:

    It is very much like looking for a needle in a haystack as the night sky covers a very large area that can only be searched one telescope pointing at a time.

  2. Chief Warrant Officer Mike Durant:

    I remember just trying to come to terms with it, looking up to the sky and thinking I can't run, I can't fight, and I can't hide. ... It's over.

  3. Charles Kingsley:

    Look at the bow in the cloud, in the very rain itself. That is a sign that the sun, though you cannot see it, is shining still -- that up above beyond the cloud is still sunlight and warmth and cloudless blue sky.

  4. Don Lincoln:

    Despite the fact he worked in fiction, anyone who can inspire that many people to look into the sky and wonder has done something really important for mankind.

  5. Dave Jones:

    Remember, the sun is 93 million miles away. The shadow of the moon will still darken the sky, if it is cloudy ,it will get even darker.


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