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Synonyms for sky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sky(verb)

    the atmosphere and outer space as viewed from the earth

  2. flip, toss, sky, pitch(verb)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. sky(noun)

    Synonyms:
    heaven, liftEtymology 1, firmament

  2. sky(noun)

    to hit, kick or throw (a ball) extremely high.

    Synonyms:
    firmament, heaven, liftEtymology 1

  3. sky(noun)

    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. sky(noun)

    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. sky(noun)

    Heaven.

    This mortal has incurred the wrath of the skies.

    Synonyms:
    heaven, liftEtymology 1, firmament

Editors Contribution

  1. himmel

    himmel means sky, heaven... they are interchangeable

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sky(n.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sky(n)

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

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  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, MD

  1. SKY

    Synonyms:
    SKY technology, spectral karyotyping

How to pronounce sky?

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How to say sky in sign language?

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How to use sky in a sentence?

  1. Sunil Joyia:

    The journey of love to lust brings sky to dust.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When the thick layers of dark clouds occupy the sky, if there is no wind at all to sweep them away, start blowing with courage and belief

  3. Thomas Pynchon:

    A screaming comes across the sky

  4. John Ruskin:

    It is written on the arched sky It looks out from every star It is the poetry of Nature It is that which uplifts the spirit within us.

  5. Edward Whitaker:

    Luckily one was exercising so I grabbed the rider and asked if I could do the picture. I was lying underneath this ridge, shooting up at the sky and just waiting for it to walk by.


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