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Synonyms for sole

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sole

    single, solitary, only, individual, exclusive, by one's self, alone, one, singular

    plural, numerous, combined, collective

Princeton's WordNet

  1. solenoun

    the underside of footwear or a golf club

    fillet of sole

    shared, multiple

  2. sole, fillet of solenoun

    lean flesh of any of several flatfish

    fillet of sole

    multiple, shared

  3. solenoun

    the underside of the foot

    fillet of sole

    multiple, shared

  4. soleadjective

    right-eyed flatfish; many are valued as food; most common in warm seas especially European

    fillet of sole

    shared, multiple

  5. exclusive, sole(a)adjective

    not divided or shared with others

    "they have exclusive use of the machine"; "sole rights of publication"

    multiple, shared

  6. lone(a), lonesome(a), only(a), sole(a), solitary(a)verb

    being the only one; single and isolated from others

    "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky"

    shared, multiple

  7. sole, resoleverb

    put a new sole on

    "sole the shoes"


    multiple, shared

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. soleadjective

    single, only, solitary, alone, individual

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sole":

    single, only, exclusive, unique, alone, lonely, one-time, exclusively

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  1. Jamela Dunbar:

    We live and breathe, aware, or unaware this is what we do. The breath that we breathe in and out is our one source of life. To live and function as a human being. Breathing to live, and living to breathe is our sole lifeline until our last breath. We should take nothing for granted. And appreciate every breath we breathe in and out to live on Mother Earth.”

  2. John Kerry:

    These sanctions could be lifted in a matter of weeks or days, depending on the choices that President Putin takes, their sole purpose here is to restore the international norm with respect to behavior between nations.

  3. Anne Frank:

    I have often been downcast, but never in despair I regard our hiding as a dangerous adventure, romantic and interesting at the same time. In my diary I treat all the privations as amusing. I have made up my mind now to lead a different life from other girls and, later on, different from ordinary housewives. My start has been so very full of interest, and that is the sole reason why I have to laugh at the humorous side of the most dangerous moments.

  4. Pollyanna De Lima:

    With the sole exception of the mild increase in hiring seen among service providers last July, the two surveys collectively have signalled a broadly stagnant labour market for the past two years.

  5. Trey and Matt Stone Parker:

    I think that parents only get so offended by television because they rely on it as a babysitter and the sole educator of their kids.

Translations for sole

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  • سمك موسى, أخمص, نعلArabic
  • бер генә, табан, яңғыҙ, берәү генә, буйҙаҡ, берҙән-берBashkir
  • падэ́шваBelarusian
  • подме́тка, таба́нBulgarian
  • sol, planta del peu, sola, solterCatalan, Valencian
  • jediný, podrážka, chodidloCzech
  • søtungeDanish
  • ledig, Sohle, einzig, alleinstehend, Fußsohle, unverheiratet, Seezunge, besohlenGerman
  • αποκλειστικός, μόνος, άγαμος, σόλα, μοναδικός, γλώσσα, πέλμα, χήρος, σολιάζωGreek
  • plando, sola, soleo, needziĝita, replandumiEsperanto
  • suela, planta, planta del pie, solo, lenguado, únicoSpanish
  • meriantura, pohja, naimaton, leski, ainoa, jalkapohja, antura, anturoidaFinnish
  • il, leisturFaroese
  • célibataire, plante, semelle, sole, plante du pied, unique, seul, semelerFrench
  • sól coiteann, teanga chait, sól, bonnIrish
  • bonnScottish Gaelic
  • özvegy, cipőtalp, nyelvhal, talp, egyetlen, hajadon, talpalHungarian
  • միակ, միայնակArmenian
  • soleoIdo
  • sóli, skósóli, ilIcelandic
  • solo, sogliola, pianta, suola, unicoItalian
  • בלעדיHebrew
  • 独身, 靴底, 唯一, 足裏, 未婚Japanese
  • 발바닥Korean
  • planta, nec pedis vestigium figereLatin
  • FousssuelLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • tapak kakiMalay
  • enig, tong, zool, schoenzool, voetzool, alleenstaand, zeetong, ongetrouwd, zolenDutch
  • fotsåle, singel, sjøtunge, eneste, såle, ensligNorwegian
  • akétłʼááhNavajo, Navaho
  • podeszwa, sola, podzelowaćPolish
  • solha, planta do pé, sola, solteiro, único, solarPortuguese
  • solă, talpă, limbă-de-mare, pingea, singur, pingeliRomanian
  • морско́й язы́к, подо́шва, нежена́тый, одино́кий, холосто́й, незамужний, еди́нственный, подмётка, подбить новые подмёткиRussian
  • поплaт, đon, potplat, tàban, poplat, потплaт, та̀бан, ђон, pođonitiSerbo-Croatian
  • slobodný, ovdovená, podošva, jediný, šľapa, chodidlo, vdova, ovdovený, vdovecSlovak
  • sula, fotsula, ensamstående, enda, skosulaSwedish
  • ஒரேTamil
  • підме́тка, підо́шваUkrainian
  • واحدUrdu
  • jukasömäl, sölitül, hisölitül, futaplant, hisölit, gumasömäl, sölit, butasömäl, sömäl, jisölitül, jisölitVolapük
  • 唯一Chinese

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