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Synonyms for tab
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. check, chit, tab(noun)

    the bill in a restaurant

    "he asked the waiter for the check"

    Synonyms:
    hitch, verification, tabloid, stoppage, hindrance, halt, chip, handicap, arrest, tick, check-out procedure, confirmation, check mark, impediment, cheque, pill, baulk, checkout, hinderance, lozenge, curb, chit, stop, substantiation, stay, tablet, yellow journalism, deterrent, balk, tab key, bank check, assay, bridle, check

  2. yellow journalism, tabloid, tab(noun)

    sensationalist journalism

    Synonyms:
    lozenge, yellow journalism, tablet, chit, rag, check, tabloid, tab key, sheet, pill

  3. tab key, tab(noun)

    the key on a typewriter or a word processor that causes a tabulation

    Synonyms:
    lozenge, yellow journalism, tablet, chit, check, tabloid, tab key, pill

  4. tab(noun)

    a short strip of material attached to or projecting from something in order to facilitate opening or identifying or handling it

    "pull the tab to open the can"; "files with a red tab will be stored separately"; "the collar has a tab with a button hole"; "the filing cards were organized by cards having indexed tabs"

    Synonyms:
    lozenge, yellow journalism, tablet, chit, check, tabloid, tab key, pill

  5. pill, lozenge, tablet, tab(noun)

    a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet

    Synonyms:
    lozenge, tab key, pill, pad of paper, oral contraceptive, tabloid, birth control pill, contraceptive pill, check, pad, tablet, yellow journalism, chit, anovulant, anovulatory drug, oral contraceptive pill

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tab(n)

    Synonyms:
    account, reckoning, check, tally, score

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    separator, splitter, spacer, tabs, flange, fiche, tile, label, tabulation, tag, oet, lug, flap, slate, bat, checker, cotter

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. tab

    Synonyms:
    Tablet, see there

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How to use tab in a sentence?

  1. Colin Boley:

    My hats off to them, i will be down there proud to say I was pinning the tab on the first female Ranger.

  2. Amelia Penniman:

    Republican candidates have effectively abandoned the voters they are campaigning to represent -- standing by Trump's disastrous trade war as farmers, manufacturers and small businesses in their communities are hurt, trade War Watch will keep a running tab of the casualties of the trade war to make clear to voters that Republicans are not on their side.

  3. Mike Nelson:

    A tab or a trident is not a lifetime guarantee of being in good standing if you fail to maintain the expectations of the force.

  4. Nathan Greenberg:

    We knew full well that in doing so, we would have to pick up the tab for the [high school] kids who got free and reduced-price lunches, we were okay with that.

  5. Javier Larios:

    I just said somebody already paid for your tab.


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