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Synonyms for terminal
ˈtɜr mə nlter·mi·nal

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. terminal

    final, ultimate, marginal

    central, primal, preconclusive

Princeton's WordNet

  1. terminal, terminus, depotnoun

    station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods

    term, terminus, terminal figure, end, endpoint, end point, entrepot, storehouse, store, storage, termination, depot, destination, pole

    next-to-last, nonfatal, antepenultimate, opening, junior(a), sophomore(a), in-between, penultimate, second-year, gray, intermediate, grey, third-year, halfway, subterminal, mediate, middle

  2. terminal, polenoun

    a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves

    terminus, end, perch, celestial pole, magnetic pole, rod, depot, pole

    next-to-last, subterminal, antepenultimate, middle, opening, in-between, second-year, nonfatal, gray, sophomore(a), third-year, junior(a), intermediate, grey, penultimate, halfway, mediate

  3. end, terminalnoun

    either extremity of something that has length

    "the end of the pier"; "she knotted the end of the thread"; "they rode to the end of the line"; "the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix"

    goal, remainder, terminus, last, conclusion, end, ending, pole, death, depot, destruction, remnant, closing, close, final stage, oddment

    sophomore(a), subterminal, grey, next-to-last, third-year, in-between, intermediate, middle, halfway, antepenultimate, penultimate, nonfatal, mediate, second-year, junior(a), opening, gray

  4. terminaladjective

    electronic equipment consisting of a device providing access to a computer; has a keyboard and display

    terminus, end, depot, pole

    grey, second-year, next-to-last, in-between, antepenultimate, gray, halfway, sophomore(a), intermediate, third-year, penultimate, opening, nonfatal, middle, mediate, junior(a), subterminal

  5. terminaladjective

    of or relating to or situated at the ends of a delivery route

    "freight pickup is a terminal service"; "terminal charges"

    concluding, final, last

    middle, subterminal, halfway, third-year, junior(a), sophomore(a), next-to-last, intermediate, nonfatal, opening, gray, mediate, antepenultimate, second-year, grey, in-between, penultimate

  6. terminaladjective

    relating to or occurring in a term or fixed period of time

    "terminal examinations"; "terminal payments"

    concluding, final, last

    second-year, in-between, gray, penultimate, sophomore(a), subterminal, opening, antepenultimate, junior(a), mediate, next-to-last, intermediate, grey, nonfatal, middle, third-year, halfway

  7. terminaladjective

    being or situated at an end

    "the endmost pillar"; "terminal buds on a branch"; "a terminal station"; "the terminal syllable"

    concluding, final, last

    third-year, intermediate, second-year, junior(a), next-to-last, subterminal, antepenultimate, opening, nonfatal, halfway, penultimate, sophomore(a), grey, gray, mediate, middle, in-between

  8. concluding, final, last, terminaladjective

    occurring at or forming an end or termination

    "his concluding words came as a surprise"; "the final chapter"; "the last days of the dinosaurs"; "terminal leave"

    last-place, lowest, utmost, last(a), concluding, final, net, last

    grey, next-to-last, third-year, gray, nonfatal, second-year, antepenultimate, middle, halfway, mediate, in-between, sophomore(a), penultimate, subterminal, intermediate, junior(a), opening

  9. terminaladjective

    causing or ending in or approaching death

    "a terminal patient"; "terminal cancer"

    concluding, final, last

    in-between, sophomore(a), intermediate, grey, mediate, second-year, gray, next-to-last, third-year, nonfatal, subterminal, penultimate, halfway, junior(a), opening, middle, antepenultimate

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. terminaladjective

    limiting, bounding

  2. terminaladjective

    final, ultimate

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How to use terminal in a sentence?

  1. Senator Monning:

    Californians with terminal diseases should have the autonomy to approach death on their own terms, and I look forward to continuing this policy discussion in the Assembly.

  2. Abigail Disney:

    There are people flying private aircraft right now who would rather be shot than get on a first class seat on a normal airline because it would mean they would have to walk through an air terminal, and that is terribly dangerous to democracy, to society.

  3. Normand Boivin:

    These specially created scents will give passengers traveling through Terminal 2 an exclusive preview of destinations that only Heathrow connects to [from the UK].

  4. Mohamed El-Erian:

    I believe that 'patient' is coming out, but we're going to see another round of quote 'linguistic gymnastics,' i wouldn't be surprised if this notion of the Fed having to be sufficiently confident about inflation creeps in as a way of keeping markets from rushing to the terminal value.

  5. Mohamed El-Erian:

    I wouldn't be surprised if this notion of the Fed having to be sufficiently confident about inflation creeps in as a way of keeping markets from rushing to the terminal value.

Translations for terminal

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  • terminalCatalan, Valencian
  • terminálCzech
  • terminalDanish
  • Terminal, BahnhofGerman
  • σταθμός, μοιραία ασθένεια, τελικός, τερματικός σταθμός, τερματικό, σιδηροδρομικός σταθμός, έσχατος, ληκτικός, καταληκτική ασθένειαGreek
  • terminalSpanish
  • pääte, pääte-emulaattori, terminaali, pääteasema, terminaalinen, terminaaliemulaattoriFinnish
  • gare, aérogare, terminal, stationFrench
  • ceann-rèileScottish Gaelic
  • בית נתיבותHebrew
  • terminalItalian
  • ターミナル, 端末, 末期, エアターミナル, 駅, 終着駅Japanese
  • 공항터미널, 터미널, 역Korean
  • terminalNorwegian
  • śmiertelny, dworzec czołowy, końcowy, graniczny, terminalPolish
  • terminalPortuguese
  • stație, gară, terminalRomanian
  • терминал, станция, аэровокзал, конечный, конечная станция, вокзал, смертельныйRussian
  • terminal, dödligSwedish

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