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Synonyms for without
wɪðˈaʊt, wɪθ-with·out

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  1. withoutpreposition

    with no, wo, lacking, sans, -less, outwith

  2. withoutpreposition

    Unless, except (introducing a clause).

    -less, wo, lacking, outwith, sans, with no


  3. withoutpreposition

    Lacking something.

    Being from a large, poor family, he learned to live without.

    with no, outwith, sans, lacking, -less, wo

    characteristic, with, endowed, having

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. without

    afar from, away from, beyond, far from, outside

    amid, amidst, among, amongst, between, betwixt, in the midst of, mingled with, surrounded by

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. without

    prep. out of, on the outside of, not within

  2. without

    in the absence of, not with, independently of, exclusively of

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "without":

    sans, no, not, unless, but, free, ohne, absence, sin, if

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  1. Al Alwi:

    Everything Moath has done for the 17 years that he has languished without charge at Guantanamo - from this petition, to his earlier hunger strikes, to the virtuosic art he has produced in the face of government censorship - has been with the single aim of reaffirming his dignity in the face of injustice, justice Breyer's statement helps draw attention to that ongoing injustice and, hopefully, it brings Moath one step closer to its end.

  2. Pramila Jayapal:

    Until we said we weren't going to vote for the infrastructure bill without the reconciliation bill, there was no conversation from those two senators about what they didn't like or what they did like, that only happened because we linked the two bills together.

  3. Ogden Nash:

    He without benefit of scruples His fun and money soon quadruples.

  4. Jonathan Bricker:

    Choosing an aisle seat is an expression of freedom. You know you have the ability to get up and walk around without having to ask anyone or climb over your seatmate.

  5. Christian Prudhomme:

    We started to talk about a postponement to the local politicians as soon as March 18 - a day after France was put in lockdown - and all of them were on board, everyone in the world of cycling supported the idea, even those who usually don't like us. Some teams said they would have to close down without the Tour in 2020.

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