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Synonyms for word

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  1. wordnoun

    A brief discussion or conversation.

    Can I have a word with you?

    Bible, God, vocable, word of God, logos

  2. wordnoun

    Angry debate or conversation; argument.

    There had been words between him and the secretary about the outcome of the meeting.

    Bible, word of God, God, vocable, logos

  3. wordnoun

    Any sequence of letters or characters considered as a discrete entity.

    word of God, logos, Bible, vocable, God

  4. wordnoun

    A unit of text equivalent to five characters and one space.

    word of God, logos, God, vocable, Bible

  5. wordnoun

    A fixed-size group of bits handled as a unit by a machine. On many 16-bit machines a word is 16 bits or two bytes.

    word of God, logos, God, vocable, Bible

  6. wordnoun

    A finite string which is not a command or operator.

    vocable, logos, Bible, word of God, God

  7. wordnoun

    A group element, expressed as a product of group elements.

    word of God, Bible, God, logos, vocable

  8. wordnoun

    Different symbols, written or spoken, arranged together in a unique sequence that approximates a thought in a person's mind.

    God, Bible, word of God, logos, vocable

  9. wordnoun


  10. wordnoun

    Scripture; The Bible

    I’m not sure how to word this letter to the council.

    vocable, logos, Bible, word of God, God, state, express, phrase, put into words

  11. wordnoun

    The creative word of God; logos

    word of God, God, logos, Bible, vocable

  12. wordnoun

    A distinct unit of language (sounds in speech or written letters) with a particular meaning, composed of one or more morphemes, and also of one or more phonemes that determine its sound pattern.

    vocable, logos, word of God, God, Bible

  13. wordnoun

    A distinct unit of language which is approved by some authority.

    vocable, word of God, Bible, logos, God

  14. wordnoun

    News; tidings.

    Have you had any word from John yet?

    vocable, God, Bible, word of God, logos

  15. wordnoun

    An order; a request or instruction.

    He sent word that we should strike camp before winter.

    Bible, vocable, word of God, God, logos

  16. wordnoun

    A promise; an oath or guarantee.

    I give you my word that I will be there on time.

    Bible, vocable, logos, God, word of God

  17. wordnoun


    word of God, vocable, logos, Bible, God

  18. wordnoun

    Communication from god; the message of the Christian gospel; the Bible.

    Her parents had lived in Botswana, spreading the word among the tribespeople.

    logos, Bible, vocable, word of God, God

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. word

    Term in its figurative uses always retains something of its literal sense of a boundary or limit. The articles of a contract or other instrument are simply the portions into which it is divided for convenience; the terms are the essential statements on which its validity depends — as it were, the landmarks of its meaning or power; a condition is a contingent term which may become fixed upon the happening of some contemplated event. In logic a term is one of the essential members of a proposition, the boundary of statement in some one direction. Thus, in general use term is more restricted than word, expression, or phrase; a term is a word that limits meaning to a fixed point of statement or to a special class of subjects, as when we speak of the definition of terms, that is of the key-words in any discussion; or we say, that is a legal or scientific term. Compare BOUNDARY; DICTION.

    article, condition, denomination, expression, member, name, phrase, term

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. word

    term, expression, message, account, tidings, order, vocable, signal, engagement, promise

    idea, conception

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wordnoun

    a unit of language that native speakers can identify

    "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"

    news, password, countersign, intelligence, discussion, parole, give-and-take, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  2. wordnoun

    a brief statement

    "he didn't say a word about it"

    news, password, countersign, intelligence, discussion, parole, give-and-take, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  3. news, intelligence, tidings, wordnoun

    information about recent and important events

    "they awaited news of the outcome"

    password, intelligence, news program, intelligence service, intelligence activity, give-and-take, news show, news, tidings, countersign, watchword, discussion, word of honor, newsworthiness, intelligence agency, intelligence operation, parole, intelligence information

  4. wordnoun

    a verbal command for action

    "when I give the word, charge!"

    news, password, countersign, intelligence, discussion, parole, give-and-take, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  5. discussion, give-and-take, wordnoun

    an exchange of views on some topic

    "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it"

    interchange, password, reciprocation, raillery, news, tidings, treatment, discussion, word of honor, give-and-take, intelligence, banter, backchat, parole, discourse, watchword, countersign

  6. parole, word, word of honornoun

    a promise

    "he gave his word"

    news, parole, password, intelligence, discussion, give-and-take, countersign, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  7. wordnoun

    a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory

    "large computers use words up to 64 bits long"

    news, password, countersign, intelligence, discussion, parole, give-and-take, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  8. Son, Word, Logosnoun

    the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)

    news, password, countersign, intelligence, discussion, parole, give-and-take, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  9. password, watchword, word, parole, countersignnoun

    a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group

    "he forgot the password"

    news, rallying cry, cry, war cry, battle cry, password, give-and-take, intelligence, parole, discussion, countersignature, countersign, tidings, watchword, word of honor

  10. Bible, Christian Bible, Book, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God, Wordverb

    the sacred writings of the Christian religions

    "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"

    password, account book, parole, rule book, record, ledger, news, tidings, countersign, watchword, discussion, book of account, sacred scripture, give-and-take, intelligence, volume, leger, script, word of honor, playscript, record book, al-Qur'an

  11. give voice, formulate, word, phrase, articulateverb

    put into words or an expression

    "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"

    sound out, devise, enounce, explicate, say, develop, excogitate, enunciate, articulate, joint, phrase, pronounce, vocalise, invent, contrive, vocalize, forge, formulate, give voice

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wordnoun

    vocable, TERM, expression

  2. wordnoun

    report, tidings, account, advice, intelligence, information

  3. wordnoun

    statement, affirmation, declaration, assertion, averment

  4. wordnoun

    promise, pledge, assurance, engagement

  5. wordnoun

    order, command, signal

  6. wordnoun

    scripture, word of God

  7. wordnoun


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wordnoun

    term, vocable, etymon, root, derivative, signal, order, command, promise, affirmation, parole

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How to use word in a sentence?

  1. Melissa Mays Melissa Mays:

    That's criminal. I'm sorry. There's no other word for it, the fact that they took away my right as a mother to protect my children because they chose to cover up and lie instead of fixing the problem or at least addressing it, they chose to hide it from us and then we ended up poisoning our children. And there's nothing they can say or do that will take that away and fix it.

  2. Penn Jillette:

    There seems to be one person in this race who's actually genuine and not crazy. And that's Bernie, he uses the word socialist, which in the United States is what? Sixty percent socialist now? We're a mixed economy. This is all stuff a libertarian probably shouldn't say, but 'socialist' isn't a dirty word. It's a different way of looking at how the government works.

  3. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    When we trace to their source the most important circumstances of our life, in what trifles have they originated ! — a look, a word, are the ministers of fate.

  4. Douglas Ollivant:

    The voters always have the last word and could well decide to return to the usual suspects, in the same political alignments, to parliament, further, it is not at all clear that this hoped-for diversity increases stability, or in any way makes for a more functional or less corrupt government once it is formed.

  5. Tony Massarotti:

    What bugs me about a story like this is when they use the word ‘tragedy,’ a tragedy is what happened at that church in Texas this past weekend, or an orphanage burning down. This? You know what the risks are!

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