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synonym

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɪn.ə.nɪm/ us  
C2 a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language: The words "small" and "little" are synonyms.
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in Spanish Sinonimia…
in Korean 동의어…
in Arabic مُرادِف…
in Portuguese sinônimo…
in Catalan sinònim…
in Japanese 同義語, 類義語…
in Italian sinonimo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同義詞,近義詞…
in Russian синоним…
in Turkish eş anlamlı/anlamdaş sözcük…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同义词,近义词…
in Polish synonim…
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