Search more than 275,000 synonyms, antonyms, related words, and idiomatic phrases. Find concise definitions pinpointing the meaning shared by synonyms, and sample sentences showing how words are used in context. The thesaurus is more than just a list of synonyms; it is your guide to more precise and effective use of language.
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What a Hoot!
15 bird sounds, and the birds who make them
Great Big List of Beautiful & Useless Words
Along with their degrees of usefulness
Fancy Words for Crude Bodily Functions
A gross thing by any other name...
Words For Things You Didn't Know Have Names
When 'thingamajig' and 'thingamabob' just won't do
Ending a Sentence with a Preposition
An old-fashioned rule we can no longer put up with.
'All Intensive Purposes' or 'All Intents and Purposes'?
We're intent on clearing it up
'Mispronunciations' That May Be Fine
'Mischievous,' 'nuclear,' and other words to pron...
Why Did Yankee Doodle Call a Feather 'Macaroni'?
What's with his feathered cap?