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forge

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of forge

  1. to move forward along a course <the rescue team forged ahead despite the bad weather> Synonyms advance, come, come along, do, fare, forge, get along, get on, go along, go off, march, pace, proceed, progressRelated Words accelerate, fast-forward, speed; approach, near; journey, pass, repair, run, travel, wend; actuate, drive, impel, propel, push; take outNear Antonyms arrest, balk, block, check, detain, halt, hinder, hold back, impede, nip, obstruct, slow (down or up), stem; repress, retard, stunt, suppress; delay, interrupt, stall; cramp, hamper, inhibit; cease, let up, pause; regress; waitAntonyms remain, stand, stay, stop




forge

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of forge

  1. 1 to imitate or copy especially in order to deceive <arrested for forging the doctor's signature on the prescription> Synonyms counterfeit, forge, phonyRelated Words simulate; duplicate, reduplicate, replicate, reproduce; crib, plagiarize; adulterate, doctor, fudge, juggle, manipulate, tamper (with); concoct, cook (up), fabricate, invent

  2. 2 to produce or bring about especially by long or repeated effort <both sides labored mightily to forge a peace treaty> Synonyms carve (out), develop, forge, grind (out), thrash (out), work out, work upRelated Words churn out, crank out, turn out; cobble (together or up), throw up; compose, construct, craft, create, engineer, fabricate, fashion, form, frame, generate, manufacture, mint, model, shape, tailor; conceive, concoct, contrive, cook (up), devise, hatch, invent, originate; accomplish, achieve, bring off, carry out, effectNear Antonyms demolish, destroy, dismantle, raze, tear down; ruin, undo, unmake, wreck

  3. 3 to shape with a hammer <loved the artisan look of that hand-forged copper pot> Synonyms beat, draw, forge, poundRelated Words chase, planish; fashion, form, knead, model, mold, pat, work; coin, mint, stamp; abate, boast, carve, chisel, cut, grave, hew, knap, sculpt, sculpture




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