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groove

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of groove

  1. 1 an established and often automatic or monotonous series of actions followed when engaging in some activity <I can't get into the groove on Monday morning without a cup of coffee> Synonyms drill, grind, routine, lockstep, pattern, rote, rut, treadmillRelated Words daily dozen, regimen; housekeeping; custom, fashion, habit, practice (also practise), trick, wont; approach, manner, method, procedure, strategy, style, tack, technique, way; design, plan, program, scheme; convention, policy, tradition

  2. 2 a situation or activity for which a person or thing is best suited <after years of bouncing from job to job, she discovered that her natural groove was social work> Synonyms niche, place, slotRelated Words appointment, berth, billet, capacity, function, job, position, post; rank, standing, station, status; forte, long suit, métier (also metier), speciality, specialty, strong suit, thing




groove

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of groove

  1. 1 to mark with or as if with a line or groove <if you groove that piece of wood, we should be able to fit this smaller board into it> Synonyms score, scribe, seamRelated Words abrade, file, graze, mill, rasp, scarify, scratch; bevel, chamfer, flute

  2. 2 to form a pleasing relationship <surprisingly, his flighty, artistic sensibility and her no-nonsense practicality groove together rather well> Synonyms agree, assort, blend, chime, chime in, conform, consort, coordinate, harmonizeRelated Words balance, correlate, correspond, dovetail, hang together, match; meet, parallel; bond, coalesce, cohere, conjoin, fuse, merge, square, tallyNear Antonyms contradict, contrast, counter, differ, diverge, jar; cancel (out), counteract, negate, offsetAntonyms clash, collide, conflict





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