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identical

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of identical

  1. 1 being one and not another <both families wanted the identical puppy and weren't accepting the argument that its littermates were just as good> Synonyms same, selfsame, veryNear Antonyms differentiable, discriminable, disparate, dissimilar, distinct, distinctive, distinguishable, diverse, unalike, unlike, varied, variousAntonyms another, different, other

  2. 2 resembling another in every respect <identical dresses whose only difference is a designer label that fetches a high price> Synonyms coequal, duplicate, equal, even, same, indistinguishableRelated Words akin, alike, analogous, comparable, coordinate, correspondent, corresponding, equivalent, like, look-alike, matching, parallel, similar, such, suchlike, synonymous, tantamountNear Antonyms differentiable, discriminable; divers, miscellaneous, sundry, varied, variousAntonyms different, disparate, dissimilar, distant, distinct, distinctive, distinguishable, diverse, nonidentical, other, unalike, unlike





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