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Synonyms and Antonyms of ilk

  1. a number of persons or things that are grouped together because they have something in common <we're looking for chestnuts and other items of that ilk for our autumn decorations> Synonyms breed, class, description, feather, genre, sort, kidney, kind, like, manner, nature, order, species, strain, stripe, type, varietyRelated Words model; sample, specimen; bracket, bunch, category, division, family, grade, group, grouping, lot, persuasion, rank(s), set, suite

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