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in

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of in

  1. 1 being in the latest or current fashion <the in hairstyle this spring> Synonyms à la mode (also a la mode), au courant, chic, cool [slang], exclusive, fashionable, fresh [slang], happening, hip, stylish, modish, sharp, smart, snappy, supercool, swell, swish, trendy, voguishRelated Words downtown, edgy, funky; dapper, dashing, dressy, kicky, natty, rakish, sassy, saucy, spiffy, spruce; chichi, classy, flossy, haute (also haut), nobby, posh, ritzy, soigné (or soignée), swank (or swanky); elegant, graceful, handsome, majestic, refined, sophisticated, stately, tasteful, understated; doggish, doggy, flashy, gallant; dandyish, dudish, foppish; ultrachic, ultracool, ultrahip, ultraposh, ultrasmart, ultrasophisticatedNear Antonyms cheesy, tacky, unattractive, unbecoming; graceless, inelegant, tasteless, trashy, unhandsome; frowsy (or frowzy), sloppy, slovenly, unkempt, untidy; disheveled (or dishevelled), messy, mussy, rumpled, wrinkled; shabby, sleazyAntonyms dowdy, out, outmoded, styleless, unchic, uncool, unfashionable, unmodish, unstylish

  2. 2 enjoying widespread favor or approval <the in thing to do is not always the right thing to do> Synonyms big, crowd-pleasing, du jour, faddish, faddy, fashionable, favorite, happening, hot, popular, large, modish, pop, popularized, red-hot, vogue, voguishRelated Words semipopular; favorite, preferred, selected; desirable, liked, wanted; celebrated, famed, famous, noted, notorious, prominent, renowned, well-known; fabled, fabulous, legendary; leading, notable, outstanding, prominent, remarkable; important, significantNear Antonyms washed-up; despised, detested, disliked, hated, rejected; insignificant, unimportant; indistinguished, unexceptional; anonymous, nameless, obscure, unknown; inconspicuousAntonyms out, unfashionable, unpopular

  3. 3 keenly aware of and responsive to the latest developments especially in fashion and entertainment <in gearheads had already decided that the format was a loser> Synonyms cool [slang], def [slang], downtown, groovy, hep, hip, au courant, mod, now, trendy, turned-on, with-itRelated Words à la mode (also a la mode), chic, fashionable, modish, sharp, smart, snappy, stylish, voguishNear Antonyms geeky, nerdish, nerdy; dowdy, styleless, unfashionable, unstylishAntonyms out, uncool, unhip, untrendy

  4. 4 being within the confines of a specified place <the doctor isn't in right now> Synonyms attending, presentRelated Words accompanying, observing, participating; available; abounding; latent; breathing, existent, existing, extant, liveNear Antonyms departed, gone, retired; nonexistent; AWOL, truant; dead, deceased, defunct, demised; lost, vanished; belated, delayed, delinquent, late, overdue, tardyAntonyms absent, away, missing, out




in

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of in

  1. at, within, or to a short distance or time <the fielders closed in> Synonyms around, by, close, hard, near, nearby, nighRelated Words hereabouts (or hereabout), hereaway (or hereaways) [dialect], thereabouts (also thereabout); along, alongside; accessibly, conveniently, handily




in

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of in

  1. the power to direct the thinking or behavior of others usually indirectly <her years of experience with the federal regulatory agency gives her a tremendous in as a lobbyist for the nuclear power industry> Synonyms authority, clout, credit, heft, influence, juice [slang], leverage, pull, sway, weightRelated Words counterinfluence; command, dominance, dominion, mastery, predominance, reign, scepter, sovereignty (also sovranty), supremacy; consequence, eminence, importance, moment; impact, impress, impression, imprint, markNear Antonyms helplessness, impotence, impotency, powerlessness, weakness




in

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of in

  1. using the means or agency of <drawn on the wall in crayon> Synonyms by, per, through, via, with




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