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linear

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of linear

  1. free from irregularities or digressions in course <the bullets from early firearms were notorious for not following a strictly linear path through the air> Synonyms direct, straight, right, straightaway, straightforwardRelated Words unbent, uncurled, untwisted; undeviating, unswervingNear Antonyms bowed, rounded; entwined, kinked, swirled, turned, turning, twined, twining, twisted, twisting, veering, warped; bending, coiled, coiling, corkscrew, curled, curling, curved, curving, looped, looping, spiral, spiraling (or spiralling), wavy, winding; meandering, weaving; devious, serpentine, sinuous; crooked, zigzag, zigzagging




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