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on

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of on

  1. 1 toward a point ahead in space or time <we really must move on now if we're going to end this meeting before midnight> Synonyms ahead, forth, forward, onwardNear Antonyms backward (or backwards)

  2. 2 toward or at a point lying in advance in space or time <he's getting on in years and doesn't see or hear as well as he used to> Synonyms ahead, forth, forward, forwards, along, onward (also onwards)Related Words before, fore, frontward (or frontwards)Near Antonyms back, backward (or backwards), behind, rearward (also rearwards)




on

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of on

  1. 1 having to do with <books on sports heroes are my favorite reading matter> Synonyms apropos, apropos of, as far as, as for, as regards (also as respects), as to, concerning, of, about, regarding, respecting, touching, toward (or towards)Related Words over

  2. 2 in or into contact with <don't lean on that ladder—you'll knock it over> Synonyms against, uponRelated Words alongside, next, next to; upside




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