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paper

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of paper

  1. being something in name or form only <there's a paper boycott of that company's products that nobody seems to be honoring> Synonyms formal, nominal, titularRelated Words so-called; phantom, virtual; apparent, assumed, evident, ostensible, presumed, seeming, supposedNear Antonyms actual, real, true




paper

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of paper

  1. 1 a piece of paper with information written or to be written on it <handed in the correct papers> Synonyms blank, document, formRelated Words instrument, writ; filing; sheet

  2. 2 a publication that appears at regular intervals <we get the paper every morning> Synonyms book, bulletin, diurnal, gazette, mag, magazine, newspaper, organ, journal, periodical, rag, review, serial, zineRelated Words annual, bimonthly, biweekly, daily, monthly, quarterly, semimonthly, semiweekly, triweekly, weekly, yearbook; digest, little magazine; fanzine; pictorial, slick; broadside, edition, extra, sheet, supplement, tab, tabloid; newsletter, newsmagazine, newsweekly

  3. 3 a short piece of writing done as a school exercise <write a paper about your favorite author> Synonyms composition, themeRelated Words article, essay, story

  4. 4 a short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view <the papers written by the Founding Fathers urging adoption of the federal constitution> Synonyms article, composition, essay, themeRelated Words causerie; column, commentary, editorial, feature, report, review, write-up; dissertation, thesis; tract, treatise; discourse, discussion, exposition, prolegomenon, study




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