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rut

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rut

  1. an established and often automatic or monotonous series of actions followed when engaging in some activity <I've fallen into a rut, watching television and then going to bed every night> Synonyms drill, grind, groove, lockstep, pattern, rote, routine, treadmillRelated Words daily dozen, regimen; housekeeping; custom, fashion, habit, practice (also practise), trick, wont; approach, manner, method, procedure, strategy, style, tack, technique, way; design, plan, program, scheme; convention, policy, tradition




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