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term

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of term

  1. 1 a fixed period of time during which a person holds a job or position <elected for a two-year term as mayor> Synonyms hitch, stint, tenure, tour Related Words shift, watch; go, turn; duration, standing, time; cycle, span, spell, stretch; life, life span, lifetime, run

  2. 2 a pronounceable series of letters having a distinct meaning especially in a particular field <what's the term for the odd feeling that you've experienced an event before?> Synonyms expression, wordRelated Words linguistic form, monosyllable, morpheme, speech form; polysyllable; collocation, idiom, locution, phrase; archaism, coinage, colloquialism, euphemism, loanword, modernism, neologism, vernacularism




term

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of term

  1. to give a name to <the armed forces began a rescue mission termed Operation In and Out> Synonyms baptize, call, christen, clepe [archaic], denominate, designate, dub, entitle, label, nominate, style, name, titleRelated Words brand, stigmatize, tag; denote, specify; miscall, misname, mistitle; code-name, nickname; rechristen, relabel, rename; surname




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