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alter ego

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of alter ego

  1. 1 a person who has a strong liking for and trust in another over the years the state's other senator became his alter ego as well as his political ally Synonyms of alter ego friend, amigo, buddy, chum, compadre, comrade, confidant, confidante, crony, familiar, intimate, mate [chiefly British], musketeer, palWords Related to alter ego acquaintance; associate, cohort, colleague, companion, fellow, hearty, hobnobber, partner, peer, sport; blood brother, brother, main man, sister; abettor (also abetter), accomplice, ally, collaborator, confederate; pen pal; benefactor, supporter, sympathizer, well-wisher; friendlyNear Antonyms of alter ego adversary, antagonist, competitor, opponent, rival; archenemy, nemesisAntonyms of alter ego enemy, foe

  2. 2 something or someone that strongly resembles another the hero of the novel is clearly the author's alter ego, right down to his receding hairline and middle-aged paunch Synonyms of alter ego image, carbon, carbon copy, clone, counterpart, doppelgänger (or doppelganger), double, duplicate, duplication, facsimile, fetch, likeness, look-alike, match, mirror image, picture, replica, ringer, spit, spitting image, twinWords Related to alter ego Chinese copy; effigy, portrait, portrayal; companion, fellow, mate; equal, equivalent; analogue (or analog), parallelNear Antonyms of alter ego antithesis, converse, opposite, reverse



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