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dove

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dove

  1. 1 a person who opposes war or warlike policies the doves were in favor of using the surplus to improve the nation's schools and not its weapons systems Synonyms of dove pacifist, peacenik Words Related to dove peacemaker Near Antonyms of dove militarist; chauvinist, nationalist Antonyms of dove hawk, jingo, war hawk, warmonger

  2. 2 an innocent or gentle person he's a dove who wouldn't hurt a fly Synonyms of dove angel, lamb, innocent, sheepWords Related to dove babe, colt, cub, fledgling, greenhorn, ingenue (or ingénue), naïf (or naif), newbie, tenderfoot, virgin; cherub, saint; mollycoddle, sissy, softy (or softie), weakling, wimp; dupe, pigeon, sap, suckerNear Antonyms of dove bully, roughneck, rowdy, tough; beast, boor, cad, churl, clown, creep, cretin, cur, heel, jerk, joker, louse, lout, slob; shark, skunk, snake, stinker; devil, knave, miscreant, no-good, rapscallion, rascal, reprobate, rogue, scalawag (or scallywag), scamp, scoundrel, varlet, villainAntonyms of dove wolf



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