Synonyms and Antonyms of dud
something that has failed
- Our first attempt was a complete dud, so we had to start over.
bomb, bummer, bust, catastrophe, clinker, clunker, debacle (also débâcle), disaster, failure, fiasco, fizzle, flop, frost, lemon, loser, miss, turkey, washout
covering for the human body
- Those are some pretty fancy duds you're wearing.
apparel, attire, clothes, clothing, dress, garments, gear, rags, raiment, rig, rigging, threads, toggery, togs, vestments, vesture, wear, wearables, weeds
array, bravery, caparison, finery, gaiety (also gayety), glad rags, pretties, regalia, trim
costume, ensemble, frock, garb, getup, guise, livery, outfit
civvies (also civies), mufti
couture, ready-to-wear, tailoring
activewear, loungewear, outerwear, playwear, sportswear
nightclothes, sleepwear, smallclothes, underclothes, underwear
transportable items that one owns
- You have one hour to pack up your duds and clear out of here.
belongings, chattels, effects, gear, goods, holdings, movables (or moveables), paraphernalia, personal effects, personal property, personalty, possession, stuff, things