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dud

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dud

  1. 1 something that has failed our first attempt was a complete dud, so we had to start over Synonyms of dud bomb, bummer, bust, catastrophe, clinker, clunker, debacle (also débâcle), disaster, failure, fiasco, fizzle, flop, frost, lemon, loser, miss, shipwreck, turkey, washoutWords Related to dud also-ran, disappointment, dog, has-been, near miss; botch, hash, mess, muddle, shambles; nonevent; nonstarterNear Antonyms of dud corker, crackerjack (also crackajack), dandy, jim-dandy, phenomenonAntonyms of dud blockbuster, hit, smash, success, winner

  2. 2 duds pl  covering for the human body those are some pretty fancy duds you're wearing Synonyms of dud apparel, attire, clobber [British slang], clothes, costumery, dress, duds, garments, gear, habiliment(s), habit [archaic], rags, raiment, rig, rigging, threads, toggery, togs, vestiary, vestments, vesture, wear, wearables, weedsWords Related to dud garderobe, wardrobe; array, bravery, caparison, finery, gaiety (also gayety), glad rags, pretties, regalia, trim; foofaraw, frippery, gaudery, tawdry, trumpery [archaic]; tatters; costume, ensemble, frock, garb, getup, guise, livery, outfit; civvies (also civies), mufti; couture, prêt-à-porter (or pret-a-porter), ready-to-wear, tailoring; activewear, loungewear, outerwear, playwear, sportswear; nightclothes, sleepwear, smallclothes, underclothes, underwear; haberdashery, menswear

  3. 3 duds pl  transportable items that one owns you have one hour to pack up your duds and clear out of here Synonyms of dud belongings, chattels, duds, effects, gear, goods, holdings, movables (or moveables), paraphernalia, personal effects, personal property, personalty, plunder [chiefly dialect], stuff, thingsWords Related to dud treasures, valuables; appointments, fixtures, furnishings; estate, property, tangibles; collateralNear Antonyms of dud immovables, real estate



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