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history

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of history

  1. 1 an account of important events in the order in which they happened a history of the American civil rights movement during the 1960s Synonyms of history annals, chronicle, record Words Related to history blog, commentary, diary, journal, memoir, reminiscence(s); autobiography, biography, life; epic, legend, narrative, saga, story, tale; archives, documentation, log, register, report; chronology, genealogy

  2. 2 a relating of events usually in the order in which they happened we heard the whole history of her illness in excruciating detail Synonyms of history chronicle, chronology, commentary (usually commentaries), account, narration, narrative, record, report, storyWords Related to history version; deposition, documentation, testament, testimonial, testimony, witness; annals, blog, diary, journal, log, logbook, memoir; minutes, procès-verbal; anecdote, tale, yarn; epic, saga; gest (or geste), romance; recital, recitation; case history, case study

  3. 3 the events or experience of former times history has many lessons to teach us, if only we would listen Synonyms of history auld lang syne, past, yesterday, yesteryear, yoreWords Related to history bygone; flashback; annals, chronicle, record; memoir; antiquity, long agoNear Antonyms of history by-and-by, future, futurity, hereafter, offing, tomorrow; moment, now, present, today



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