Thesaurus

loom

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of loom

  1. to be about to happen <he could tell that trouble was looming when the bullies swaggered into the park> Synonyms brew, impend Related Words advance, approach, close in, draw on, gather, near; hang, hover, lower (also lour), menace, overhang, threaten Near Antonyms abate, decline, de-escalate, die down, diminish, disappear, dwindle, ebb, fade, fall, lessen, let up, lower, moderate, recede, relent, remit, shrink, subside, taper, taper off, vanish, wane; fall back, pass, recede, retreat, withdraw


Learn More about loom


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up loom? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to search out and expose misconduct

Get Word of the Day daily email!