Thesaurus

mine

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mine

  1. 1 an abundant source a baseball fanatic who is a mine of fascinating trivia about the game Synonyms argosy, cornucopia, gold mine, mother lode, treasure trove, wellspring Related Words armory, repository, stockpot, store, storehouse, treasure-house; cache, hoard, stash; bonanza, Golconda, gravy train, honeypot Near Antonyms black hole, sinkhole

  2. 2 a usually concealed explosive device designed to go off when disturbed the soldiers were careful to disarm any mines they found in their path Synonyms booby trapRelated Words claymore mine, land mine; torpedo; bomb, explosive; hazard, pitfall, snare, trap; ambush, net, web


mine

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mine

  1. to place hidden explosive devices in or under the troops hurriedly mined the field before relinquishing it to the enemy Synonyms booby-trap Related Words blow up, bomb; ambush, snare, trap; attack


Learn More about mine


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a severe test

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!