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pawn

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pawn

  1. one that is or can be used to further the purposes of another though he liked to play up his influence with city hall, he was really just another pawn of the political bosses Synonyms of 1pawn cat's-paw, instrument, lay figure, puppet, tool Words Related to 1pawn chump, dupe, foil, gull, sucker, victim; minion, stooge; lap dog, yes-man


pawn

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pawn

  1. something given or held to assure that the giver will keep a promise offered her license as a pawn that she would bring back the rental canoe Synonyms of 2pawn gage, guarantee, guaranty, pawn, securityWords Related to 2pawn bail, bond; deposit, down payment, earnest, handsel; surety, warranty; assurance, oath, promise, troth, word; commitment, compact, contract, covenant; recognizance


pawn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pawn

  1. to leave as a guarantee of repayment of a loan he pawned his antique watch in order to pay off his gambling debt Synonyms of pawn hock, pledge Words Related to pawn deposit, mortgage; bond Near Antonyms of pawn buy (back), redeem, win (back)



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