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property

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of property

  1. 1 a small piece of land that is developed or available for development bought a secluded property in the mountains Synonyms of property parcel, plat, plot, lot, tractWords Related to property patch; frontage; lease; development; real estate

  2. 2 something that sets apart an individual from others of the same kind the ability to be magnetized is a common property of metals Synonyms of property affection, attribute, attribution, character, criterion, diagnostic, differentia, feature, fingerprint, hallmark, mark, marker, note, particularity, peculiarity, point, characteristic, quality, specific, stamp, touch, traitWords Related to property badge, indication, sign; emblem, symbol, token; charm, grace; excellence, merit, virtue; eccentricity, idiosyncrasy, oddity, quirk; individuality, singularity, uniqueness

Synonym Discussion of property

quality, property, character, attribute mean an intelligible feature by which a thing may be identified. quality is a general term applicable to any trait or characteristic whether individual or generic.
    • material with a silky quality
property implies a characteristic that belongs to a thing's essential nature and may be used to describe a type or species.
    • the property of not conducting heat
character applies to a peculiar and distinctive quality of a thing or a class.
    • remarks of an unseemly character
attribute implies a quality ascribed to a thing or a being.
    • the attributes of a military hero


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