Thesaurus

ribbon

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of ribbon

  1. a long narrow piece of material tied a silk ribbon in her hair Synonyms of ribbon list, strip, slipWords Related to ribbon slat; band, bandage, belt, binding, girth, strap, swatch, swath (or swathe), tape


ribbon

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ribbon

  1. to cause (something) to separate into jagged pieces by violently pulling at it over the years the historic flag had become badly ribboned by the wind Synonyms of ribbon rend, tear, rip, rive, shred, tatterWords Related to ribbon break, cleave, rupture, split; cut, gash, incise, lacerate, slash; butcher, dismember, dissect, hack, mangle



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up ribbon? 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!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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