Synonyms and Antonyms of spates
- a spate of words has been published on this controversial topic
- an off-color remark that drew a spate of complaints from TV viewers
abundances, barrels, basketfuls (also basketsful), boatloads, buckets, bunches, bundles, bushels, carloads, chunks, deals, dozens (or dozen), fistfuls, gobs, good deals, heaps, hundreds (or hundred), lashings (also lashins) [chiefly British], loads, lots, masses, messes, mountains, much, multiplicities, myriads, oodles, packs, passels, pecks, piles, platefuls, plenitudes, plentitudes, plenties, pots, potfuls, profusions, quantities, rafts, reams, scads, sheaves, shiploads, sights, slews, stacks, stores, tons, truckloads, volumes, wads, wealths, yards
aces, bits, dabs, drams, driblets, glimmers, handfuls (also handsful), hints, licks, little, mites, mouthfuls, nips, ounces, peanuts, pinches, pittances, scruples, shades, shadows, smidgens (also smidgeons), specks, spots, sprinkles, sprinklings, strains, streaks, suspicions, tastes, touches, traces
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