Thesaurus

suitors

noun
plural of suitor

Synonyms of suitors

1 a man who courts a woman usually with the goal of marrying her
  • my sister finally married her suitor of six years on Sunday

Synonyms for suitors

Words Related to suitors

2 one who asks earnestly for a favor or gift
  • the inventor had several suitors for his patent, but he wasn't interested in dealing with a big company

Synonyms for suitors

Words Related to suitors

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About suitors

Thesaurus Entries Near suitors

suitor

suitors

suits

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Suitors.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suitors. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on suitors

Nglish: Translation of suitors for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of suitors for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

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!