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surface

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of surface

  1. lying on or affecting only the outer layer of something a surface stain on the wood that can easily be removed with a mild detergent Synonyms of surface skin-deep, superficialWords Related to surface depthless, shallow, shoal; two-dimensional; externalNear Antonyms of surface deep, deep-seated


surface

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of surface

  1. an outer part or layer the surface of just about everything in the kitchen was covered with soot after we put the grease fire out Synonyms of surface face, outside, shell, skin, exterior, veneerWords Related to surface facade (also façade), front, top; cover, covering, facing; appearance, disguise, guise, mask, semblance, showAntonyms of surface inside, interior


surface

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of surface

  1. 1 to come to one's attention especially gradually or unexpectedly no information regarding the stolen car has surfaced since the police found it abandoned on a country road Synonyms of surface come up, crop (up), emerge, materialize, spring (up), ariseWords Related to surface appear, come out, show up, turn up; chance, come, come about, fall out, go (on), go off, hap, happen, occur, pass, transpire; interfere, interpose, intervene, intrude

  2. 2 to penetrate the surface (as of water) from below a submarine surfaced on the starboard side of the aircraft carrier Synonyms of surface break, broachWords Related to surface emerge, riseNear Antonyms of surface dive, drop, drown, founder, plunge, sink, submerge, submerse


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