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uneven

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of uneven

  1. 1 not having a level or smooth surface the driveway is uneven and collects water in several large puddles whenever it rains Synonyms of uneven broken, bumpy, coarse, irregular, jagged, lumpy, pebbly, ragged, rough, roughened, rugged, scraggy Words Related to uneven lopsided, unbalanced; inexact, unaligned; rutted, rutty, undulating, undulatory, wavy; pitted, pocked; knobbly, knobby, knurled, knurly, nubbly, nubby; burred, harsh, sandpapery, scraggly, scratchy; nonuniform Near Antonyms of uneven exact, uniform; aligned (also alined), regular, true; horizontal, tabular; plumb, straight, vertical; flush Antonyms of uneven even, flat, level, plane, smooth

  2. 2 not staying constant the level of attendance at the ballpark has been very uneven this season Synonyms of uneven changing, erratic, fluctuating, irregular, unequal, unstable, unsteady, varying Words Related to uneven capricious, changeable, changeful, choppy, fickle, fluid, inconsistent, inconstant, mercurial, mutable, uncertain, unsettled, variable, volatile Near Antonyms of uneven regular Antonyms of uneven changeless, constant, stable, steady, unchanging, unvarying

  3. 3 inclined or twisted to one side a goofy guy with an uneven grin Synonyms of uneven askew, aslant, atilt, cock-a-hoop, cockeyed, crazy, crooked, listing, lopsided, oblique, off-kilter, pitched, skewed, slanted, slanting, slantwise, tilted, tipping, awryWords Related to uneven asymmetrical (or asymmetric), unbalanced, unsymmetrical; contorted, disordered, distorted, irregularNear Antonyms of uneven ordered, orderly, regular, uniform; balanced, symmetrical (or symmetric)Antonyms of uneven even, level, straight

Synonym Discussion of uneven

rough, harsh, uneven, rugged, scabrous mean not smooth or even. rough implies points, bristles, ridges, or projections on the surface.
    • a rough wooden board
harsh implies a surface or texture distinctly unpleasant to the touch.
    • a harsh fabric that chafes the skin
uneven implies a lack of uniformity in height, breadth, or quality.
    • an old house with uneven floors
rugged implies irregularity or roughness of land surface and connotes difficulty of travel.
    • a rugged landscape
scabrous implies scaliness or prickliness of surface.
    • a scabrous leaf


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